VR and 3D http://www.personal-view.com/talks/categories/vr-and-3d/feed.rss Tue, 19 Sep 17 16:22:10 -0600 VR and 3D en-CA Kodak PixPro Orbit360 VR 4K Camera http://www.personal-view.com/talks/discussion/16307/kodak-pixpro-orbit360-vr-4k-camera Mon, 09 Jan 2017 23:16:53 -0700 Vitaliy_Kiselev 16307@/talks/discussions image


  • Dual 20MP CMOS sensors
  • Three multi-view angles:
    • 360° Spherical View: Two integrated curved lenses 155° + 235°
    • 4K Full frame View (Front Mode) w/197° super wide angle lens
    • Hemisphere View (Globe Mode) w/235° angle lens
  • Facebook™ and YouTube™ 360° Photos & Videos
  • Supports microSD card up to 128GB


JK Imaging Ltd., the worldwide licensee for KODAK PIXPRO Digital Cameras and Devices, announced today its 2017 line of digital cameras and devices, featuring an expanded offering within the highly popular and growing 360° VR interactive camera category. This year's lineup will include the brand new KODAK PIXPRO ORBIT360 4K VR Camera, adding yet another option to the award-winning KODAK PIXPRO 360° VR camera family within the highly regarded KODAK PIXPRO brand.

Further expansion of the highly regarded 360° VR Camera category within the 2017 KODAK PIXPRO lineup is proof of JK Imaging's commitment to video enthusiasts worldwide. The expanded line includes the addition of a third 360° VR camera to their popular KODAK PIXPRO lineup, joining the award-winning SP360 4K that has been embraced by creative visionaries and content creators worldwide. The ORBIT360 4K will enter the market with a base MSRP of $499US and will follow the existing KODAK PIXPRO 360° models with optional bundles that include valuable accessories and complimentary PIXPRO software for editing and stitching on Mac and PC's. All KODAK PIXPRO 360° VR camera models are YouTube™ compatible for 360° interactive videos and Facebook™ compatible for 360° photos and videos. The new ORBIT360 4K is aimed at passionate consumers looking to capture their adventures, travel and special moments with 360° video and photos to broaden their options when it comes to capturing memories and sharing them on the go. KODAK PIXPRO cameras are available on: https://store.mypixpro.com.


JK Imaging Ltd., the worldwide licensee for KODAK PIXPRO Digital Cameras and Devices, today announced the next generation KODAK PIXPRO 4KVR360 Camera, a compact, single-body design to target the rapidly growing 360° VR video consumer market.

The 4KVR360 adopts a minimalist and stylish approach to an all-in-one 360° VR camera, with two 4K fixed focus lenses housed on either side of the futuristic camera body. Each lens is designed to work in tandem, to capture and automatically stitch full 360° 4K video* and easily upload 360° photos and videos to Facebook™ and 360° interactive videos to YouTube™ via the camera’s smart device app on the go.

“The 4KVR360 will join our award winning 360° VR camera line up and is the third 360° camera added to the KODAK PIXPRO portfolio,” said Mariame Cissé, Marketing Director for JK Imaging Ltd. in EMEA. “We are continuing to innovate and lead the interactive 360° VR camera market and are committed to providing multiple devices and options to not only consumers, but also to professional content creators when it comes to choosing a quality 360° VR camera based on their specific needs.”

JK Imaging is no latecomer to the 360° VR party and is considered one of the industry pioneers to bring one of the first 360° VR cameras to market over 2 years ago. As the VR market continues to take the tech sector by storm, JK Imaging is positioned as one of the leading companies to watch. Armed with world-class, hardware and software engineers, their dedicated product planning continues to push the envelope and evolve the 360° VR space.

Award winning hardware is not the company’s only strong suit. JK Imaging takes a very unique approach, by not only developing a streamlined process to capture and share VR videos directly to social media, but also offers value-add accessories and software with their cameras, which is another key differentiator from other companies in the VR camera space. All KODAK PIXPRO 360° cameras in the line include complimentary PIXPRO Editing and Stitching software for both Mac™ and PCs and include an assortment of useful camera accessories and mounts with each camera bundle at no extra cost.

