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three-dimensional

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Of or pert. to three dimensions.

three-dimensional 

Pertaining to depth perception or the illusion of depth (e.g. a perspective drawing).
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6) The use of 3-D can be seen as very much in line with this larger project: In addition to its haptic effect, it invokes the heritage of the stereoscope, a device that art historian Jonathan Crary sees as emblematic of the nineteenth-century shift to a new conception of vision as unreliable and corporeal and as signaling a move away from perspectival organization toward tactile space--issues of great importance across Sharits's body of work.
Exact figures of 3-D releases are difficult to determine, especially since some films are released in 3-D internationally but not in the US (e.
Maintaining a variety of 3-D targets is one of the club's biggest expenses, according to Anstine.
Katharina Loew's article, "Tangible Specters: 3-D Cinema in the 1910s," provides a fascinating historical analysis of "Pepper's Ghost," the pseudo-binocular process for producing 3-D effects in the absence of a visible screen.
In 3-D, you must maintain that level of concentration through 40, 60 or even 80 targets, one shot after another.
Many of the 3-D movies of the 50s and those that followed in the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s are defined by their schlock -- from "Taza, Son of Cochise" in 1954 to "Amityville 3-D" in 1983.
The economics of showing 3-D movies has been largely subsidized by the film distributors for the theaters that use disposable glasses," says John Carey, VP of worldwide sales for Dolby, which offers reusable glasses and so doesn't benefit from the subsidies.
There are major hurdles to cross, however, including an alarming lack of 3-D screens.
Beowulf" is the widest 3-D release to date, and studio execs are hoping its success will prompt exhibs to install more 3-D screens.
Wilmers, President and Chief Executive Officer of Ballantyne, commented, "We are pleased to extend our partnership with REAL D to deliver state of the art 3-D digital projection solutions to our longstanding customer, Regal Entertainment Group.
Thanks to advances in digital projection, the picture looks crystal clear and supports, for the first time, the prospect of a wide 3-D release.
Both CEOs agreed to continue to work together towards making this a 3-D movie world.