3rd International Conference on Stereo & Immersive Media

deadline for submissions: 
May 7, 2018
full name / name of organization: 
Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias i
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The 3rd International Conference on Stereo & Immersive Media focuses on visual and sound media renowned for their immersive features.


Stereo and immersive technologies have been widening the fields of photography and sound since the 19th century, contributing to the emergence of a progressively immersive media culture. This conference aims to bring together photography and sound research fields bridging their historical and contemporary relationship with expanded and immersive environments (e.g. panoramas, virtual reality, sound art).


The organizing committee invites scholars, researchers, artists, curators and archivists to submit a proposal for a paper presentation and/or an artistic project addressing one of the following themes:


1- Stereoscopic and Panoramic Photography; 

2- Photography , Cinema and Sound Media Archaeologies;

3- Media Arts and Immersion;

4- Architecture, Virtual and Augmented Realities;

5- Urban Sound Devices: Telephones, Headphones, Speakers and Radio;

6- Sonic Art and New Technologies;

7- Photography and Performance: Intermedia Practices



Keynotes confirmed:


Denis Pellerin, Photographic Historian and Director of the London Stereoscopic Company;


Michael Pritchard, Photographic Historian and Chief Executive of the Royal Photographic Society;


Kim Timby, Independent Photographic Historian, Teacher at the École du Louvre and Curator for a private collection specialized in nineteenth-century travel photography;


Sabine Breitsameter, Teacher and Researcher in Sound and Media Culture at the Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences and Head of the Soundscape & Environmental Media Lab.




Abstracts should have between 200-300 words and should be submitted along with a short biography.The official languages in the conference are English, Portuguese, and Spanish.

Applicants will have the opportunity to submit their papers for publishing to the International Journal on Stereo & Immersive Media.



This conference is convened by Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias in collaboration with CICANT (Centre for Research in Applied Communication, Culture, and New Technologies).


Further inquiries should be sent to stereoimmersivemedia@ulusofona.pt

Event website: http://stereoimmersivemedia.ulusofona.pt