Abstract

The influence of the diffraction limit on the field of view of three-dimensional integral imaging (InI) systems is estimated by calculating the resolution of the InI system along arbitrarily tilted directions. The deteriorating effects of diffraction on the resolution are quantified in this manner. Two different three-dimensional scenes are recorded by real/virtual and focused imaging modes. The recorded scenes are reconstructed at different tilted planes and the obtained results for the resolution and field of view of the system are verified. It is shown that the diffraction effects severely affect the resolution of InI in the real/virtual mode when the tilted angle of viewing is increased. It is also shown that the resolution of InI in the focused mode is more robust to the unwanted effects of diffraction even though it is much lower than the resolution of InI in the real/virtual mode.

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2012

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Z. Kavehvash, K. Mehrany, S. Bagheri, "Spatial frequency multiple access technique in three-dimensional integral imaging," J. Display Technol. 8, 138-144 (2012).

2009

M. Cho, B. Javidi, "Free view reconstruction of three-dimensional integral imaging using tilted reconstruction planes with locally nonuniform magnification," J. Display Technol. 3, 345-349 (2009).

2008

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M. Martinez-Corral, B. Javidi, R. Martinez-Cuenca, G. Saavedra, "Integral imaging with improved depth of field by use of amplitude-modulated microlens arrays imaging," Appl. Opt. 43, 5806-5813 (2004).

S. Hong, J. Jang, B. Javidi, "Three-dimensional volumetric object reconstruction using computational integral imaging," Opt. Express 12, 483-491 (2004).

2003

2001

1998

H. Hoshino, F. Okano, H. Isono, I. Yuyama, "Analysis of resolution limitation of integral photography," J. Opt. Soc. Amer. A 15, 2059-2065 (1998).

1908

G. Lippmann, "La photographic integrale," Comtes-Rendus 146, 446-451 (1908).

3D Res. Exp.

S. Shi, P. Gioia, G. Madec, "High performance computational integral imaging system using multi-view video plus depth representation," 3D Res. Exp. 3, 1-9 (2012).

Appl. Opt.

Comtes-Rendus

G. Lippmann, "La photographic integrale," Comtes-Rendus 146, 446-451 (1908).

J. Display Technol.

M. Cho, B. Javidi, "Free view reconstruction of three-dimensional integral imaging using tilted reconstruction planes with locally nonuniform magnification," J. Display Technol. 3, 345-349 (2009).

J. Display Technol.

Y. Hwang, S. Hong, B. Javidi, "Free view 3-D visualization of occluded objects by using computational synthetic aperture integral imaging," J. Display Technol. 5, 64-70 (2007).

Z. Kavehvash, K. Mehrany, S. Bagheri, "Spatial frequency multiple access technique in three-dimensional integral imaging," J. Display Technol. 8, 138-144 (2012).

J. Opt. Soc. Amer. A

Z. Kavehvash, M. Martinez-Corral, K. Mehrany, S. Bagheri, G. Saavedra, H. Navarro, "Three-dimensional resolvability in an integral imaging system," J. Opt. Soc. Amer. A 29, 525-530 (2012).

J. Opt. Soc. Amer. A

H. Hoshino, F. Okano, H. Isono, I. Yuyama, "Analysis of resolution limitation of integral photography," J. Opt. Soc. Amer. A 15, 2059-2065 (1998).

J. Soc. Inf. Display

S. Tang, Y. Wang, H. Deng, C. Ji, Q. Wang, "Double-viewing-zone integral imaging 3D display without crosstalk based on a tilted barrier array," J. Soc. Inf. Display 21, 198-202 (2013).

Opt. Express

R. Martinez-Cuenca, G. Saavedra, M. Martinez-Corral, B. Javidi, "Enhanced depth of field integral imaging with sensor resolution constraints," Opt. Express 12, 5237-5242 (2004).

S. Jung, J. Park, H. Choi, B. Lee, "Viewing-angle-enhanced integral three-dimensional imaging along all directions without mechanical movement," Opt. Express 11, 1346-1356 (2003).

S. Hong, J. Jang, B. Javidi, "Three-dimensional volumetric object reconstruction using computational integral imaging," Opt. Express 12, 483-491 (2004).

Opt. Express

Opt. Lett.

Other

E. Hecht, Optic (AWL, 2002) pp. 594-600.

J. W. Goodman, Introduction to Fourier Optics (McGraw-Hill, 1996) pp. 108-114.

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