Spherical panoramas look great in VR; 3-D spheres look spectacular. You can create stereoscopic spheres with standard panography tools, but it takes a lot of photos, a lot of skilled work, and considerable luck. To make 3-D spherical panography really practical, new tools are needed. Read More
Speaker: Jeremy Doig, Engineering VP, Virtual Reality at Google Over the next few years, Virtual Reality technology will come to consumers in multiple forms – in imaging products, technology platforms and everyday consumption experiences. In this talk, Jeremy will outline Google’s work in this exciting field and the opportunities for creators and visual storytellers to… Read More
SPEAKER: Charles Armstrong, Product Manager, Google Street View 360 photography is evolving rapidly. DSLR–based panoramic photography remains the top–quality production workflow, but new cameras and services from Google are pioneering a future designed for mainstream adoption. In this talk Charles will share some of Google’s progress as it gears up to support 360 photography at… Read More
Antonio Victor Garcia-Serrano has been involved with panoramic image capturing since the beginning of the century and was recognised in 2011 as a Master of Contemporary Panoramic Photography. Read More
Challenges and Solutions: Shooting 360° Video around the globe with Ignacio Margelí Ferrando Read More
I’m a newcomer to the Gear VR headset, but it’s a really exciting and extremely immersive way to experience 360 panorama content. I quickly found that the stock Samsung 360 viewer app was pretty limited, but the ORBX player is much, much more exciting. For me, it’s the most exciting 360 media player on the… Read More
Will 2016 really prove to be the most significant year for VR that we’ve ever seen, or will it be another ‘Virtual Boy’ point in our industry’s history? Read More
IVRPA is pleased to announce our annual 360° Virtual Reality Photography and 360° Video conference in Québec City, Québec Canada, on May 23-27 2016 – our first ever Canadian conference! Come join us for talks and presentations from both the pioneers and those on the cutting edge of VR photography & virtual tours, 360° video, virtual reality, and more.
Capturing the Milky Way is an art. Aaron Priest has mastered the techniques of panoramic astrophotography and will share his experience with all attendees of IVRPA Québec 2016! Read More
360cities.net is the preferred publishing platform for thousands of the best panorama photographers from around the globe. Participating photographers can earn royalties from their stock images via 360Cities’ own content licensing activities as well as our exciting new worldwide distribution partnership with Getty Images.
Speaker: Cliff Dive Argon Design, based in Cambridge, UK, is an electronic product design consultancy working in a number of market areas, with a distinguished track record in multimedia, image and video processing. A combination of our video domain experience and electronics design skills has enabled us to conceive and realise a unique approach to… Read More
Using Amazon Web Services S3 to Host 360° Virtual Reality Panoramas & 360° Video Amazon Web Services S3 is an excellent solution for hosting 360° VR Panoramas, S3 is very inexpensive, easy to set up and manage, and allows easy embeds of your panoramas on other domains and websites using iframes, PanoPress, etc AWS S3… Read More
Come join us for the first ever VR OSLO event! Held in Oslo Science Park, on February 17th. We aim to gather all people interested in VR/AR technology and 360-degree video. Read More
Embedding panoramas in Facebook and Twitter timelines Embedding an interactive panorama in your Facebook and Twitter social media timeline is possible, although there are a few ‘gotchas’ and caveats to deal with. First, you have to make your panoramas available online yourself; you can’t just add them from your computer to Facebook the way you… Read More