Historical Timeline of 3D Technological Advances

Autostereoscopic Technological Advances

First Parallax Barrier Photograph

1903

First Parallax Barrier Movie

1941

Invention of Autostereograms

1979

Autostereoscopic Displays R&D

1990

Important Events

First Photograph

1826

First Motion Picture Camera

1887

Lenticular Lens Technology Research

1920

First Television

1926

End of Analog Broadcasting in the U.S.

2009

Premire of 3D Movie Avatar

2009

First 3D TV Stations

2010

Blu Ray 3D

2010

Stereoscopic Technological Advances

Invention of the Stereoscope

1838

First Stereoscopic Photograph

1840

Invention of the Lenticular Stereoscope

1847

Stereoscopic Movie Patent

1894

Printed Anaglyphs

1901

First Teleview (Shutter Glasses) Movie

1922

First Anaglyph Movie

1922

Invention of the View-Master

1938

First Polarization Glasses Movie

1939

Stereoscopic TV Demonstrated

1946

First Stereograms

1960

First 3D IMAX Movies

1986

First Commercial 3D TVs

2010