Question: Does IMAX 3d Need Glasses?

No.

If you wear the 3D glasses the images will appear to come at you or your lap.

But if you look at the same screen without the 3D glasses the images will make you feel like you are seeing double -overlapping images.

However often an IMAX movie available in 3D and also without 3D.

Is there a difference between 3d glasses and IMAX 3d glasses?

The glasses for IMAX Digital 3D are larger to accommodate for the larger screens while the RealD 3D are just the standard size of 3D glasses. The audio in the IMAX 3D is uncompressed and therefore seems to be of a better quality as opposed to RealD 3D whose specifications on sound are not standard but vary by theatre.

Can you watch 3d movies with glasses?

Watching a regular movie with 3D glasses on won’t create a 3D effect. Enjoying a 3D film or TV show can be more difficult if you wear glasses, but it isn’t impossible. There are several options available for those with glasses. Even if you must wear glasses, you can still watch 3D movies.

What’s the difference between IMAX and IMAX 3d?

Unique to IMAX is its huge screen, which is bigger than any other format, up to 40% larger, and it uses an aspect ratio that’s taller than other theaters. With some movies, this means you’re seeing more of the image instead of black bars on the top and bottom of the frame. Like Dolby, some theaters also offer IMAX 3D.