With more and more consumers becoming increasingly tech savvy and personally engaging on a day-to-day basis with 360° videos on their social media feeds and more, they are looking for not only better video quality solutions, but also easier set up and simplified options to multi-camera rigs and countless hours of editing and stitching.

The 4KVR360 features two 20MP CMOS sensors and uses a Micro SD card (up to 128GB, class 10 or higher) to record 360° photos and videos. The 4KVR360 camera incorporates Wi-Fi® and NFC® compatibility for smart device apps to control and view the camera’s feed remotely. The 4KVR360 also features Bluetooth® compatibility in an optional remote control device that can be worn or mounted to the camera’s optional accessories for even easier control for the camera.

JK Imaging anticipates availability of the new 4KVR360 in the first quarter of 2017. The 4KVR360 base model will retail for 499€ and the company will continue to provide their customers with optional bundles that will include useful accessories and software designed to work in tandem with the 4KVR360 camera

Samsung Gear 360 camera, 2017 version http://www.personal-view.com/talks/discussion/16676/samsung-gear-360-camera-2017-version Sun, 02 Apr 2017 06:30:42 -0600 Vitaliy_Kiselev 16676@/talks/discussions image

Samsung’s New Gear 360 Introduces True 4K Video 360-Degree Content Capture

Updated Design, 15MP Photos and Live Stream Capability Make VR and 360 More Accessible and Easier to Share

Samsung Electronics America Inc. today announced a new Samsung Gear 360, a 4K resolution 360-degree camera, expanding Samsung’s overall virtual reality ecosystem. The new Gear 360 offers enhanced features for producing high-quality content, including a streamlined workflow. Gear 360 is lightweight and compact, with a refined and accessible design to enable everyone to capture life as it happens.

“As consumers turn more to video to share their experiences, we want to deliver accessible and innovative products to make digital content easier to create, share and stream. The Gear 360 is no exception,” said DJ Koh, president of Mobile Communications Business, Samsung Electronics. “The updated Gear 360 continues to expand the horizons of what consumers can experience and share.”

Enhanced Features for High-Quality 360 Content Creation

For the first time, the Gear 360 offers video recording at up to 4K resolution, letting consumers capture and share moments with friends and family. Equipped with 8.4-megapixel image sensors, the Gear 360 can also capture 15MP high resolution images.

When paired with the Gear 360 application, users can control the camera remotely as well as stitch, edit and share content on the go. Whether creating a 360-degree video or still image, users can access various viewing modes, and editing tools to use on their own content.

Always Stay Connected with 360 Social Live Broadcast

Gear 360 introduces real-time content sharing. When Gear 360 is paired with a compatible smartphone, the new device lets users share their moments at 2K resolution to platforms including Facebook, YouTube and Samsung VR*.

Expanded Compatibility for More 360 Experiences

Gear 360 is compatible with a selection of third-party accessories through the universal mount on the base of the device. The latest edition of Gear 360 is compatible with Samsung flagship devices including the newly released Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+, Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 edge, Galaxy Note5, Galaxy S6 edge+, Galaxy S6, and Galaxy S6 edge. Gear 360 offers greater compatibility with iOS devices and Windows®/Mac® computers.

Samsung VR viewing recommended on mobile app or desktop

Samsung Gear 360 (2017) Product Specifications

  • Two CMOS 8.4-megapixel fish-eye cameras
  • Image Processor - DRIMe5s
  • Dual Lens - 4096x2048 (24fps)
  • Image - JPEG
  • Dual Lens stills resolution: 15MP
  • Video - MP4 (H.265)
  • Audio Codec: ACC
  • Format: MP3, M4A, AAC, OGG
  • Memory microSD card (Up to 256GB) – sold separately
  • Video, Photo, Time Lapse Video, Looping Video, Landscape HDR
  • IP53 Certified Dust and Water Resistant
  • Connectivity Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4/5GHz)
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Bluetooth v4.1
  • USB 2.0 (Type-C)
  • Dimension 100.6x46.3x45.1 mm
  • Weight 130g
  • Battery 1,160mAh Li-ion
  • Compatibility Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+, S7, S7 edge, Note5, S6 edge+, S6, S6 edge, *Android 5.0 or later, iPhone 7, 7 Plus, 6S, 6s Plus, SE, *iOS 10.0 or later, Windows, macOS
Insta360 ONE official topic http://www.personal-view.com/talks/discussion/17521/insta360-one-official-topic Mon, 14 Aug 2017 15:00:15 -0600 Vitaliy_Kiselev 17521@/talks/discussions image

