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Surround Video! Yes! SURROUND VIDEO!

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Ant Miller Ant Miller | 12:00 UK time, Sunday, 21 February 2010

In today's short film, shot at Kingswood Warren last year, Quentin Cooper is introduced to the astonishing technology of surround video.  Graham Thomas explains how in a short 'rapid prototyping' development period a small team of R&D engineers and scientists built this working demonstration of a potentially revolutionary new form of video recording and viewing.

With a mix of high tech broadcast equipment and some decidedly more 'down to earth' materials, the team have built a demonstrator that could make a profound impact on the future of what we watch.  Possibly.  We hope.

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We'll be taking a demo of this technology to Maker Faire in Newcastle in a month or so- do swing by if you're around.



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