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  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 12, Iss. 6 — Mar. 22, 2004
  • pp: 1067–1076

High-quality integral videography using a multiprojector

Hongen Liao, Makoto Iwahara, Nobuhiko Hata, and Takeyoshi Dohi  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 12, Issue 6, pp. 1067-1076 (2004)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OPEX.12.001067


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Abstract

Integral videography (IV) is an animated extension of integral photography. Despite IV’s many advantages, the quality of its spatial images has thus far been poor; the pixel pitch of the display and the lens pitch are considered to be the main factors affecting the IV image format. Our solution for increasing pixel density is to use multiple projectors to create a high-resolution image and project the resultant image onto a small screen by using long-zoom-lens projection optics. We manufactured a lens array for the display device, and here we present experimental results on using two SXGA projectors. The pixel pitch and lens pitch of the new display are 85 µm and 1.016 mm, respectively. The multiprojector IV display device has a spatial resolution of approximately 1, 2, and 3 mm for image depths of 10, 35, and 60 mm, respectively, in front of and behind the lens array.

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OCIS Codes
(100.6890) Image processing : Three-dimensional image processing
(110.2990) Imaging systems : Image formation theory
(220.2740) Optical design and fabrication : Geometric optical design

ToC Category:
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History
Original Manuscript: February 2, 2004
Revised Manuscript: March 8, 2004
Published: March 22, 2004

Citation
Hongen Liao, Makoto Iwahara, Nobuhiko Hata, and Takeyoshi Dohi, "High-quality integral videography using a multiprojector," Opt. Express 12, 1067-1076 (2004)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-12-6-1067


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