Category: Research

Falmouth University researcher Rory Summerley shares his research into the Stereo 3D tests conducted at the Cross Channel Film Lab between 2012 to 2014. You can download Rory’s full document at the bottom of this piece, and read a summary of his conclusions below. If you’re interested in learning more about Stereo 3D, you might […]

Screenwriter and project co-director Antoine Le Bos shares the passion behind the Cross Channel Film Lab: exploring 3D as the route to a new poetic and narrative experience in cinema. A fourth guest post as part of our research series.  To find out more about our Stereo 3D training scheme, CCFL Training, visit here: deadline for applications: […]

Stereo 3D consultant and CCFL advisor François Garnier shares his thoughts on the potential of Stereo 3D as a tool for filmmakers hoping to innovate with the medium at a low to medium budget; and explains how this has been explored within the Cross Channel Film Lab. A third guest post as part of our research […]

Producer and CCFL project co-director Fabienne Tsai shares her journey from making stereo 3D mistakes to reigniting a love of film with her exploration of this unique medium.

A second guest post as part of our research series, celebratingThe Third Dimension: our open programme of Stereo 3D events in Falmouth from 11-13 November.

A call to action from stereographer Joséphine Derobe as she shares her Stereo 3D journey – Let’s go beyond!

Joséphine shares her Stereo 3D story in this guest post as part of our research series, celebrating The Third Dimension: our open programme of Stereo 3D events in Falmouth from 11-13 November.

How could visual effects transform your low budget film? Pippa Best discusses some of the tools and techniques explored at our October 2012 Partners’ Workshop. How could VFX redefine our vision for low budget features?

Gareth Edwards

What are the practical tools we need to deliver great VFX at a low budget? Visual effects have traditionally been perceived as a big-budget endeavour. But our research* uncovered some handy tips for using VFX effectively in low budget films. First of all, the key areas to think about if you want to make a […]

What does the future hold for Stereo 3D films? In 2010, a small team of researchers carried out research* into the UK VFX and Stereo 3D industry. Here are just a few of the thoughts that came up in our interviews about the future of Stereo 3D at a low budget. Will Stereo 3D stick […]

How can a project like the Cross Channel Film Lab help the VFX industry? In 2010, a small team of researchers carried out research into the UK VFX and Stereo 3D industry, as we explored whether our model for a Cross Channel Film Lab could help to meet industry needs.  To share some of our […]