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Somerset and Devon pony riders filmed in 3D

[chard and ilminster news]

RIDERS from Somerset and Devon Pony Club were among the first in the world to be filmed show jumping in 3D.

Sky Sports offered young riders who were competing at the Horse of the Year Show Pony Club Mounted Games the opportunity to be filmed competing and watch their performance back in 3D.  …

Bella Capel, from Somerset and Devon Pony Club, said: “Watching our team back in 3D was brilliant. It looks so real and showed us totally different aspects of watching riding on TV. …

The event finale was aired live on the Sky 3D channel on October 8 at 8.30pm and October 9 at 8pm.

For more information visit www.sky.com/3D.

See the full story here; http://www.chardandilminsternews.co.uk/news/9296915.Somerset_and_Devon_pony_riders_filmed_in_3D/

Norway prepares for first 3D production

[SVG Europe]

Next week’s crucial Euro 2012 qualifier between Norway and Cyprus on 11 October will mark Norway’s first stereo 3D broadcast, as TV 2 makes the most of OB-Team’s brand new 3D capable OB truck, HD 3, to capture the event at Ullevaal for TX on the Canal Digital platform.  …

He admits it’s a learning curve – slower cutting, working with 5 cameras instead of the normal minimum for Norwegian football of 16 (though, naturally, the production is also going to use a 2D-3D converter to take advantage of the simultaneous 2D shoot) – but is excited by the challenge.   …

For OB-Team, it’s validation of its decision to make HD 3 3D-capable. …

See the full story here: http://svgeurope.org/2011/10/05/norway-prepares-for-first-3d-production/

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