Top Stories
 
Read More
6336dirrogate_VR_heatmap_youtube
 
Read More
41090180VR_headache
 
Read More
5268219264503_10213404318729370_6423321401864046370_o

 
Read More
18720Alien_Covenant_VR_realism
 
Read More
8784Beat_piracy_with_VR_background
 
Read More
7272ottvsummit_2017_vr_discussion

 
Read More
24480brothers_keeper_unsynced_cam_b_w_ana_@cly3d
 
Read More
46728NuVision
 
Read More
15768Reframing_360_to_regular_video

 
Read More
9864Insta_ROI_cinematic_VR
Posts Tagged ‘Cinematic VR’
Most Recent
 
Read More
June 20, 2017

Understanding stereoscopic VR video and VR cameras.

Anaglyph images – A Stereographer’s swiss knife:

This will be a slightly more technical article than what’s usually found on the RealVision site, and will seek to equally learn and answer questions as we move from traditional “Framed” Stereoscopic movies to what can be considered the minimum to qualify as video based “VR”: recording the ‘depth channel’

But first, a disclaimer, acknowledgement and notice: Footage, screengrabs and imagery is from the InstaPRO 360 site, freely available for download :here:  The footage used, was noted by the manufacturers as being from a pre-release camera, but now [...]

52682
 
Read More
May 25, 2017

Beat Movie and OTT Content Piracy with VR

NETFLIX WON’T PAY RANSOM – STREAM AWAY!

…is the bold stance and headline that made news recently when Orange is the new Black got pirated, and a ransom demand made. That, was indeed a bold move by Netflix to not give in, and as streaming media analyst Dan Rayburn of Frost & Sullivan stated on Wired:

The joy of binge-worthy TV hinges on knowing that other people also binge. A water cooler that only the Pirate Bay gathers around defeats the purpose.

8784
 
Read More
March 26, 2017

On being VR’s “keeper” a.k.a, Hollywood’s still learning VR.

 

Graduated Stereo falloff in 360 – How to do it right:

As far back as 2014 (that’s like 10 in VR dog years), I’d described how graduated stereo falloff, could be used as a narrative storytelling tool for Cinematic VR. It’s safe to say that in 2014 everyone was learning VR. Even then, what I specifically had in mind is – you fade to black or cut to the next scene as your on-screen talent moves toward the 180 degree mark.

In the opening scenes of “My Brother’s Keeper” what we get is not even 180 degrees of stereoscopic VR while the rest of the scene is completely flat. This goes a lot against [...]

24480
 
Read More
February 21, 2017

Roundup of the latest Cinematic VR experiences: Feb 20th 2017

Text version below, for clarity:

Fifty Shades Darker: Masquerade Ball

46728
Essential Reading: Think in 3D
VR Film Production?

SkyBox Studio for VR production

VR Filmmaking Masterclass
Think in 360 Masterclass
Top Five
Heat Index
SORT
 
1
Must Read:Compositing in VR – or, the world is not flat… it’s Equirectangular.
 
2
Must Read:The Language of Visual Storytelling in 360 Virtual Reality.
 
3
Where is the Augmented Reality button on Google Maps and Google Earth?
 
4
Must Read:Mixed Reality – AR , VR and Holograms for the Medical Industry
 
5
Cinematic VR Filmmaking – Part III