Vienna 2017

The International Virtual Reality Photography Association Conference


Welcome to Vienna 2017 IVRPA Conference!

Vienna 2017 - IVRPA 360° Virtual Reality Panoramic Photography & 360° Video Conference, June 3-6 2017
IVRPA returns to Europe with our 12th annual 360° VR Photography Conference

Vienna, Austria is one of Europe's oldest and most historic cities, home to centuries of innovation in art, science, and culture, and Vienna will now host the innovators and pioneers of Virtual Reality Photography & 360° Video.

Our 12th annual Conference will feature 4 days of talks, workshops, panels, exhibitors and other events where you will learn from and meet the leaders of the VR industry.


Vienna 2017 News

Zakato Talk Photo 1600x800 04 A Panoramic Workflow for Stereoscopic 3D 360º Cinematic Productions – Vienna 2017 - A Panoramic Workflow for Stereoscopic 3D 360º Cinematic Productions In this talk, Antonio will go through his latest S3D360 production, a commercial short movie, and will cover the whole creation pipeline while giving some technical insights on his particular use of classic panoramic tools for stereo 360 video creation. The growing use of head mounted… Read More
IVRPA2017 IZugar Banner iZugar: Pick the Right Tools for your Virtual Reality Work – Vienna 2017 - Pick the right tools for your VR work At the last IVRPA we talked about how do we raise the game from a small action cam with MFT systems. VR gears had a rapid development in the last year, both hardware and software, but there is still no silver bullet for all challenging scenario: low… Read More
Extreme Situations 360° Video Production in Extreme Situations – Vienna 2017 - Using helmet and eagle cams, the team at noVR is elevating Austrian tourism to new heights. In Matthias Orther's talk you will discover the latest innovations and techniques they have produced and used to capture their stunning ‘FPV’ 360 imagery, and you'll experience a ski adventure with lots of powder. Read More
Bredenfeld-astro-pano1 Astrophotography & 360 Degree Panoramas – Vienna 2017 - Thomas Bredenfeld will talk about the production of high quality night sky panoramas and will discuss the challenges, technical aspects and trade-offs of where panoramic and astro photography meet. Read More
Andraz Muljavec From Para- to Panoplegic: Mastering VR Panoramas from a Wheelchair – Vienna 2017 - Photography Saved my Life Andraz Muljavec relates his inspiring story of how after an accident in 2009 he became a passionate student of photography. During his talk he will share his journey and some of the adaptations he has made to overcome the challenges of panoramic photography from a wheelchair. http://www.fotomorgana.si http://www.fotomorgana.si/360-panorame Presented by:
Creator Stories & Insights: Panel Discussion – Vienna 2017 - Hear from leading 360˚ creators as they share their stories, insights, tips and thoughts on the future of the format. Includes creator Q&A. https://wemersive.com/ http://www.luftpano.de/ http://www.xrez.com/ http://www.roxanneshewchuk.com/ Wemersive Aerofotografie xRez Studio Roxanne Shewchuk Photography Hosted by: Panelists:
03 Sphere The World’s First Virtual Reality HDR Pipeline – Vienna 2017 - Virtual Reality HDR Pipeline in Action at The Icarus Cup In the past decade, the industry has been working on specific procedures to capture and broadcast HDR imagery. In April 2013, the adoption of the ISO H.265 standard and the 10-bit HEVC format allows the encoding of HDR videos at a rate compatible with the… Read More
Holodeck Illustrated Panoramas 101 – Vienna 2017 - Workshop: Learning the Process of Panorama Illustration In this workshop presented by Tessa Schlechtriem you will discover how to create your very own illustrated panorama through various methods and approaches. What to bring: Laptop with relevant software (PTGui or Hugin, Photoshop, Flaming Pear plugin for Photoshop) *Please have installed before the workshop. Optional: - Ricoh Theta S… Read More
FrontpageFeature LiveSYNC & SPOT: Ultimate Tools to Showcase and Monetize your 360/Virtual Reality Content – Vienna 2017 - LiveSYNC & SPOT - Ultimate Tools to Showcase and Monetize your 360/VR Content In this session Juha Kela from Finwe will tell you about the latest innovations to present and showcase your 360/VR content with ease. LiveSYNC gives you new ways to control and monitor 360/VR presentations. You can select the videos, see what the… Read More
Ivrpa-vienna-2017-live IVRPA Vienna 2017 :: Live Video Stream Archive - Below is the archived live video stream from the IVRPA Vienna 2017 360° VR Photography & 360° Video Conference, these are temporary links and all presentations will be posted separately with higher quality when final videos are ready full conference schedule is here - https://ivrpa.org/event/vienna-2017/program/
Ivrpa2017-forgejs-workshop ForgeJS: The Ultimate Open-Source Framework to Create Immersive Experiences – Vienna 2017 - ForgeJS Workshop: Want to shape your 360-degree content into fully immersive and interactive VR experiences? GoPro introduced ForgeJS, an open source set of tools to let you build the most immersive experiences out of your 360-degree content. ForgeJS enables VR creators to dive deeper into the art of immersive storytelling. Beyond just sharing 360-degree videos,… Read More
SAAM2 Volumetric Virtual Reality From Photos to Room-scale – Vienna 2017 - Greg Downing's talk will present technical and other details on the production of the Framestore collaboration with Intel and the Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM) to explore new opportunities through virtual reality at 2017’s Consumer Electronic Show (CES). Read More

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