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360 video


Sep 4 2012, 3:15pm

Post #1 of 4 (179 views)
360 video Can't Post

Just found this innovative technology to view videos, which I wanted to show you. It's this 360 video where you can look around the environment while watching.

Have a look here:

(This post was edited by Chopsta123 on Sep 4 2012, 3:17pm)


Sep 4 2012, 3:22pm

Post #2 of 4 (44 views)
This is what I hope cinema's are like in 30+ years time [In reply to] Can't Post

Can you imagine sitting in the middle of a 360 screen, watching the film unfold all around you! The Battle of the Five Armies would look tremendous! Laugh

Thanks for the link Chopsta. Smile


Sep 4 2012, 5:59pm

Post #3 of 4 (42 views)
Amazing [In reply to] Can't Post

Thanks! That was so interesting I went searching to see how it's done - here's a good explanation:



Sep 4 2012, 7:40pm

Post #4 of 4 (78 views)
Glad you liked it [In reply to] Can't Post

they also have an explanation with a picture of the camera on their website here:

@Daniel - that would be a nightmare for filmmakers ;D but if cinemas have trouble bringing 48fps to the crowd, I cant imagine 360 being implemented anytime soon. Its more for the web.


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