CONTENT PRODUCTION AND PLAYOUT FOR SURROUND SCREENS

Register WIPO Patent
Application Number US2019067406
Publication Number 2020/132200
Status In Force
Filing Date 2019-12-19
Publication Date 2020-06-25
Owner WARNER BROS. ENTERTAINMENT INC. (USA)
Inventor
  • Zink, Michael
  • Abhyankar, Prashant
  • Nguyen, Ha
  • Allison, Pamela
  • Smith, Michael

Abstract

Methods and apparatus for generating and configuring video content for surround screens include repurposing archive content and producing new content. Applications for the method include surround projection systems in cinemas, autonomous vehicles, home theaters, clubs, shops or other spaces for displaying content; and surround content for use with virtual reality headgear.

IPC Classes  ?

  • H04N 21/414 - Specialised client platforms, e.g. receiver in car or embedded in a mobile appliance
  • H04N 21/41 - Structure of client; Structure of client peripherals
  • H04N 21/218 - Source of audio or video content, e.g. local disk arrays
  • H04N 21/81 - Monomedia components thereof