23,977 subscribers a community for 5 years, 11 monthslast post today [+]
Cross view images, or side-by-side stereoscopy, is a cool way of seeing 3D pictures without needing technologically advanced screens or special glasses.
How To View: Simply cross your eyes halfway between the pictures until both images overlap one another (3 images total), holding your view on the central image, and with a little patience, the image should 'push' into focus and you'll know it when you see it!
View using the Reddit Enhancement Suite to faster and with less strain.
For YouTube videos: find the red 3D option, Select "No Glasses" and then select the "Cross Eyed" option underneath that. For a more detailed How To:
Try to be descriptive in the title so that we can have a searchable archive.
You can caption original content by placing [OC] in the title.
NSFW submissions MUST have NSFW in the title AND MUST HAVE ARTISTIC MERIT
Requests are allowed, but must be submitted as a text post
Be excellent to each other, and party-on dudes.
Submitters are in control of where they post their work- it is their OC.
Other 3D subreddits:
/r/ParallelView - Another free-viewing method like crossview but the images are reversed (Magic Eye viewing)
/r/MagicEye - Parallel viewing with hidden 3D images
/r/crossview_gifs (for Gifs and Gfys)
/r/CrossEyedFap - * NSFW * Site
/r/Wigglegrams - Gifs that show 3D perspecitve
/r/anaglyph - Red/Blue 3D
/r/vrsites - for use with a Janus VR web browser
Make Your Own:
How to Make on computer/with standalone camera:
For digital/drawn crossviews, Read this Infographic.
Or, pictures can be combined with Photoshop
Cymera - Android
Side by Side - Apple
WARNING: If you have any known problems with your eye muscles, it is recommend that you do not attempt this technique. If you experience any light-headedness, headaches or other symptoms, STOP IMMEDIATELY and rest your eyes. Everyone will likely experience some slight eye fatigue when learning this technique, so it is very important to rest your eyes regularly, and only look at 3D images for short periods of time. Even once you have perfected the technique, do not over-exert your eyes. You have been warned.
Remember to mark ALL NSFW sites as such, and report any and all abusive posts or comments.
If things look "reversed" (Pseudo-stereo), try http://www.reddit.com/r/ParallelView/