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How to Build a Professional Virtual Reality System Virtual Reality is all about user experience, and it is a mix of science and art. Besides the artistic side of storytelling, creators heavily rely on the camera system to capture their content. However, each system has different spec and purposes. How can we best decide which system to… Read More

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Chinese VR : Past, Present, & Future + Tips On How You Can Get Involved The latest wave of Chinese VR began soon after the west when Oculus DK1 Kickstarter began to be delivered. Nikk Mitchell, a Canadian living in China, saw a lack of community locally and started the first online forum oculus-china.com (later… Read More

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Rotational Stereo Panoramas Workshop One Photographer, one camera, one 8mm lens, and a tripod is all that’s needed to make a perfect stereo panorama. From pre-production to publication in just 15 minutes. After experiencing capture side by side, with different sensors, optics, and interaxial distances, we saw that the parallax is equal to the appearance… Read More

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From Description to Communication: Enhancing Interactivity in Virtual Reality Imaging Luca-Nicolò Vascon & Chiara Masiero Sgrinzatt will discuss using 360° highly interactive content to tell amazing stories, introduce users to immersive experiences, and involve them in the narrative through a path of discovery at the IVRPA Tokyo 2018 Conference. Four examples of enhanced interaction, four… Read More

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VFX and Digital Compositing for Virtual Reality Ergin Sanal at the IVRPA Tokyo 2018 Conference will walk through 2 projects he has recently been involved with: 1) CNN internationals first VR project ‘Challenger Disaster’, Mono, Shoot with 4* SonyA7s and 12mm Rokinon. 2) Giant set extension stereo project shoot by Jaunt One camera The topics… Read More

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The Making of “as it is”: A Grand Canyon VR Documentary 360 Labs co-founder Thomas Hayden and editor/producer Rachel Bracker discuss the journey behind the making of “as it is,” a virtual reality documentary about grassroots activists working to save the Grand Canyon from a controversial development proposal. Their talk will explore the challenges of… Read More

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What is next for IVRPA? Conference Feedback Survey, Future Direction & Call for Volunteers The International Virtual Reality Photography Association (IVRPA) members include professional photographers, programmers, web developers, designers, software developers, hardware manufacturers, artists and enthusiasts, who produce immersive experiences. The IVRPA mission is to promote the success of Professional VR Photographers. We strive to… Read More

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Facebook’s 360 team & Blend Media are pleased to be hosting a Meetup for IVRPA conference delegates on Monday 5th June. Catch up with fellow 360˚ creators and learn about the Blend Media and Facebook partnership and opportunities to work directly with the Facebook 360 team. These opportunities include training and creator events, access to… Read More

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Editing Spherical Panoramas with Affinity Photo With Affinity Photo’s release of 1.5 came the Live Projection feature that allows you to not only interact with the panorama but also edit it. You can easily move to any area to edit; making retouching a breeze. Karyn Laudisi will give an introduction to Affinity Photo and its… Read More

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Follow The Money: Monetizing VR Today and in the Future Creating commercial opportunities from technological advancements is the key to any technology becoming an “every day” part of our lives. VR is no different in that regard. We have only scratched the surface of how VR will become integrated into our business and personal lives.… Read More