BioCity’s Discovery Building with Corona display — 360 Video and Photographs

BioCity’s Discovery Building with Corona display — 360 Video and Photographs

BioCity’s new Dis­cov­ery build­ing was unveiled a few days ago, with a unique solar instal­la­tion, titled Coro­na, designed by Not­ting­ham artist Wolf­gang But­tress in part­ner­ship with Not­ting­ham Trent Uni­ver­si­ty physi­cist Dr Mar­tin Benc­sik. Fibre-optic lights and alu­minum tubes use real-time solar data from NASA, cre­at­ing a light dis­play which is always unique. My 360 video … Read More

Spatial Audio for VR with a Ricoh Theta S Camera and Zoom H2n Audio Recorder

Spatial Audio for VR with a Ricoh Theta S Camera and Zoom H2n Audio Recorder

I had a try adding spa­tial audio to a VR video. In the­o­ry this should add real­ism to a 360 VR video by adding audio that can be processed to play back dif­fer­ent­ly depend­ing on the direc­tion of the view­er. I updat­ed the Zoom H2n to firmware ver­sion 2.00 as described here https://www.zoom.co.jp/H2n-update-v2, and set … Read More

A Droplet for KRPano for Publishing 360 Videos

A Droplet for KRPano for Publishing 360 Videos

Here is the first ver­sion of a sim­ple droplet for con­vert­ing and pub­lish­ing 360 panoram­ic videos. It is intend­ed to be used for the processed out­put file from a Ricoh Theta S that has the stan­dard 1920x960 res­o­lu­tion. It is easy to do man­u­al­ly, but many peo­ple asked for an auto­mat­ic droplet. It con­ve­nient­ly includes … Read More