Spherical panorama shot on March 27th 2013 in arrival area (panorama area is covered by 10m of snow under me) of Marmottes 3 Funitel. Read the rest of this entry »
For the sportive event Ultra Tour des 4 Massifs (UT4M) that takes place in the four mountains areas around Grenoble (Vercors, Chartreuse, Belledonne, Taillefer), SkiVR will showcase immersive panoramic 360º video with Freedom 360 rig.
Odoxo, media partner of the event, will benefit of complet Freedom 360 rig with cameras and accessories, loaned freely by SkiVR, to shoot panoramic video sequences of the event. Read the rest of this entry »
Range of Nodal Ninja poles extends in both directions ! Read the rest of this entry »
After few beta test versions, VideoStitch is now officially released in version 1.0, avalaible since this morning for download !
Software, avalaible in two version Pro and Extended, use at maximum CUDA technology developped by NVidia (manufacturer of processors for graphic cards). The only small inconvenient is that you need a NVidia graphic card in your computer but you can find easily some for hundred bucks that are already pretty powerful for VideoStitch.
Use of CUDA technology allows nearly real-time previews without using power of computer, all computing process being done on graphic card processor, and you get also live stitching which allows very efficient and fast production cycle. Read the rest of this entry »
At least we are nearly at the end ! It was a long work since nearly one year now and it’ll finish this week-end, we change our online shop system
This solution is lot more customisable and will allow us to offer rent services, second hand sales, and lot of other opportunities !
So our last step is final switch to new store, it’ll start this friday at the end of day (french time), and store will reopen at the latest on tuesday morning (or hopefully earlier if everything goes well). You’ll need to reinitialise your password to access at your account in new store (we transfer all accounts data and past orders, so you don’t loose history of your account with us)
Enjoy everyone the 3 days off during this week and see you back on tuesday for new store
Nick Fan presents very quickly in this video the next pole from Fanotec, that will allow to reach new height up to 9m, installed on Manfrotto tripod with special tripod adapter for pole. This is still an early preview of the product, not avalaible before few months yet !
To keep the whole setup stable, guy wire system is installed on each leg of tripod.
Perfect for really high point of view (it’s around height of third stairs).
As previously explained for launch of Freedom 360 system for panoramic video, we’ll offer starting on May 20th (we change our online shopping system on May 18th) Freedom 360 product for daily rent. It’ll allow everyone to test and discover without financial risk video panoramic video. It’ll be useful also for one time jobs without doing big investments !
Rent kit is composed of these elements:
-> Freedom 360 rig, the best product avalaible on market for easy shooting of panoramic video,
-> 6 GoPro HD Black cameras able to shoot HD video with batteries
-> 6 SDHC 64Go memory cards so you can shoot long time sessions
-> 6 USB chargers to charge all your cameras in same time (faster)
This week has seen two important releases for fan of panoramic video. It looks like panoramic video is really taking off and I guess we still have numerous new features and technologies to discover in next few months.
-> Videostitch, automated stitching software for video to get panoramic videos, is now avalaible as public beta since this week. Windows and Linux version are already avalaible (Mac version soon avalaible). Download page is avalaible on this link. It’s the perfect tool to use with the new Freedom 360 avalaible in store so you get whole solution to shoot and stitch easily all your panoramic videos. Be careful that you need NVidia graphic card in your computer to be able to run Videostitch, it uses extensively the Cuda technology (developped by NVidia) ! You’ll find here on editor website some explanations about graphic cards you can use. Take profit of it so long it’s in beta as the basic version is free for now and allows you to do already some very nice videos
-> Kolor Eyes, an application for now for iPad, is a very easy to use panoramic video player. It uses all the power of HTML5 for fluent rendering of video. The app is freely avalaible on iTunes Store and includes complete sample sequences, but you can also indicate an URL and the app will download and play the video in the iPad. Multiple projections are avalaible and it also handle the gyroscopic capabilities of iPad. We can hope Android version will be soon avalaible so everyone can enjoy the nice technology…
Short presentation video: