POCKET SIZED POLARIZED PORTABLE INSTANTANEOUS DIGITAL STEREO/ PROJECTION STUDIO 👀 (teaser post)

This is just a sneak peek at an amazing little set up that I've been using since 2019 to successfully CAPTURE side-by-side  stereo stills & videos AND INSTANTLY PROJECT THEM for group presentation. I call it my Pocket Sized, Polarized, Portable Digital Stereo Capture/Projection Instantaneous Production Studio (or something to that effect) and when it's … Continue reading POCKET SIZED POLARIZED PORTABLE INSTANTANEOUS DIGITAL STEREO/ PROJECTION STUDIO 👀 (teaser post)

Lenticular Clothing/Accessory line by Leeann Huang 👀

Here's a woman after my own heart 😉 Leeann Huang is an LA based designer/mfg of a plastic fantastic line of lenticular/optical clothing and accessories! Give her insta profile a follow! https://www.instagram.com/leeann.huang/ https://www.instagram.com/reel/Cq3PrSUJCnh/?igshid=MzRlODBiNWFlZA== You can purchase all her products right there on her online shop, which include pocketbooks, shoes, outerwear, even tees with lenticular appliques! … Continue reading Lenticular Clothing/Accessory line by Leeann Huang 👀

20% OFF LITIHOLO FILM!!!

I just figured out it's Memorial Day weekend because big sales are popping up everywhere!! LITIHOLO- The manufacturers/distributors of automatic developing holography film and plates (they are basically like polaroids, but for holography!) Is having a 20% off sale on film! use code May2023Film20 to receive your discount at checkout!! https://www.litiholo.com/

MASSIVE $250 OFF LUME PAD² MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND 2023!

Now THATS SOME WALKING AROUND MONEY! Use code MDAY at checkout to receive $250 off your purchase of Leia Inc's new Lume Pad², the GROUNDBREAKING new 3D AI tablet/3D camera https://www.leiainc.com/ I've got a ton of new articles coming out for the blog and quite a few of them note this absolutely brilliant 3D product … Continue reading MASSIVE $250 OFF LUME PAD² MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND 2023!

Tools of the TRADDDE- Lomography stick on corners

Finally! First of all I guess I figured out a relatively not that funny pun on the spelling of a word I could shove three "D"'s into. Whoo hoo. (If I think of something funnier/cooler, will retitle this, lol, but for the meantime)... HERE IS TOOLS OF THE TRADE- A NEW BLOG CATEGORY RELATED TO: … Continue reading Tools of the TRADDDE- Lomography stick on corners

The P-S ESSENTIAL LIST- Pre Cinema History

Pre Cinema History will certainly be a new addition to the PARALLAX-SHIFT Essential List, so of course it warranted a post about it here on theBLOG to notify all P-S readers and subscribing members of its awesomeness. http://www.precinemahistory.net/index.html Pre Cinema History is written and maintained by Paul Burns, who is a prolific poster on twitter … Continue reading The P-S ESSENTIAL LIST- Pre Cinema History

New P-SSC Membership Perks!

Ive said it before and I'll say it again, membership has it's privileges! I've just acquired a lovely assortment of new membership perks that may appeal to the serious stereo-photographers in our community! This handy set of professional photographic targets and charts was generously donated to the P-SCC by Highlighit Studio in NYC, which is located on … Continue reading New P-SSC Membership Perks!

READDD- “Collecting Photographica: The Images and Equipment of the First Hundred Years of Photography”

One of my favorite twitter accounts of all time- Pre Cinema History (who has an OUTSTANDING book out which I'm dedicating a post to very soon) posted a book I have previously perused through and I feel it's a perfect post to debut a new regular posting category- READDD! READDD is a new blog category … Continue reading READDD- “Collecting Photographica: The Images and Equipment of the First Hundred Years of Photography”

PARALLAX-SHIFT.com is BACK ONLINE BABY!

My apologies for the site being down the past few days.. I was notified by some potential new membership subscribers that they were having troubles purchasing a subscription recently so I had to take the website down to work on the back end and make sure that I had the right WordPress plan installed. It … Continue reading PARALLAX-SHIFT.com is BACK ONLINE BABY!

Special effects filters on the Loreo 9005 Beamsplitter

I recently got a new battery and charger for my Canon T5 DSLR so I could start taking digital stereo stills and video with it again, paired with the Loreo 9005 lens. Even though it's practically 10 years old at this point, it delivers image quality that I find suitable for my work and of … Continue reading Special effects filters on the Loreo 9005 Beamsplitter

Dollar $tore $t£r€0gRā₽h¥ #13- Stereo Pinhole Camera (updated 5/24/23)

Will be livestreaming late Sunday May 14th, in the afternoon/early evening! Happy mother's day to all the moms & kids out there, which most certainly includes YOU 🙂 When I first started on this project I was unsure if the stereo camera that I would be making, would be a dedicated standalone dual aperture stereo-pinhole … Continue reading Dollar $tore $t£r€0gRā₽h¥ #13- Stereo Pinhole Camera (updated 5/24/23)

Dollar $tore $t£r€0gRā₽h¥ #12. Viewmaster Reel Digitizer

A Viewmaster Reel Digitizer anyone can make using a coffee can and your smartphone! This episode was actually a project made at the request of my twitter (& insta) friend Dave Wynn https://twitter.com/StereoSimian?t=3uNxld3dc7RNOQHPPgBmVg&s=09 SUPPLIES NEEDED: Coffee can with a clear translucent lid Battery powered push light Thumbtack/Push pin- you might want to find something thick … Continue reading Dollar $tore $t£r€0gRā₽h¥ #12. Viewmaster Reel Digitizer

Dollar $tore $t£r€0gRā₽h¥ #11. Keepin it Realist! Smart Tips, Tricks & Brand New Projects

$$$#11 KEEPIN IT REALIST! IS CHOCK FULL OF SMART TIPS, TRICKS & BRAND NEW PROJECTS FOR STEREO REALIST CAMERA SHOOTERS OF ANY EXPERIENCE LEVEL- there's something for everyone (realist-wise that is) whether you're an old pro or are considering purchasing one as your very first stereo film camera 👀 check it out! First we cover … Continue reading Dollar $tore $t£r€0gRā₽h¥ #11. Keepin it Realist! Smart Tips, Tricks & Brand New Projects

Dollar $tore $t£r€0gRā₽h¥ #11.5- Fidget Spinner Lens Turret

https://www.instagram.com/reel/CniKd81D0Py/?igshid=NTc4MTIwNjQ2YQ== 3 Smartphone lenses are mounted in the circular cutouts of this fidget spinner via a rubber band technique illustrated in the video. The singular mount lens is actually not featured in the video, it is a magnetic toy which can attach to a smartphone with a magnetic or steel faceplate around the lens area. … Continue reading Dollar $tore $t£r€0gRā₽h¥ #11.5- Fidget Spinner Lens Turret

Dollar $tore $t£r€0gRā₽h¥ #10- On Camera Lens Hacks for Digital Stereo

  This one was a BIG EPISODE. THERE ARE 17(ish) PROJECTS IN TOTAL... The main episode is embedded first, but I made many supplimentary video and image posts to demonstrate the multitude of different projects I included in this episode. Here they are in order of mention and demonstration. https://www.instagram.com/tv/CkUmDSxjdXl/?igshid=YmMyMTA2M2Y= THIS IS THE MAIN PROJECT VIDEO POST … Continue reading Dollar $tore $t£r€0gRā₽h¥ #10- On Camera Lens Hacks for Digital Stereo

Dollar $tore $t£r€0gRā₽h¥ #9- Lego My Everything!

