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3D content distribution

Technical cooperation with WOWOW in a live 3D streaming of the French Open Tennis tournament

Overview

On May 28, 2010, WOWOW(Japanese Satellite Broadcasting Company) made a field test of live 3D streaming of the French Open Tennis tournament (Rafael Nadal vs Horacio Zeballos in the second round of the men’s singles) on 3D TVs via the Internet. In this test, live streaming to 3D VIERA was successfully done by using a high-quality live image broadcasting system developed by Panasonic Network Services Inc.


Recommendations

It is possible to shoot, create, and broadcast live 3D images. Virtual events can be held at satellite venues where people can watch the 3D images.

■Attract visitors to satellite venues as well as the main venue of fashion shows, concerts, sporting events, theater performances, etc.

■Participate in a presentation on non-portable, large-scale equipment, or learn about the methodology of a medical operation, at satellite venues.

■View museum displays at satellite venues.
It is also possible to create a digest from video archives and distribute it by VOD or package it in a DVD.