XpanD announced that it has partnered with Weisman Entertainment Inc (WEI) to capture all of the action at the 60th annual Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance in native 3D for future television and VOD broadcast.
According to the statement, held annually on the third Sunday in August on the 18th fairway at Pebble Beach Golf Links, the Concours d’Elegance brings together 175 of the world’s most prized cars and motorcycles in a contest rewarding style, merit and historical accuracy.
Unedited press release follows:
XpanD Partners With Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance To Deliver 3D Production Of 60th Anniversary Event In Style
LOS ANGELES, California – On August 15th in one of the world’s most prestigious events bringing together performance and style, global 3D leader XpanD in partnership with Weisman Entertainment Inc (WEI) will be capturing all the action at the 60th annual Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance in native 3D for future television and VOD broadcast. The 3D production will be distributed across television broadcast and other entertainment outlets around the world for luxury and classic car & motorcycle enthusiasts to experience the depth, detail and beauty of the vehicles.
“XpanD is honored to participate with the Concours d’Elegance to portray the world-class craftsmanship of each vehicle in more detail than ever before. The 3D broadcast of this historic event will present fans across the globe with a deep, rich visual experience that is comparable to being at the event,” stated XpanD CEO Maria Costeira.
Held annually on the third Sunday in August on the world-renowned 18th fairway at Pebble Beach Golf Links, the Concours d’Elegance brings together 175 of the world’s most prized cars and motorcycles in a contest rewarding style, merit and historical accuracy.
With XpanD’s development of its Universal 3D Glasses, the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance also demonstrates XpanD’s commitment to developing content that will help drive the worldwide adoption of 3D technology for the home.
“XpanD has been working around the clock to offer 3D enthusiasts of sports, shows and events a front-row seat in the comfort and convenience of their own home. 3D is not just for eye-popping, in-your-face thrills; we can now utilize the technology to provide beautiful, in-depth visual detail, whether it’s a classic car, motorcycle, fashion show or sporting event,” said Ami Dror, Chief Strategy Officer, XpanD.
“Weisman Entertainment is honored to partner with such a cutting-edge and technologically advanced company as XpanD,” said Ned Weisman, President of Weisman Entertainment, Inc. and Executive Producer of the Concours d’Elegance production. “XpanD’s Universal 3D glasses will ensure that the viewer experiences the beauty and excitement of this event as if they were actually standing on the majestic 18th fairway in Pebble Beach.”
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The global leader in the 3D market, XpanD Universal 3D Glasses are the only 3D glasses that work with all the 3DTV brands and models, 3D computers, 3D gaming consoles and cinema. Its 3D glasses are affordable for cinema owners and home users while providing 3D quality that was originally available only at a professional cost. XpanD has the extraordinary combination of experienced and visionary leadership, state-of-the-art technology, and economies of scale that will provide a backbone for the cinema and consumer electronics industries as they further transition into the 3D future. X6D Limited is a global company whose products and services are marketed under the XpanD brand name. XpanD was created by industry veterans in theatrical exhibition, entertainment, film production and distribution, and specialty film and digital technologies and is funded by a European investment fund. XpanD technology is used by over 3,000 3D cinemas in more than 50 countries and is the 3D solution of choice for post-production houses, educational and professional 3D applications. XpanD designs, manufactures and OEMs a range of consumer electronics 3D solutions that are driving the 3D revolution.