Video Quality Experts Group (VQEG)

Immersive Media Group (img@vqeg.org)

Mission:

Quality assessment of immersive media, including virtual reality, augmented reality, stereoscopic 3DTV, multiview

Goals:

Baseline quality assessment of today’s systems

Subjective test methods, presentation requirements, and quality of experience guidelines 

Technologies:

Light field processing also called plenoptic (e.g., interactive refocusing, changing point-of-view)

Systems with and without feedback (in response to the viewer's actions):

Displays ranging from small devices to theater screens

Multiview technologies, including full parallax

Projects:

1. 3DTV Subjective Methods

Project leadMarcus Barkowsky 

The goal is to define suitable methodologies for subjective quality assessment of stereoscopic 3D video:

This project was instrumental in the development of ITU Recommendations ITU-T Rec. P.914, P.915, and P.916.

History:

The immersive media group is the successor to the 3DTV group.


Co-Chairs: Phil Corriveau, Jesus Gutierrez and Zhenzhong Chen

VQEG is Co-Chaired by: Arthur Webster and Margaret Pinson, NTIA/ITS and Kjell Brunnström, Acreo
The VQEG website is hosted by ITS