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Aaron D. Priest Aaron Priest Photography
Aaron D. Priest is a Master Photographer with twenty years of experience in professional photography. He specializes in high-resolution HDR 360° panoramas, gigapans, and 4K timelapses of Maine. He also creates virtual tours and teaches photography workshops on a variety of topics, from landscape astrophotography to panoramas and timelapses. His work has been featured by…
Alexandre Jenny Kolor - Gopro
Alexandre Jenny, Senior Director Immersive Media Solutions @ GoPro and founder of Kolor who recently joined GoPro, creator of the most versatile action camera, will share his vision and roadmap about the future of Immersive Media Industry.
Andrey Sudarchikov Airpano
Andrey live in Kaliningrad city, Russia. In 2008, Andrey saw his first 360° panorama VR. He was I was impressed and he decide to work in this area. He currently have a huge VR experience. Shooting panoramas, making virtual tours, krpano coding, web technologies and build desktop applications. He is actually working at Airpano.
Andrew Balfour Yahoo!
Andrew spent 10 years in the music industry as a writer, performer and producer. During that time his band’s music reached over 100 countries garnering over 50,000 downloads. Through this experience he realized the powerful impact the intersection of digital media, technology and data could have on storytelling. Transitioning into the advertising industry, he then…
Antonio Victor Garcia-Serrano Zakato Interactive Imaging
I come from a background of research in 3D computer graphics. One quiet and clear day, while surfing the net, I got hooked with the fisheye magic of panoramic interactive images. That happened by the end of the 2nd millennium, and since then I have been fishing 360º panoramas.
Ben Kreunen is a scientific photographer currently working as the Technical Support Officer for the University Digitisation Centre at The University of Melbourne. He has been tinkering with panoramic photography since the late 1990s and also has interests in GIS data and 3D rendering of landscapes. In recent years he has become involved with 3D…
Boštjan Burger BURGER k.d.
Boštjan Burger (born 1966) is a Slovenian informatician, geographer, a panoramic and VR panoramic photographer and a speleologist. He was founder of the Burger.si website and had retired as computer programmer in the 1990s to become a geographic researcher on the hydrology of waterfalls. He used 360° Surround Photography as a tool in the research…
Bruce Pales 360Cities
360cities.net is the preferred publishing platform for thousands of the best VR photographers from around the globe. Participating photographers can earn royalties from their stock images via 360Cities' own content licensing activities as well as an exciting new worldwide distribution partnership between 360Cities and Getty Images. Bruce Pales is pleased to be playing a role…
Charles Armstrong Google
Charles is Product Manager for Google Street View's publishing products and services, including the Street View app, Trusted program, and camera partnerships. Since 2010, Charles has been an active supporter of IVRPA and the broader professional panoramic photographer community. Prior to joining Google, he previously launched Sphere and TourWrist as companies in the space.
Chris is a Founding Partner and 360/VR Software Architect at mettle. He is Head Developer for the SkyBox software products, which offer the most complete set of 360/VR production tools available for Adobe After Effects and Premiere Pro.
Clifford Dive Argon Design Ltd
VP Business Development at Argon Design, responsible for growing Argon Design’s consultancy business, with a special interest in Argon360, high quality real-time video stitching on a hardware platform. Since graduating from Oxford with an engineering degree, Cliff has enjoyed working on a broad range of leading edge software and electronic product developments working in organisations…
Gavin Farrell YAHOO!
Gavin is a panoramic photographer with a BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design. He was a Director on the board of the International Virtual Reality Photographer’s Association (IVRPA) from 2014-2015. In 2008 he partnered with xRez Studio in the groundbreaking Yosemite Extreme Panoramic Imaging Project. In 2010 he worked alongside Canon's "Explorer of…
Irene Vandertop Deep Inc.
Irene Vandertop is an Interactive Producer with more than ten years of experience producing, designing, and project managing in new media, TV broadcasting, and documentary production. At DEEP Inc Irene is heading the production of multiple high profile VR and 360 video projects. In 2014 she produced the Grimme Online awarded Polar Sea 360, a…
Ignacio Ferrando Abaco Digital
I'm a Spanish profesional photographer, I do 360 images since 1995... On the last years I have done many interesting projects in this area, especially on action panoramas of outdoor activities... Actually I'm working more with 360 Video.
Jeremy is the Engineering Vice President responsible for Google's efforts around Virtual Reality. Before VR, Jeremy was responsible for Chrome's Media technologies and Youtube Engineering. Prior to Google, Jeremy worked at Microsoft on Hotmail, Search and Messenger, several startups and the BBC.
Joergen Geerds Freedom360
CEO, Koncept VR / Freedom360 With a background in art, film-making, photography and art direction, and as the original inventor of the modern fully spherical video as a medium, Joergen has been evangelizing cinematic VR for the past 5 years. His deep understanding of the technology allows him to push the language of VR filmmaking…
KC Lai iZugar Studio
KC Lai, Founder of iZugar Studio. We created many super fisheye lenses for 360 video, and keep shooting seamless 4K video with just two gopro camera. Our 3D360 system is the most affordable solution that welcomed by the community.
Krill Pokutnyy, Chornobyl360, co-founder WIT. WIT company specializes in software development and integration of interactive technologies (multi-touch surfaces, Kinect, projection mapping, augmented reality, etc.). Kirill is also the co-founder of Verum Visum, which specializes in virtual reality solutions development and 360 video production. Chornobyl360 is a new immersive VR documentary about the famous meltdown and…
Luc Villeneuve 360° Image
Luc has more than 30 years of experience in the field of technologies applied to the communication industry. He is actually 100% dedicated to 360° medias and virtual reality projects. Luc is the organizer of Prague 2015 and Québec City 2016.
Martin Arnoux, is an engineer at GoPro in the Kolor software division.
Richard Broo Wemersive
Richard started his career in the music industry at age seventeen, working for a music production company in Europe. After a decade working alongside major recording companies and artists, Richard jumped into the technology sector. Richard began working for an app development firm where they created one of the first VR mobile players. After successfully…
Thomas Rauscher Garden Gnome
After starting with computer graphics at age 13, I took a detour into to electronics and databases. But, my first digital camera, The World Wide Panorama project and PanoTools reignited my interest in computer graphics which spurred me to create my first panorama software Pano2QTVR. Thirteen years later and my team and I continue to…
Thomas Sharpless tksharpless.net
Biochemist/Engineer/Panographer. Like to write software, hack with cameras, walk dogs. Ambition: to create an automatic 3D stitching system.
As the Chief Operating Officer of Freedom 360 and Koncept VR, Uli manages day-to-day logistics as well as long term strategies for two successful businesses at the forefront of the cinematic VR movement. From hardware manufacturing to on-set directing she is in charge of all facets of the operations. Overseeing pre-production, location scouting, and crew…
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Québec City 2016 Schedule
IMPORTANT NOTE: The excursion is on the May 23rd. Workshops are on Wednesday May 24 and the last talk is on Friday the 27th at 17:00.
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Call for Speakers
At IVRPA, we are always looking for speakers for our annual Panoramic Photography & Video Conference.
Qualified all panoramic photographers, related businesses, products and services are encouraged to participate by submitting a proposal to speak at our annual conference.
Québec City 2016 - IVRPA 360° Virtual Reality Panoramic Photography & Video Conference, May 23-27 2016
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Québec City 2016 News
- 360° Surround Photography applied to Geography – Quebec 2016
- 360º Cinematography: Using Panoramic Photography Techniques – Québec 2016
- Astro-Panoramas: Capture Amazing light from the Night Sky – Québec 2016
- Bridging the VR Advertising Gap – Quebec City 2016
- Chornobyl360: Creating a VR Documentary – Québec 2016
- Embracing Motion in VR – Québec 2016
- Future Vision of VR – Québec 2016
- Google Street View: Latest News – Québec 2016
- GoPro’s latest and upcoming developments in VR – Québec 2016
- License your 360° Panoramas with 360Cities and Getty Images – Québec 2016
- Live Video Stitching – Québec 2016
- New Roundshot VR Drive Metric – Québec City 2016
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