  • Two lenses, fully spherical field of view
  • Photos 24 mp (6912 x 3456). Supports RAW format.
  • Video resolution - 3840 x 1920, 30fps or 2560 x 1280 @ 60fps. Supports LOG format.
  • Live streaming resolution - up to 4K 3840 x 1920. Works with YouTube, Facebook, Periscope / Twitter, Weibo.
  • 6-axis gyro-based image stabilization
  • 1/4 tripod connector
  • Lightning connector for iPhone version
  • Micro SD up to 128GB; 8GB Micro SD card included
  • Can be controlled by smartphone via Bluetooth
  • Compatible with GoPro action mount accessories
  • Drone mount and waterproof case as options
  • Android variant coming soon
  • Preorder for $299 at



Acer Holo 360 camera http://www.personal-view.com/talks/discussion/16820/acer-holo-360-camera Fri, 28 Apr 2017 01:39:35 -0600 Vitaliy_Kiselev 16820@/talks/discussions image


  • 2x 16mp sensors
  • 2x 187-degree anomorphic lenses
  • aperture: f/2.1
  • photo resolution: 16 mp
  • video resolution: 4K @ 30fps
  • 360 live streaming
  • 3″ LCD touchscreen
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor
  • Android 7.1
  • LTE connectivity
  • modes: Panoramic, Mirror Ball, Little Planet, Kaleido, Normal Photo, and VR view
  • gyroscope, accelerometer, e-compass
  • $429
  • Preorder at
11 360 VR cameras comparison http://www.personal-view.com/talks/discussion/17736/11-360-vr-cameras-comparison Tue, 12 Sep 2017 16:14:46 -0600 Vitaliy_Kiselev 17736@/talks/discussions
  • Z CAM S1
  • Garmin VIRB 360
  • Insta360 ONE
  • Xiaomi MiJia Sphere
  • Samsung Gear 360 (2017)
  • Samsung Gear 360 (2015)
  • Insta360 Nano
  • Nikon KeyMission 360
  • Ricoh Theta S
  • LG 360 Cam
  • Giroptic iO
  • ]]>
    Vortex SpinVR 3D / 360 camera http://www.personal-view.com/talks/discussion/17714/vortex-spinvr-3d-360-camera- Sun, 10 Sep 2017 18:41:57 -0600 PauloTeixeira 17714@/talks/discussions Info:

    Video samples: https://youtube.com/channel/UCZ616cWCS7MER8k2YkYygNw

    Xiaomi Yi Mijia Sphere 4K VR camera http://www.personal-view.com/talks/discussion/16679/xiaomi-yi-mijia-sphere-4k-vr-camera Sun, 02 Apr 2017 18:53:20 -0600 Vitaliy_Kiselev 16679@/talks/discussions image

    • Spherical field of view
    • Photo maximum size is 23,88Mp, 7000 x 3500p
    • 3.5K resolution for videos
    • Ambarella H12 LSI
    • Price similar to Samsung and Theta - $270
    • IP67 water resistance
    • 6-axis stabilization
    • Available by the end of April.
    • 1700 yuan, $250
    Ricoh Theta V 4K http://www.personal-view.com/talks/discussion/16781/ricoh-theta-v-4k Thu, 20 Apr 2017 19:07:20 -0600 Vitaliy_Kiselev 16781@/talks/discussions image


    • 1/2.3" sensor
    • 12MP
    • Snapdragon 835 processor
    • Recording at
      • 3840 x 2160 @ 30p / 56 Mbps, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM
      • 3840 x 1920 @ 30p / 16 Mbps, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM
    • Only presents white balance
    • No stabilization
    • Multiple mikes
    • 2 lenses 190 degrees F2 optics
    • 60-1/25000 shutter
    • 19GB internal memory
    • Wi-Fi 802.11ac + Bluetooth LE
    • USB 2.0
    • Waterproof with optional case
    • 45 x 131 x 23mm
    • 121 g
    • $429
    • Preorder at
    Yi 360 VR camera, 5.7K video at 30fps http://www.personal-view.com/talks/discussion/16798/yi-360-vr-camera-5.7k-video-at-30fps Mon, 24 Apr 2017 23:45:30 -0600 Vitaliy_Kiselev 16798@/talks/discussions image