PROJECT LIST: A removable Lego bubble level finder that can be attached and removed onto any camera or rig set up with an attached Lego piece.. I attached it to a cumbersome twin rig shown in the first project Lego lens and filter holders for a stereo smartphone Lego lens and filter holders for smartphone … Continue reading Dollar $tore $t£r€0gRā₽h¥ #9- Lego My Everything!

Dollar $tore $t£r€0gRā₽h¥ #8- Stereoscopic Drawing Hacks

PROJECT LINEUP: Dual Pen Stereoscopic Drawing Tool Baseline Caliper Pantograph SUPPLIES: 2 identical "Math Drawing Sets", which include a compass. The compasses are taken apart and put back together to create the DUAL PEN STEREOSCOPIC DRAWING TOOL, which can be fitted with two pens/pencils to create SBS Stereo Drawings OR fitted with a RED and … Continue reading Dollar $tore $t£r€0gRā₽h¥ #8- Stereoscopic Drawing Hacks

Dollar $tore $t£r€0gRā₽h¥ #7- Holographic Chocolate

https://www.instagram.com/reel/CbVB2ymjq7P/?igshid=YmMyMTA2M2Y= On this SPECIAL EXTRA episode of Dollar $tore $t£r€0gRā₽h¥, we reveal how holographic chocolate is made 🙂 A big thanks to our friend Rico in Japan and the Chairs of the Stereoscopic Display and Application conference for spurring this tutorial to come to fruition.PLEASE watch this short preview video on holographic diffraction grating if … Continue reading Dollar $tore $t£r€0gRā₽h¥ #7- Holographic Chocolate

Dollar $tore $t£r€0gRā₽h¥ #6- Packing Tape Transparencies

SUPPLIES: B/W Photocopy or B/W laser printout of an image Clear packing tape Hand sanitizer gel with at least 70% alcohol content or rubbing alcohol Some very successful packing tape transparencies that were "lifted" from photocopies of vintage stereo cards through the method illustrated in the video below. These transparencies can be used for making … Continue reading Dollar $tore $t£r€0gRā₽h¥ #6- Packing Tape Transparencies

Dollar $tore $t£r€0gRā₽h¥ #5- Worlds SMALLEST, THINNEST & MOST EXPANDABLE STEREOSCOPE

SUPPLIES: 2 pocket sized fresnel lenses- commonly known as credit card magnifiers A coffee stirrer straw (the very thin type) Scissors Something small and thin to melt a hole in the plastic lenses with. I set fire to a bamboo skewer and blow it out and use the red hot tip to melt a hole, … Continue reading Dollar $tore $t£r€0gRā₽h¥ #5- Worlds SMALLEST, THINNEST & MOST EXPANDABLE STEREOSCOPE

Dollar $tore $t£r€0gRā₽h¥ #4- SHADOWGRAPH THEATRE

Shadowgraph performances traditionally  leveraged passive, complimentary color differentiation in traditional Red/Green, Red/Blue or Red/Cyan ANAGLYPH formats to create stereoscopic imagery cast onto a screen, wall or other surface. The traditional shadowgraph lens formatting is the opposite of what is modernly considered as to be the "correct" lens arrangement for anaglyph viewing today In my research … Continue reading Dollar $tore $t£r€0gRā₽h¥ #4- SHADOWGRAPH THEATRE

Dollar $tore $t£r€0gRā₽h¥ #3- Stereo Base-let

One of my personal Stereo-Baselets from my collection. It has a mini anaglyph viewer charm (that detaches from the bracelet and extends from eye to eye on the chain link) a compact box for holding smartphone lenses, a custom stereo camera charm, a hologram, a mini LED light for illuminating stereo slides and other stereo-photo … Continue reading Dollar $tore $t£r€0gRā₽h¥ #3- Stereo Base-let

