Here's a new video from the Z Cam S1, this time in the Sahara desert. Update: new video added February 6.
Saturday, February 4, 2017
Friday, February 3, 2017
Playstation 4's system software 4.5 beta adds 3D Blu-Ray playback when using the Playstation VR! Official announcement here.
To use the Beta, you have to register as a beta user using your Playstation Network ID. Here's the link to do that. You'll then get notified if you got selected.
TwoEyes VR is the most affordable fully spherical 3D 360 camera. They posted a couple of new 3D 360 videos, including a low light test. Check out the new sample videos.
Thursday, February 2, 2017
Kodak Pixpro Europe posted a comment on their Facebook page giving a more specific release timeframe for the highly-anticipated Orbit360.
RE:Lens is a plug-in for Adobe Premiere Pro or After Effects that has several features for 360 videos, including horizon leveling / spherical stabilization.
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Wednesday, February 1, 2017
The Kodak PIXPRO Orbit360 is one of the most highly anticipated 360 cameras in recent memory. If you're not in the US, you might be concerned about being able to order it because the Kodak PIXPRO store only allows you to specify the United States or United States' minor outlying islands for the shipping and billing address. Fortunately, you can order the Orbit360 even if you're not in the US. Here's how.
You can move titles and other objects around your 360 video while preserving their correct proportions using Magix Movie Edit Pro Plus (or Premium) 2017. Here's a demo and a tutorial.
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Tuesday, January 31, 2017
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Here is a preliminary review of Kodak Pixpro's new monopod with tripod stand (previewed here), a monopod designed specifically for the SP360 family of cameras and other 360 cameras.
You can use a 360 camera to simulate several conventional cameras for a multicam video that looks like it was shot by a whole camera crew. Here's a sample, and here's how to do it.
Monday, January 30, 2017
Play HTC Vive games and add positional tracking to your mobile VR headset with Nolo VR, now available on Kickstarter
Nolo VR is now available on Kickstarter! It's on track to meet its crowdfunding goal on its very first day. Update: it's now fully funded on its very first day.
If you have a 360 camera, Google Photos has several features that can help improve your 360 photo workflow, such as backing up your 360 photos automatically and allowing you to make reversible changes to them while preserving the 360 metadata. And it's free!
Sunday, January 29, 2017
I just finished my first 360 live stream on Twitter and Periscope and it went better than I expected! Here's how to use Periscope360 (aka Periscope Live 360), and my impressions.