Reporters turn against VR and now suggest that virtual reality has failed to achieve lift off and people are losing interest in VR tech.
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IMAX is closing down its “VR experience” centers, where it hoped to offer virtual reality experiences to theater goers. Apparently the business financials are not working out.
This is very cool – a VR 3D walk through of an historic mansion. Check it out! Source: Lemp Mansion
Source: This incredible drone was made for 3D VR flight | Salon.com
Great to see a resurgence of 3D, now in the VR space: Google introduced its new VR180 creator to help VR camera owners shoot 3D videos and immersive photos using affordable hardware.The tool allows anyone to create and edit VR and 3D content thanks to the simple user interface and beginner-friendly tools. Source: Google Introduces VR180 Creator for 3D and VR Video Editing
VR is a natural fit for 3D as it already uses two lenses (usually) for presenting images to each eye.
Compact 4K 3D VR 180 Stereoscopic camera that also shoots VR 360° announced on Kickstarter #VR #VR180 #VR360 #VR3D #3D #3DTV
Plans to ship in August for $399. Source: Kandao QooCam – Pocket Sized 4K 3D Stereo and 360° Camera | cinema5D
Source: How to stream 3D movies from your PC to your Gear VR | Android Central Samsung’s Gear VR is designed to work with Samsung smart phones. However, with the right viewing apps, it can sometimes be used to view VR and 3D videos with non-Samsung smart phones. At the time I bought a Gear VR headset, it was apparently the only type of “Google Cardboard” Viewer headsets that included a...