    • Two fisheye lenses 220 degrees each
    • Two 1/2.3-inch 12-mp Sony IMX377 sensors
    • Ambarella H2V95 processor
    • Unmatched video at 5760 x 2880 @ 30fps or 2560 x 1280 @ 60fps
    • Photo 5760 x 2880
    • In-camera stitching at 4096 x 2048 @ 30fps video and 5760 x 2880 photo.
    • Wireless streaming at 2560 x 1280 @ 30fps, 6-13 mbps bitrate to YouTube, Facebook, Weibo or other
    • Shutter speed up to 30 seconds
    • Time lapse mode
    • 75 minutes battery life while recording at 4K.
    • Uses Micro SD cards
    • Removable battery
    • Micro HDMI port
    • USB C port
    • 102x53.2x29.6mm
    • 170 grams
    • $399
    • available in June

    More info and preorder https://yitechnology.com/yi-360-vr-camera

    GoPro Fusion VR 360 5.7K camera http://www.personal-view.com/talks/discussion/16778/gopro-fusion-vr-360-5.7k-camera Thu, 20 Apr 2017 09:23:53 -0600 Vitaliy_Kiselev 16778@/talks/discussions image


    • Video at 5.7K 24 fps and 5.2K 30fps, plus 3008 x 1504 at 30fps
    • 18 MP Photos. 40fps burst mode. raw support.
    • ISO for photos: 100 to 800
    • ISO for videos: 100 to 6400
    • Shutter speed up to 30 seconds.
    • USB Type C connector
    • $1000 price

    • OverCapture – Allows to use the 360 video to create a traditional 16:9 video in 1080p resolution, with full control of the perspective.

    • Protune mode: You can set ISO limit and set exposure compensation (+/- 2.0EV).

    • Waterproof up to 16 feet.

    • Voice control similar to GoPro Hero5 Black and Hero5 Session.

    • GPS location tagging

    • Quikcapture: In standby by pressing the shutter button you can quickly capture the moment. Camera automatically wake up the camera and begin recording. Alternatively, you can hold down the shutter button from standby to use Quikcapture with a time lapse photo.

    • Video highlights: You can bookmark highlights in your videos.

    • Intervalometer. The intervals can be as short as 0.5 second to as long as 60 seconds. There is also a separate night lapse photo mode that can take sequential photos with long exposures. This can help create photos of star trails.

    • Voice activated remote: Fusion is compatible with the Remo waterproof voice activated remote for the Hero5 Black.

    • Recording while charging. The side door can be removed to make it easier to connect a USB cable while recording.

    • TWO micro SD cards slots.

    They opened pilot program now at https://gopro.com/fusion

    360fly 4K PRO camera http://www.personal-view.com/talks/discussion/17629/-360fly-4k-pro-camera Mon, 28 Aug 2017 22:12:54 -0600 Vitaliy_Kiselev 17629@/talks/discussions image


    • 4K, 2880 x 2880, @ 30 fps
    • Up to 1.5 M shock resistant
    • Integrated USB 2.0 Input Cable
    • Integrated HDMI 1.4 Output Cable
    • One Operation Key (Power ON/OFF, Recording Start/Stop)
    • Accelerometer, E-Compass, GPS, Gyroscope
    • IP67 Rated For Protection Against Splash and Blowing Rain (submersible up to 1M)
    • Internal 64GB Memory Storage
    • 15 hours of standby time
    • 1.5 hours of recording time
    • Preorder for $800 at https://360fly-inc.myshopify.com/collections/frontpage/products/360fly-4k-pro-pre-order
    • Available this fall
    Stabilizing Stereoscopic 3D 360 video in post http://www.personal-view.com/talks/discussion/17617/stabilizing-stereoscopic-3d-360-video-in-post Sun, 27 Aug 2017 06:37:53 -0600 MikeLinn 17617@/talks/discussions

