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  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 13, Iss. 1 — Jan. 10, 2005
  • pp: 315–326

3D integral imaging using diffractive Fresnel lens arrays

Mathias Hain, Wolff von Spiegel, Marc Schmiedchen, Theo Tschudi, and Bahram Javidi  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 13, Issue 1, pp. 315-326 (2005)

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We present experimental results with binary amplitude Fresnel lens arrays and binary phase Fresnel lens arrays used to implement integral imaging systems. Their optical performance is compared with high quality refractive microlens arrays and pinhole arrays in terms of image quality, color distortion and contrast. Additionally, we show the first experimental results of lens arrays with different focal lengths in integral imaging, and discuss their ability to simultaneously increase both the depth of focus and the field of view.

© 2005 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(100.6890) Image processing : Three-dimensional image processing
(110.6880) Imaging systems : Three-dimensional image acquisition

ToC Category:
Research Papers

Original Manuscript: November 9, 2004
Revised Manuscript: December 27, 2004
Manuscript Accepted: January 3, 2005
Published: January 10, 2005

Mathias Hain, Wolff von Spiegel, Marc Schmiedchen, Theo Tschudi, and Bahram Javidi, "3D integral imaging using diffractive Fresnel lens arrays," Opt. Express 13, 315-326 (2005)

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