FTP Uploads For Your 360° Videos

Install an FTP client on your computer. Go to your 360Cities settings > FTP tab and copy and paste the FTP host name, user, and password on your FTP client. Select the videos (it also works with panoramas) from your computer and let it work. Your videos (MP4/MOV/M4V) will be uploaded and processed, then you’ll … Continue reading FTP Uploads For Your 360° Videos

Interesting articles about VR – week #34

Leading Smithsonian Art Lovers Into VR To digitally capture and render art-filled rooms inside the Smithsonian museum in intricate detail, the creators of SAAM VR turned to leading-edge computer technologies.  Inside the Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM), the famous painting “Aurora Borealis” by Frederic Edwin Church depicts a glowing red sky, but unlike most 5-by-7-foot … Continue reading Interesting articles about VR – week #34

Editors’ picks of the week – Hamburg and Madeira

Let’s sit down and enjoy a couple of panoramic images that could brighten up your day a little bit. This week we’ll make a virtual trip to Madeira and Hamburg. Markus Lissner made three lovely aerial shots in the second largest city in Germany, Hamburg. As a major port on the river Elbe, it plays … Continue reading Editors’ picks of the week – Hamburg and Madeira

Interesting articles about VR – week #33

VIRTUAL REALITY FOR WRITERS AND PUBLISHERS: VR STORYTELLING AND MORE… Once upon a time, reading was the only escape we had. But then… Technology changes everything. Typography in virtual reality: the new frontier Modern typography marches in lockstep with technology, as it has since the written letter’s infancy hundreds of years ago. In the 21st … Continue reading Interesting articles about VR – week #33

Interesting articles about VR – week #32

Facebook's new 360 cameras bring exploration to live videos Last year, Facebook announced the Surround 360, a 360-degree camera that can capture footage in 3D and then render it online via specially designed software. But it wasn't for sale. Instead the company used it as a reference design for others to create 3D 360 content, … Continue reading Interesting articles about VR – week #32

Happy 5th Anniversary, Curiosity

Since August 5th, 2012, the Curiosity Rover has been roving the Red Planet, capturing many photos that 360Cities contributor Andrew Bodrov has used to create a series of fully-immersive 360º images. Let’s follow Curiosity’s travels on the surface of Mars since it went into action: NASA’s MSL Curiosity mission Source Images: NASA/JPL-CaltechWith its rover named … Continue reading Happy 5th Anniversary, Curiosity