    ION360 U - new 360 degree camera http://www.personal-view.com/talks/discussion/16991/ion360-u-new-360-degree-camera Tue, 23 May 2017 08:55:49 -0600 Vitaliy_Kiselev 16991@/talks/discussions

    • 8Mp VR photos
    • 4MP VR videos, up to 2 hours internal storage
    • compatible with iPhone7/7 Plus and Samsung S8/8+


    Garmin Virb 360 http://www.personal-view.com/talks/discussion/16969/garmin-virb-360 Fri, 19 May 2017 07:01:24 -0600 Vitaliy_Kiselev 16969@/talks/discussions image

    • 5K video
    • Waterproof up to 10 meters
    • 360 spacial audio
    • Wi-Fi
    • Captures other data such as temperature, altimeter


    Samsung Gear 360 VR Camera for $99 http://www.personal-view.com/talks/discussion/17544/samsung-gear-360-vr-camera-for-99 Wed, 16 Aug 2017 16:17:29 -0600 Vitaliy_Kiselev 17544@/talks/discussions image


    Ricoh Theta SC - new 360 camera http://www.personal-view.com/talks/discussion/15874/ricoh-theta-sc-new-360-camera Wed, 12 Oct 2016 17:45:09 -0600 Vitaliy_Kiselev 15874@/talks/discussions image


    Ricoh Imaging Americas Corp. today announced it has added a full-featured, affordably-priced mid-range model to its pioneering line of Theta 360-degree spherical imaging cameras. Merging advanced imaging capabilities with simplified operation, the new Ricoh Theta SC is designed to appeal to the growing numbers of consumers interested in capturing and sharing 360-degree photos and videos.

    Market demand for cameras that capture immersive imagery is on the rise, and experts predict that devices required for augmented- and virtual-reality experiences—such as 360-degree cameras and VR headsets—will be at the top of consumers’ holiday 2016 gift lists.

    Ricoh offers the industry’s most extensive line of spherical imaging cameras, known for their high image quality, sleek design and ease of use. First introduced in 2013, Theta cameras are unique in their ability to allow consumers to record fully spherical images that show the entirety of a scene in photos or videos. The pocket-sized Theta SC is the fourth-generation Theta, joining the award-winning, top-of-the-line Theta S and entry-level Theta m15 series cameras.

    Like its predecessors, the Theta SC boasts a stylish and sleek design, lending itself to quick and convenient operation. The camera can be handheld with one-button operation or placed on a flat surface or tripod to be remotely controlled by a smartphone and the newly updated Theta S app. It comes in a range of attractive colors including beige, blue, pink and white for a wide range of users.

    The Theta SC delivers the same high level of image quality provided the Ricoh Theta S—with a high-performance CMOS image sensor and large-aperture dual lenses—in a more lightweight package. It captures 14-megapixel, high-resolution stills and records high-definition (HD) video clips up to five minutes in duration, in keeping with consumers’ interest in shooting and sharing short video clips. The resulting spherical images can be easily uploaded to the dedicated theta360.com website; posted and shared via Facebook, Google+, Google Maps and YouTube, as well as shared via Twitter and Tumblr.

    With the introduction of the Theta SC, Ricoh is also unveiling an updated Theta S app for iOS and Android devices. The newly updated Theta app is designed to be even easier to use— making capturing, viewing, managing and sharing fully spherical imagery a snap.

    “Our goal is that the Theta SC will introduce more people to 360-degree spherical imaging,” said Kaz Eguchi, president, Ricoh Imaging Americas Corp. “With the growing popularity of immersive imagery, augmented and virtual reality, we wanted to produce a high-quality camera at an affordable price point that appeals to anyone who is interested in capturing and sharing the world around them in this new, exciting digital imaging format.”

    Pricing and Availability

    The Ricoh Theta SC is now at http://www.ricohimaging.com and retail outlets nationwide for a manufacturer’s suggested retail price of $299.95 .

    Insta360 Pro 8K VR Camera http://www.personal-view.com/talks/discussion/16312/insta360-pro-8k-vr-camera Tue, 10 Jan 2017 08:49:06 -0700 Vitaliy_Kiselev 16312@/talks/discussions image

    Acer Windows Mixed Reality headset for $299 coming http://www.personal-view.com/talks/discussion/17405/acer-windows-mixed-reality-headset-for-299-coming Wed, 26 Jul 2017 12:36:14 -0600 Vitaliy_Kiselev 17405@/talks/discussions image

    Honor VR 360 and Insta360 cameras http://www.personal-view.com/talks/discussion/16793/honor-vr-360-and-insta360-cameras Sun, 23 Apr 2017 02:10:51 -0600 Vitaliy_Kiselev 16793@/talks/discussions image

    “We’re thrilled to partner with Huawei to grow the global community of 360-degree and VR creators,” said JK Liu, founder and CEO of Insta360. “Like us, Huawei is committed to reinventing photography, and they believe in our products as the best way to introduce users to the future of the camera.”

    It is copy of Insta360 Air

    Samsung Gear 360 camera http://www.personal-view.com/talks/discussion/14628/samsung-gear-360-camera Sun, 21 Feb 2016 15:31:25 -0700 Vitaliy_Kiselev 14628@/talks/discussions

    Kandao Obsidian R 8K 3D and Obsidian S 6K 3D cameras http://www.personal-view.com/talks/discussion/17344/kandao-obsidian-r-8k-3d-and-obsidian-s-6k-3d-cameras Sat, 15 Jul 2017 00:35:08 -0600 Vitaliy_Kiselev 17344@/talks/discussions image


    • Six lenses
    • Six 12mp Sony BSI CMOS sensors
    • Aperture: f/2.2 (Obsidian S) or f/2.8 (Obsidian R)
    • 5760 x 5760 (Obsidian S) or 7680 x 7680 (Obsidian R)
    • Live streaming: 4K3D or with servers, up to 6K3D or 8K3D
    • ISO 50 to 6400
    • Dynamic range: 10 stops for video or 12 stops for photo
    • Powered by a single Ethernet cable (for power and data)
    • 14.5cm diameter x 9.3cm height
    • 1.1 kg
    • Avaliable since July 18



    Oculus Rift + Touch sale for $399 only http://www.personal-view.com/talks/discussion/17320/oculus-rift-touch-sale-for-399-only Mon, 10 Jul 2017 05:29:34 -0600 Vitaliy_Kiselev 17320@/talks/discussions


    Yi HALO, 3rd Yi VR camera http://www.personal-view.com/talks/discussion/16800/yi-halo-3rd-yi-vr-camera Tue, 25 Apr 2017 05:51:40 -0600 Vitaliy_Kiselev 16800@/talks/discussions image

    YI Technology and Google Unveil YI HALO at NAB 2017

    The Most Advanced Stereoscopic, 360-Degree, Virtual Reality Jump Camera For Professional Creators And Filmmakers, Now Available For Pre-Orders

    LAS VEGAS -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- YI Technology, the leading, international provider of advanced, intelligent imaging technologies, today unveiled YI HALO, a next generation virtual reality (VR) camera built with Google's Jump technology. YI HALO meets even professional VR creators’ and filmmakers’ most challenging demands. By combining the most advanced capture technology and stitching with ease and versatility, creators can see everything, go anywhere, and create vibrant, immersive VR stories and experiences with confidence.

    “Virtual reality provides incredible new opportunities for creators,” said Sean Da, CEO of YI Technology, “but it also poses a whole new level of challenges. To truly meet the promise of VR, the image quality, capture and stitching needs to match the immersive experience. To be truly active, you have to be able to shoot when and however you want, from many points of view, and without worrying about losing power; and you have to know it will just work, in your control, now and in the future. That is why we spent so many personal hours researching, perfecting and stress-testing the YI HALO. And why we are so excited to see what today’s amazing creators will do with what is now the most advanced VR system out there.”

    "We announced Jump in 2015 to make high quality VR video easier to create; streamlining capture, post production, and playback processes," said Amit Singh, VP of Business for Google VR. "Since then, Jump has helped produce immersive, compelling work, and we're excited to see what's possible using YI's next generation cameras."

    YI HALO is the highest fidelity 360-degree capture solution for maximum stereo effect, fidelity and immersion. It consists of 17 camera units including the Jump platform’s only up-view camera unit, allowing users to experience a scene in every direction without missing a thing. Built by the same engineers who created the acclaimed YI 4K and 4K+ action cameras, the YI HALO’s mechanical structure, hardware, firmware and software have been thoughtfully designed to deliver the highest level of imaging technology. Leveraging industrial design, electrical, firmware and optical engineering yielded a product that generates high quality 8K x 8K, 360º stereoscopic VR video at 30 frames per second, or 5.8K x 5.8K, 360º stereoscopic VR video at 60 frames per second.

    YI HALO is the most versatile 360-degree capture solution allowing demanding creators to shoot easier, longer and from anywhere. It has a 100-minute battery life, pulling only 50 watts, but also works with AC and alternative power sources. It weighs less than seven and a half pounds, including the battery, and is easy to mount and easily portable. It comes with clear, simple Android, WiFi remote controls, previewing and automated Jump stitching.

    Finally, YI HALO is a complete solution for 360-degree capture; it has been designed and tested to be durable, reliable and future-proof, undergoing over 100,000 hours of stress tests. It features a state-of-the-art, thermal design and a complete built-in screen system for easy control of camera settings and functions. It is a modular camera rig making it easy to upgrade or add new components as they become available in the future. Finally, users will be covered by a customer support package and one-click firmware upgrades based on direct user feedback.

    YI HALO is only one of YI’s advanced 360-degree video solutions unveiled today at NAB 2017. The company also announced today the consumer-grade YI 360 VR camera, the only camera to offer 360-degree capture up to 5.7k and automatically video/picture stitching in the device.

    See and experience YI’s two new products, YI HALO and YI 360 VR, at NAB 2017 in the Virtual & Augmented Reality Pavilion, Booth N1121VR. Or go to http://www.yitechnology.com/yi-halo-vr-camera to find out more and sign up for pre-order.

    Additionally, the company will also present products at the Sixteenth Annual Las Vegas SuperMeet on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 from 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm in the Brasila Ballroom at the Rio Hotel.

    Samsung ExynosVR III headset http://www.personal-view.com/talks/discussion/17297/samsung-exynosvr-iii-headset Tue, 04 Jul 2017 23:24:50 -0600 Vitaliy_Kiselev 17297@/talks/discussions image


    • Eye-tracking for dynamic resolution rendering
    • Face expression recognition
    • Hands tracking
    • Voice recognition.
    • 10nm hexa-core processor, Samsung M2 CPU 2.5 GHz cores, 4 ARM Cortex-A53 CPU 1.7 GHz
    • ARM Mali G71 MP20 graphics
    • Dual WQHD+ displays with 90 fps refresh or a single 4K/75Hz display.
    Lucid VR LucidCam 3D Camera http://www.personal-view.com/talks/discussion/17231/lucid-vr-lucidcam-3d-camera Sat, 24 Jun 2017 08:55:25 -0600 Vitaliy_Kiselev 17231@/talks/discussions

    Santa Clara, CA – June 23, 2017— Lucid VR is officially kicking off the general availability of its simple-to-use, pocket-size 3D 180° VR camera, the LucidCam with a preview sale launch campaign starting June 26th.

    This launch campaign aims at driving more consumer awareness around 180° VR to tap into content creation in a VR market which is longing for content. Lucid CEO Han Jin’s vision--to create a technology that brings the world closer together through a true 3D 180° VR camera, the LucidCam--started with a crowdfunding campaign two years ago and has now come to reality.

    “It’s been an incredible journey to bring this product to life while the industry was chasing 360° VR. 180° VR is much more appealing for the masses, as its simplicity and user experience allows more users to easily capture VR content. With Google’s announcement one of the major players in VR is realizing the benefits of 180° VR video for consumers,” said Jin. “LucidCam creates images and videos which let you for the first time see the world through someone else’s eyes as if you were really there. I want everyone to have such incredible superpowers.”

    Lucid kicks off the one-month preview sale campaign starting Monday, June 26th, where the camera will be discounted 15 percent off the retail price and delivered August 9, just two weeks after the campaign closes July 26.

    LucidCam makes virtual reality content creation and livestreaming in 3D 180° VR at very high resolutions easy, with a simple plug-n-play process flow and being most compatible with Apple devices. Consumers can create their own 3D 180° VR without a computer or any additional processing requirements, making LucidCam an all-mobile experience for capturing, viewing, sharing and delivering immersive content either through Facebook or the new YouTube. With two lenses like your eyes and two microphones like your ears, LucidCam recreates a first-person experience, allowing people to feel like they are seeing the world through someone else’s eyes.

    Exceeding the original specifications of the LucidCam crowdfunding campaign, the engineers at Lucid VR enhanced it and developed a robust 4K 3D 180° VR camera with on-the-go VR content processing of pictures and videos, plus livestreaming capabilities. With the addition of Lucid’s viewing clip or phone case, you can create and view your own 3D 180° VR anywhere with a click of a button.

    The special LucidCam preview sale runs begins June 26, and includes a 15 percent discount off the retail price, with delivery as early as two weeks after the promotion ends. Retail availability of LucidCams begins in August, with thousands of units coming into the online and offline sales channels. For more information about LucidCam or to purchase the device, visit http://www.lucidcam.com

    Z Cam VR180 camera http://www.personal-view.com/talks/discussion/17238/z-cam-vr180-camera Sun, 25 Jun 2017 11:10:27 -0600 Vitaliy_Kiselev 17238@/talks/discussions image

    Z CAM is very well positioned in the VR180 camera market. Our solution's precise synchronization coupled with excellent calibration of the footage delivers amazing immersive experience to viewers. I am very excited that the VR180 era has finally come and we are very committed to entering this market.

    We are glad to be part of the program and expand our cooperation with Google. VR180 will open up a lot of interesting content opportunities and Z CAM's excellent image quality and ease of use will accelerate market growth. Seeing is believing!

    VR is here to stay. What's next for journalism? http://www.personal-view.com/talks/discussion/17229/vr-is-here-to-stay.-whats-next-for-journalism Sat, 24 Jun 2017 03:56:05 -0600 MikeLinn 17229@/talks/discussions

    Radiant Images 360 rig with Arri Cameras mounted on a helicopter http://www.personal-view.com/talks/discussion/17214/radiant-images-360-rig-with-arri-cameras-mounted-on-a-helicopter- Thu, 22 Jun 2017 17:17:47 -0600 PauloTeixeira 17214@/talks/discussions The rig is basically called AXA ARRI.



    Google Introduced VR180 format http://www.personal-view.com/talks/discussion/17215/google-introduced-vr180-format Fri, 23 Jun 2017 02:15:46 -0600 Vitaliy_Kiselev 17215@/talks/discussions

    Idea is to make one sensor, one lens camera that allows you to look across the frame if you want.

    YI Technology Announces Upcoming VR180 Camera http://www.personal-view.com/talks/discussion/17216/yi-technology-announces-upcoming-vr180-camera- Fri, 23 Jun 2017 02:36:07 -0600 Vitaliy_Kiselev 17216@/talks/discussions

    Today at VidCon 2017, the annual conference for online video fans, creators, and industry leaders, it was announced that YI is working with Daydream on an upcoming VR180 camera. Later this year YI Technology will deliver a new stereo, 3D camera, designed from the ground up for VR180. Technical details, pricing, exact availability dates, quantities and the product name remain undisclosed but together with Daydream, this camera will be as easy to use and as compact as a 2D camera. And 3D videos and livestreams will be just as easy to upload to YouTube.

    This camera will just be the latest in YI Technology’s growing line of advanced yet approachable virtual reality solutions, including most recently, YI Halo, the most advanced, cinematic quality VR camera ever, and the YI 360 VR Camera, the first high-end, live-streaming VR camera for everyone.

    To learn more as details are announced, and to be considered for early shipments, please visit the pre-launch website, http://www.yitechnology.com/180-vr-camera, and to learn more about YI Technology’s other current VR offerings go to http://yitechnology.com/yi-360-vr-camera and yitechnology.com/yi-halo-vr-camera. To learn more about Daydream’s VR180 program go to http://vr.google.com/vr180.