• Memeburn
      Tech-savvy insight and analysis
    • Motorburn
      Because cars are gadgets
    • Ventureburn
      Startup news for emerging markets
    • Jobsburn
      Digital industry jobs for the anti 9 to 5!

All posts tagged "3D camera"

  • Dacuda’s 3D camera app turns your phone into a 3D scanner

    Software developers and cellphone makers are rushing to bring holographic and 3D display technology to your smartphone. Already, several devices and prototypes exist that offer such features, albeit with limited functionality. So far, the undisputed 3D king is Nintendo’s 3DS handheld console that features stereoscopic cameras that take stunning 3D images and provide a 3D gaming experience unlike anything else currently on the market (virtual reality headsets like the Oculus Rift and Sony’s Project Morpheus are not yet available to consumers, and remain confined in the hands of developers) There is also the HTC EVO smartphone, whose two stereoscopic cameras take fairly decent 3D...

  • Lynx A: the Kickstarter project for the world’s first 3D point-and-shoot camera

    It might look a little clumsy and uses a VGA camera, and yes you will look like a tourist from a developing country walking around with this, but the Lynx A is the world's first 3D modeling camera. The Kickstarter project already has more than 150 backers with a collective pledge amount of over US$62 000. Shaped like a tablet, and a big one at that, the camera consists of a 3D sensor and a VGA camera that produces 3D models of whatever you point it at. A user can choose from three types of "photography", or rather modelling: scene...