Independent films and artisan releases on Blu-ray 2D, 3D & 4K . . .
As seen at LA's Union Theatre, the Stereoscopic Displays and Applications Conference & the Littleton Area Historical Museum
1-disc Blu-ray 3D/2D with selections in anaglyph 3D
Part 1: "3D Town: a Look into Littleton" (2021)
Nestled in the White Mountains of New Hampshire, the small town of Littleton has a history you might not expect. For fans of 3D, this history is even more meaningful. Join museum curator Richard Alberini as you take a deeper look into the town's relationship with stereo photography and its lasting impact.
Part 2: "New Hampshire Seasons" (2021)
Go on a journey of all four seasons throughout beautiful New Hampshire in this feature-length film shot in stunning 3D. From the roaring waves to the silent snow, from the crashing thunder to the falling leaves in all their glory, it's truly a beautiful trip to take.
Over half an hour of additional material from Richard Alberini; trailers
apx. 1 hour 26 minutes
as seen at the Stereoscopic Displays and Applications Conference in San Francisco - Blu-ray 3D/2D with selections in anaglyph 3D
Part 1: "Why we Farm" (2022)
Three small New England farmers of different types tell what they do, how they got to where they are and, most importantly, what motivates them to continue.
Part 2: "Maine Seasons" (2022)
Come back home to the Pine Tree State as you explore the breathtaking beauty of Maine's beaches, forests and other timeless sites. - also includes bonus material
Blu-ray 3D/2D with selections in anaglyph 3D
1922 was a monumental year for 3D, seeing the release of the world's first two feature-length 3D movies. While the 3D version of The Man from M.A.R.S. is sadly lost, a 2D copy remains, & here it is presented in 3D via an AI conversion. Documentary wrap-around segments tell the story leading up to its' release, as well as up until the digital 3D era of 2022, a century later. Also includes bonus material such as a full stereo card story, the full-length restored Captain 3-D comics & more.
"Real Bugs: The Movie" (2019) & "Real Bugs 2: The Bugs Buzz Back" (2020) Dragonflies, beetles and ants, oh my! Take a journey to the miniature world, and get a bug's eye view of all sorts of alien creatures that exist all around us. With humor, suspense, beauty and wonder, you'll never know what to expect around the next corner! - Whether they're grooming themselves, helping each other build, exploring their surroundings or enjoying a hearty meal or sweets you'll be sure to see bugs in a new light.
1-disc Blu-ray 3D/2D with selections in anaglyph 3D
"Real Bugs 3" (2022)
The bugs are back, and this time, they're coming at you. (But don't worry, they're friendly!) It's a visually stunning journey that almost literally puts you in their world, and you just might meet a few new friends along the way. From the flight of the bumblebees to the emergence of butterflies, this is the most immersive chapter in the Real Bugs series yet! Filmed in beautiful high definition 3D.
Also includes "Stimulation" (2019) as seen at the LA 3-D Movie Festival plus multiple other shorts, featurettes, tours and more. apx. 2 hrs. 21 mins. total
Variety Tech Today (2019-present)
"Great...informative videos" - "Excellent...fantastic reviews" - "really insightful and zesty" - "should be compulsory viewing" - "I like how (he digs) into the details" - "excellent content, it's so refreshing to hear a calm and measured voice these days" - "(Jonathan has) great insight on the state of the 3D world" - "a treasure trove of knowledge" - "a natural at clearly explaining things" - "there aren't many people out there talking about this stuff with a breadth of knowledge like he has along with the ability to share it so articulately" - "He looks like the love child of Daniel Craig and Jeremy Renner if they had a baby with each other."
Now see the series for the first and only time in full-HD 3D, including 3D camcorder tests, mega-reviews of sprawling franchises, historical oddities, detailed tutorials such as how to edit and distribute 3D content, comedic shorts, the most-watched 3D-related April Fools video of the year and much more! - (over 16 hours of content, seasons 1-4)
Initially released separately, this set contains all three volumes.
