3D : history, theory and aesthetics of the transplane image /

There is a blind spot in recent accounts of the history, theory and aesthetics of optical media: namely, the field of the three-dimensional, or trans-plane, image. It has been widely used in the 20th century for very different practices - military, scientific and medical visualization - precisely be...

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Main Author: Schröter, Jens, 1970- (Author)
Other Authors: Pichon, Brigitte (Translator) (Translator), Rudnytsky, Dorian (Translator)
Format: eBook
Language:English
German
Published: London : Bloomsbury Publishing, 2014.
Series:International texts in critical media aesthetics ; v. 6.
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Summary:There is a blind spot in recent accounts of the history, theory and aesthetics of optical media: namely, the field of the three-dimensional, or trans-plane, image. It has been widely used in the 20th century for very different practices - military, scientific and medical visualization - precisely because it can provide more spatial information. And now in the 21st century, television and film are employing the method even more. Appearing for the first time in English, Jens Schroeter's comprehensive study of the aesthetics of the 3D image is a major scholarly addition to this evolving field. Ci.
Physical Description:1 online resource (501 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:9781441129994
1441129995
9781441148162
1441148167