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Appl. Sci. 2015, 5(4), 926-941; doi:10.3390/app5040926

Study of Three-Dimensional Image Brightness Loss in Stereoscopy

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Department of Systems Engineering and Naval Architecture, National Taiwan Ocean University,2 Pei-Ning Road, Keelung 20224, Taiwan
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Institute of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei 10610, Taiwan
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Electronics and Optoelectronics Research Laboratories, Industrial Technology Research Institute, Hsinchu 31040, Taiwan
These authors contributed equally to this work.
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Academic Editors: Wen-Hsiang Hsieh and Takayoshi Kobayashi
Received: 26 July 2015 / Revised: 28 September 2015 / Accepted: 13 October 2015 / Published: 21 October 2015
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Abstract

When viewing three-dimensional (3D) images, whether in cinemas or on stereoscopic televisions, viewers experience the same problem of image brightness loss. This study aims to investigate image brightness loss in 3D displays, with the primary aim being to quantify the image brightness degradation in the 3D mode. A further aim is to determine the image brightness relationship to the corresponding two-dimensional (2D) images in order to adjust the 3D-image brightness values. In addition, the photographic principle is used in this study to measure metering values by capturing 2D and 3D images on television screens. By analyzing these images with statistical product and service solutions (SPSS) software, the image brightness values can be estimated using the statistical regression model, which can also indicate the impact of various environmental factors or hardware on the image brightness. In analysis of the experimental results, comparison of the image brightness between 2D and 3D images indicates 60.8% degradation in the 3D image brightness amplitude. The experimental values, from 52.4% to 69.2%, are within the 95% confidence interval View Full-Text
Keywords: 3D; image brightness loss; stereoscopy; three-dimensional image 3D; image brightness loss; stereoscopy; three-dimensional image
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Yu, H.-C.; Tsai, X.-H.; Luo, A.-C.; Wu, M.; Chen, S.-W. Study of Three-Dimensional Image Brightness Loss in Stereoscopy. Appl. Sci. 2015, 5, 926-941.

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