How to view the 3D-Gallery?

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Viewing MindScaper’s online 3D-Gallery

3d glass (anaglyph)

I. General Information about Stereoscopic Viewing

II. Using the online 3D-Gallery

The easiest way to view the 3D-Gallery is using Anaglyph Glasses

MindScaper Anaglyph Glasses Standing

or any other supported stereo display method (see below).

On smartphones, you probably may also view without glasses when you chose “Parallel”-mode.

II.1 Different Implementations of 3D-Galleries

You find different methods how the 3D-Galleries are implemented. Due to the availability of different viewing methods, the 3D-Galleries are implemented in a manner, that the viewing method can be choosen and the stereograms may be explored as a slide-show.

The large range of devices makes it difficult the have only one implementation. The standard (default) implementation is the flash player implementation. An alternate implementation may be choosen and is based on html5.

The implementations are tested as follows:

OS Browser Remarks
Firefox Opera Chrome Internet explorer Safari Default (mobile)
Flash Player* windows (desktop) x x x x
windows (tab/phone) not tested
Android x no no x “Internet” A4.2.1, A4.4.2
Mac x ?Puffin Web Browser? can anyone test?
Iphone/Ipad ?Puffin Web Browser? can anyone test?
HTML5*

windows (desktop) x x x x
(no Full)
windows (tab/phone) not tested
Android x  x (no Full) layout problems x x “Internet” (no Full) A4.1.2, A4.4.2
Mac works, browser unknown
Iphone/Ipad works – browser unknown

*requirements and usage see the corresponding chapters below
State: 21.10.2015
you may report here

II.2 Method using Flash-Player

stereo gallery themescreenshot of a 3D-Galllery Topic

Requirements

  • this implementation of the stereo gallery uses the Stereo Flash Viewer
    • flash player must be installed
    • java scripts must be enabled

Usage

  • The loading progress of the images will be displayed by an animated icon.

stereoflashplayer-loading

  • It may take some time to load a thematic gallery (e.g. still life, 3d-coffee …) to download all of its stereograms on a slow internet connection.
  • The images are rezised for the web (single image max 768x768pix, double image mac 1536x768pix)
  • A control bar will be dsplayed at the bottom of the screen that allows you to choose the stereo viewing method (when cursor is on the stereo area)

stereo gallery theme with control barstereo flash player control bar (cut left)control bar (click to enlarge)

  • Choose the display method cross-eyed or parallel, anaglyph (color, half-color, blue/yellow or Dubois) or left/right interlaced (see stereo knowledge) 3d brille logo
  • You may start or stop the slideshow or click a thumbnail to display the selected image.
  • The standard stereo display has a width of 480 pixels, if you like full page view, choose below the stereo area “full page view click here” and it opens an new tab

stereo gallery full viewstereo gallery full view with control bar

II.2 Stereo Viewer using HTML5 – [1 Menue Bar Version]

Requirements

  • this implementation of the stereo gallery uses the HTML5 Stereo Viewer
  • your browser has to support html5
  • java scripts must be enabled

Usage

Buttons
Slide_Show Dropdown menu for Slide Show
Off Stop Slide Show
1 Sec. Run Slide Show with 1 sec. Interval
2 Sec. Run Slide Show with 2 sec. Interval
3 Sec. Run Slide Show with 3 sec. Interval
4 Sec. Run Slide Show with 4 sec. Interval
5 Sec. Run Slide Show with 5 sec. Interval
6 Sec. Run Slide Show with 6 sec. Interval
7 Sec. Run Slide Show with 7 sec. Interval
8 Sec. Run Slide Show with 8 sec. Interval
9 Sec. Run Slide Show with 9 sec. Interval
<< Prev Previous Image
Next   >> Next Image
Stereo Dropdown menu for the stereo viewing method
3D_Para Parallel eyes
3D_Cross Cross eyes
3D_Dubois Dubois Anaglyph (Red-Cyan) (wrong coloured)
3D_C_Ana. Color Anaglyph (Red-Cyan)
3D_Ana. Gray Anaglyph (Red-Cyan)
3D_Int. Row Interlaced
3D_V_Int. Column Interlaced
3D_SBS50 Side-by-side (50% width)
2D_Single Single Image View
L-R Swap Left/Right images
Zoom Dropdown menu for Zooming
Fit Fit To Window
+ Zoom in
Zoom out
Full Full-Screen if supported by browser
Help Dropdown menu for Help
Using 3D ? Opens the help page at MindScaper
3D-Gallery Opens the 3D-Gallery main page
Copyright Shows the copyright in upper right field
n/m n: the current stereogram
m: the total amount of stereograms
or shows the copyright

 

Shortcuts keys
Enter Full-Screen ON/OFF if supported by browser
SpaceRightArrow Next Image
LeftArrow Previous Image
A Slide Show ON/OFF
1 – 9 Slide Show Interval (Sec.)

 

Mouse (PC)
Mouse wheel Zoom in/out
Mouse Drag to left Next Image
Mouse Drag to right Previous Image

 

Touch
(iPad/iPhone/Android etc)
Flick to left Next Image
Flick to right Previous Image

Tips

Tap on the image for erasing dropdown menu in the touch devices(iPad/iPhone/Android etc).

Use two fingers for pinch zoom or scroll of browser.

II.3 Stereo Viewer using HTML5 – [2 Menue Bars Version]

Requirements

  • this implementation of the stereo gallery uses the HTML5 Stereo Viewer
  • your browser has to support html5
  • java scripts must be enabled

Usage

Top Buttons
Show_On/Show_Off state if the Show and Changing: Starting/Stopping Slide Show
Full_Screen opens Full-Screen if supported by browser
<< Prev Previous Image
Next >> Next Image
L-R Swap Left/Right images
Zoom – Zoom out
Fit Fit To Window
Zoom + Zoom in
n/m n: the current stereogram
m: the total amount of stereograms

 

Below Buttons
3D_C_Ana. Color Anaglyph (Red-Cyan)
3D_Ana. Gray Anaglyph (Red-Cyan)
3D_Dubois Dubois Anaglyph (Red-Cyan) (wrong coloured)
3D_Para Parallel eyes
3D_Cross Cross eyes
3D_Int. Row Interlaced
3D_V_Int. Column Interlaced
Help Opens Help page at MindScaper
3D-Galleries Opens the 3D-Gallery main page
Copyright Copyright and Version (last update of the show)

III. other sources

last update: 18.10.2015
published: 08.07.2015


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