Our early bird discount of $50 is available until October 4th, 2023
This course is offered 2 -3 times per year and new material is frequently added to keep the course current. I also invite special guests to join us for specific sessions.
You will find much supporting material on the Ruzuku site (when you register) where you will also find recordings of the class sessions shortly after they occur.
Session 1 Holograms
Lasers, Optics and Vibration Isolation Tables
Fine Art Laser Transmission Holograms
Fine Art Reflection Holograms
Fine Art Rainbow Holograms
Guest Speaker: Melissa Crenshaw
Session 2: Part 1: Holographic Art,
Part 2: Pepper’s Ghost and why you have been deceived into thinking these are holograms
Part 1: Fine Art Holographic Stereograms
Fine Art Pulsed Holograms
Part 2: Pepper's Ghost - What is Pepper's Ghost?
History of Pepper's Ghost
Updated Pepper's Ghost
Understanding Depth Perception
Pepper's Ghost in Entertainment
Pepper's Ghost in Advertising
Pepper's Ghost in Politics
Pepper's Ghost in Fashion
Telepresence in Pepper's Ghost
Creating your own Pepper's Ghost
Session 3 Lenticular Imaging, Lenticular Stereo Displays - 3D TV, 3D Projection Mapping.
Stereo Vision and 3D movies with glasses
Early Stereo viewers
Free Viewing Stereo Images
Active Shuttered Glasses
Parallax Barrier Images - Stereo 3D without glasses
Lenticular Lens Images - Stereo 3D without glasses
Artists working with Lenticulars - Morphing and 2D Animation
Artists working with Lenticulars - 3D
Links to Web pages for artists working with lenticulars
Parallax Barrier vs Lenticular Lens
Lenticulars and Parallax Barrier Images vs Holograms
3D Projection Mapping
History of Projection Mapping
Creative Examples of how Projection Mapping is being used
Session 4: Volumetric Imaging, Volumetric Data Capture, 360 Stereo Photography, Photogrammetry, LIDAR, VR/AR/XR
Camera Arrays for Creating Dimensional Images
360 Cameras - Some issues to consider
Examples of Volumetric Capture
Volumetric vs VR vs Holographic
Volumetric Data Capture
360 Stereo photography and video
Session 5: Computer-Generated Holograms
Guest speaker - Jacques Desbiens
Links to companies making Digital Holograms
Links to Holographic artists making digital Holograms
Session 6: Light Field Displays.
Understanding Light Fields,
The Plenoptic Camera,
Light Field Displays
Where are we now?
The types of displays currently available
Where are we going?
Displays for the future - but not far away