Sunday, July 24, 2016
TECHNIQUE: Close Up Shot in 360 Video
360 cameras have an ultrawide focal length, which is great for capturing scenery. However, sometimes you want to show a close up view of the subject. If you bring the 360 camera closer to the subject, they'll appear distorted.
One solution is to overlay a shot from another camera with a telephoto lens. That's the approach used in this short video by InStyle, showing a modeling shoot of popular Indian actress Priyanka Chopra.
In the video, you can see close up photos and videos of Priyanka, which were overlaid on the 360 video, giving viewers a close-up view within the 360 video.
Here's the video: