Here are pointers to information about view interpolation.
project by Takeo Kanade, P. J. Narayanan, and Peter Rander,
here at CMU.
has made cylindrical environment maps from panoramic image sets
and has used cylindrical stereo to generate
pictures from new viewpoints.
See his SIGGRAPH '95 paper (available on line).
View Interpolation for Image Synthesis,
Eric Chen and Lance Williams, SIGGRAPH '93.
PDF without color figures).
work on view interpolation.
(See MPEG of face interpolation)
Rendering Real-World Objects Using View Interpolation,
Tomas Werner, Roger David Hersch, and Vaclav Hlavac,
Proc. ICCV '95,
A Novel Approach to Graphics,
Tomaso Poggio and Roberto Brunelli,
MIT AI Memo 1354, 1992.
Steve Seitz & Chuck Dyer,
U. of Wisconsin.
Stephane Laveau, INRIA, France.
Modeling and Rendering Architecture from
Photographs: A hybrid geometry- and image-based approach,
Paul E. Debevec,
Camillo J. Taylor,
15-869, Image-Based Modeling and Rendering
Paul Heckbert, 3 Oct. 95, many links fixed Sep. 99