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Queen's Christmas message

The Queen said she had been "humbled" by the huge crowds who celebrated her Jubilee year in her Christmas Day message, which was filmed in 3D for the first time.

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The Queen 'embraces' 3D technology for Christmas message

For the first time, the Queen's Christmas Day message will be broadcast in 3D - a technological advance the Queen was happy to embrace.

The message was recorded on December 7. Behind the scenes footage shows how the Queen wears 3D glasses to watch back part of the broadcast. They are decorated with the letter Q made from Swarovski crystals and were worn by the Queen during a visit to a movie training centre in Toronto in 2010.

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