A tool for automatic preprocessing stereoscopic-video

Norbert Blenn, Niels von Festenberg, Marcel Spehr, Stefan Gumhold, Andrew J. Woods, Nicolas S. Holliman, Neil A. Dodgson
2010 Stereoscopic Displays and Applications XXI  
Stereoscopic movie production has been a topic in the making of films for a long time. However, it hasn't made it to the amateur sector. Commercially available stereoscopic cameras are too expensive for non professionals. When producing a stereo video with two separate standard cameras, synchronicity and spatial offset maintenance between the two views is a challenging non-trivial task. Even when this is done properly, the general lack of software-tools for stereo video post production
more » ... y daunts any non-professional ambitions. In this work we present a tool for preprocessing stereoscopic videos. We describe how the input videos can be converted automatically to a stereo-movie, ready for displaying or further processing in standard video software.
doi:10.1117/12.838606 fatcat:fpv74otcfvfbdhagsvca4fbndq