Dollar $tore $t£r€0gRā₽h¥ #2 DIY HOLMES STYLE STEREOSCOPE

https://www.instagram.com/tv/CbLW37OjLc6/?igshid=YmMyMTA2M2Y= SUPPLIES 3- wooden rulers, if they have a metal edge even better a handful of large paper clips a pair of normal reading glasses, a +3.5 – +4 magnification works for most people, but you can adjust to your own eyesight 🙂 cardboard tape decorative stick on shelf lining paper for decoration scissors marker … Continue reading Dollar $tore $t£r€0gRā₽h¥ #2 DIY HOLMES STYLE STEREOSCOPE

Dollar $tore $t£r€0gRā₽h¥ #1- 35mm Smartphone Film Digitizer

The very first episode of Dollar $tore $t£r€0gRā₽h¥ debuted begining of April 2021 and it's still one of my favorite projects of all time 🙂 SUPPLIES NEEDED: Cardboard box with lid, at least 5" in height Xacto knife or box cutter Baby wipes pack with a WHITE snap shut lid Tape Pen, pencil or marker … Continue reading Dollar $tore $t£r€0gRā₽h¥ #1- 35mm Smartphone Film Digitizer

the Roundup 5/3/23

the Roundup is a new regular column featuring  Stereoscopic & Holographic exhibitions, presentations & related events that caught our eye, in NYC and beyond.. ONLINE TODAY! MAY 3rd 5pm CEST, Mary Friargiu from VSC Global presents IGLESEAIS Through the Stereoscope, an on location event (hit her up for details) that will be livestreamed on Instagram. … Continue reading the Roundup 5/3/23

Membership has it’s privileges! P-SSC PERK Update!

Subscribing members of the PARALLAX-SHIFT Stereo Club ALWAYS get hooked up with all sorts of stereoscopic goodies that we we can share with our community! We always have exciting gifts on hand for members and guests at our in-person NYC meetups, but we also have mailable perks for our worldwide member subscribers as well! REEL … Continue reading Membership has it’s privileges! P-SSC PERK Update!

Dishin’ with Dealers about antique stereo cameras

A little walk & talk and meet & greet! Dishin' it out with dealers in trio of takes about antique stereo cameras! Tell me a little something about... https://www.instagram.com/reel/CrtNjyAABQK/?igshid=YmMyMTA2M2Y= https://www.instagram.com/reel/CrtNjyAABQK/?igshid=YmMyMTA2M2Y= https://www.instagram.com/reel/CrtN87VgqE5/?igshid=YmMyMTA2M2Y= https://www.instagram.com/reel/CrtN87VgqE5/?igshid=YmMyMTA2M2Y= https://www.instagram.com/reel/CrtOPwuA4HT/?igshid=YmMyMTA2M2Y= https://www.instagram.com/reel/CrtOPwuA4HT/?igshid=YmMyMTA2M2Y= How about a little walk down the aisles? https://www.instagram.com/reel/CrtKbqVA1zU/?igshid=YmMyMTA2M2Y= https://www.instagram.com/reel/CrtKbqVA1zU/?igshid=YmMyMTA2M2Y= -ilicia

This just in! M Henry Jones’ & Rachel Amodeo’s independent film listed in The New Yorker’s top 100 independent films of the Twentieth Century!!

While this is not specifically stereo-news, M. Henry Jones is of course a stereographer we keep dear to our hearts here at PARALLAX-SHIFT. I just recently received the news from Rachel Amodeo that their independent film, "What About Me?" was listed in THE NEW YORKER'S TOP 100 INDEPENDENT FILMS OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY 👏👏👏👏 "What … Continue reading This just in! M Henry Jones’ & Rachel Amodeo’s independent film listed in The New Yorker’s top 100 independent films of the Twentieth Century!!

Stereo Supply Shop in Japan- shop.diamondcamera.net

How's this for instant Instagram serendipity? The other day I was contacted by a stereographer in Australia needing help sourcing realist slide mounts. He was looking for an affordable supply source after being unable to buy from a seller he originally was purchasing from in Las Vegas, so I suggested he contact the Sydney Stereo … Continue reading Stereo Supply Shop in Japan- shop.diamondcamera.net