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Holography Pioneer Stephen A. Benton

In the late 1980s, Stephen A. Benton began generating synthetic holograms from 3-D digital databases. This video features archive footage of Benton and his early holograms including the iconic 3-D image of a green car floating in front of the Boston skyline. Benton received his undergraduate degree from MIT in electrical engineering and worked with Harold "Doc" Edgerton. Benton, a founding faculty member of the MIT Media Lab, also served as director of the Center for Advanced Visual Studies.

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I wanna help putting hologram projectors in house’s i have an idea i hope that my idea work’s

Posted over 3 years by Bemar M. Dayot

i have an idea of inventing the hologram projector im inspired by nature but i’m not sure if it will work i have no chance of finding out. in venting the hologram projector is one of my dream.

Posted over 3 years by Bemar M. Dayot

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