Volume 1: Over an hour of vintage 3D, including several historic shorts for the first time in discreet digital 3D, plus bonus material. Includes Arrival d'un train, Max pedicure, parts of Robinzon Kruzo, some stereo cards, Cat Women of the Moon aligned from a field-sequential dub, and two manual conversions: highlights from the Superman cartoons and more. Volume 2: It's another collection of oldies but goodies, spanning multiple decades and multiple formats, culminating in manual conversions of vintage material newly restored in 4K and now in 3D! Volume 3: This latest volume includes more stereo cards, a short film about stereo cards as seen at 2022's Stereo Displays and Applications conference, real vintage stereo footage from the UK featuring Queen Elizabeth II and a computer-powered AI conversion of the classic The Lost World.
"3D: The Movie" (2018)
What really is 3D? This 'in-depth' documentary feature will take you on a fast-paced journey through history, from the early beginnings to what the future holds. Video and photo slideshows throughout showcase the beauty of 3D. Along the way, you'll also learn the basic principles and methods that underpin all things related to stereoscopic vision and presentation, worded simply for the layman but also containing much that a seasoned hobbyist can learn from. No matter your background, this is for sure: Myths will be exposed. Facts will be revealed. Besides bonus material, contains feature presentation in both universal red/blue 3D format and side by side format for 3D TVs.
Showcase your 3D display with beautiful imagery of a crackling fireplace or an aquarium, both with relaxing sound. (2 disc set)
This proof-of-concept from 2019 contains about 15 minutes of selections of vintage and current material in two formats, one for 4K 3D displays that can play back over/under in 4K, as well as anaglyph for those that can't. Compatibility is not guaranteed unfortunately due to 4K 3D not being standardized & not all devices can be tested. It has been tested and confirmed to be compatible with the following TV models: LG-OLED65E6P, Samsung UN65HU8550F and Samsung UN55JU7100. It will play in any 4K UHD Blu-ray player whether it is 3D or not. PLEASE NOTE: "4K Upscaling" players are not the same thing and will not play UHD discs.
Sourced from the previously best available copies, color corrected & with the highest quality upscale using hundreds of hours of processing. - In one of the best loved classic reunion films of all time, join the castaways of the S.S. Minnow as they finally get their shot at freedom after being marooned for 15 years . . . but culture shock & intrigue await! - If you can get past the absence of a laugh track and recognize humor on your own when you see it, you'll find the writing and acting is just as strong as back in the day. - Action & adventure, emotion & gravitas, & yes, plenty of laugh-out-loud humor await! - While the original negative for this film has yet to be restored and released unfortunately, this is still easily the best looking AND sounding version of this film available up to this point, and miles better than previous streaming versions. - Bonus: Includes episodes of other classic comedies in HD, a featurette about the history of the franchise, plus a new cinematic trailer for Rescue from Gilligan's Island.
Four and a half hours, thirty-six classic cartoons, all in pristine full-HD, spanning decades in black-and-white and color.
This series never looked better on home media, in pristine full-HD on Blu-ray for the first time ever! 13 episodes on 2 discs in color & b&w.
Every Fleischer and Famous Studios Superman animated short in order of release. Pristine full-HD looks better than previous Blu-rays sold by others that contained only standard definition.
Contains 4 classic shorts, 4 cartoon episodes & a new documentary featurette in HD.
The original 1923 classic silent epic enhanced with a high frame rate conversion for fluid movement, as well as a soundtrack and sound & color effects.
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Visit the Aloha State from the comfort of your home. From the mountains to the coast, from the sandy beaches to the neighborhoods and sights of the interior, it's a trip that's both invigorating and profoundly peaceful.
Hike the northernmost state from the warmth of your home, where larger-than-life creatures and vistas await.
Fly to the great white north and see the awe-inspiring natural wonders, cities & villages
from coast to coast. (2022, apx. 2 hours 8 minutes)
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