Facebook To Purchase Oculus VR for $2B

MENLO PARK, Calif., March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Facebook today announced that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire Oculus VR, Inc., the leader in immersive virtual reality technology, for a total of approximately $2 billion. This includes$400 million in cash and 23.1 million shares of Facebook common stock (valued at $1.6 billion based on the average closing price of the… [Continue Reading]

LA Science and Engineering Fair – March 28-29 at the Pasadena Convention Center

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The Los Angeles County Science Fair provides a yearly setting for middle and high school students to show off their investigative skills and creativity to compete for medals, special awards and scholarships. Students not only receive recognition for their projects but the Science Fair nurtures student interest in various scientific and engineering fields. Every year,… [Continue Reading]

Screening of “RUN” w/Q&A Saturday, March 15th

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LA 3-D Club To Present Award Winning 3-D Feature RUN Saturday, March 15th, 2pm at the Downtown Independent RUN is a fast paced, coming-of-age crime thriller, about seventeen year old, street smart Daniel who is self taught, and unknowingly adept at Parkour, a physical discipline of training to overcome any obstacle within one’s path by… [Continue Reading]

3-D Trailer Park – Sunday, January 19th, 2014

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Join us as we take a look at a variety of trailers from recent and upcoming 3-D Hollywood features FREE for current LA3DClub members $5 at the door for non-members (admission is waived with USC Student ID) 3-D Trailer Park Sunday, January 19th, 2014, 2pm Downtown Independent Theater 251 S. Main St., Los Angeles, CA… [Continue Reading]

Happy New Year!

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DOUBLE-FEATURE 3-D MOVIE REVIEW: “FREE BIRDS” AND “GRAVITY”

I had the pleasure recently of attending two 3-D movies on the same day, with about an hour and a half between them to digest the first before becoming absorbed in the second.  Both were commendable, but entirely different in practically every way imaginable, dramatically illustrating the huge palette of writing and production tools available… [Continue Reading]

Review: “Flight of the Butterflies” a MUST SEE!

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Whether or not you are familiar with the amazing story of the Monarch Butterfly and its super-generation that migrates from Canada to Mexico, the factual story of how this migration was discovered and proven should enthrall the most jaded documentary movie goer.  But best of all, in this giant screen IMAX production, currently being shown on the… [Continue Reading]

Hollywood Exhibition Entry Period is Closed

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The 55th Hollywood International Stereo Exhibition – 2013 All stereo photographers are invited to enter the annual Hollywood Exhibition The Hollywood Exhibition is a photography contest sanctioned by PSA (meaning acceptances and awards count towards PSA star ratings and other honors).  It is open to everyone, whether or not they are members of the PSA, the… [Continue Reading]

An Afternoon With Bob Burns – A Halloween Legend In 3-D!

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An Afternoon With Bob Burns – A Halloween Legend In 3-D! Sunday, October 20th, 2:00 pm at the Downtown Independent Join Bob Burns, legendary Halloween haunter and original Ghost Buster (Tracy the Gorilla from Filmation’s “The Ghost Busters”) as he revisits his monster memories from the last 60 years, as captured in 3-D photos. Bob… [Continue Reading]

Poppy: 3-D for your iPhone

A big THANK YOU to Ethan Lowry for coming down from Santa Barbara to demonstrate the prototype of his new 3-D device, the POPPY at our June meeting last week. The POPPY is an optical device that turns an iPhone into a combination 3-D camera and viewer. Ethan hopes to have the device in production… [Continue Reading]

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