For a truly interactive television viewing experience, look no further than FTV. Though practical applications may be years away, the technology does look very promising. Continue reading to see more.


Developed by Japanese researchers, Free Viewpoint Television is a video system that makes use of multiple cameras to allow viewers to interactively change the viewpoint and generate dynamic scenes from any 3D position in real-time. The outputted video (MVV) is then compressed and can be viewed with any 3D-capable display.