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Our Technology Upgrade

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Christmas came early for the good little boys and girls of VR Playhouse! We got the fancy toys!!! First up, the GoPro Odyssey: 16 synchronized HERO4 Black cameras, all controlled from one remote, for high-resolution capture. And it is, of course, compatible with… The Google Jump Assembler: This bad boy stitches in a matter of […]

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How Not To Suck At VR (and other fun things)

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This is a guest post from VR Playhouse’s beloved Head of Production, Derin Turner. Sometimes he gets frustrated.  Over the past year, we have been hard at work here at VR Playhouse, experimenting with virtual reality, augmented reality, mixed reality, astral-projecto-realities.  Some things have worked, others not so much.  We’ve laughed, we’ve cried, we’ve gone […]

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Making High-Concept 360° Video

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The learning curve has been sharp, but we’re getting a better grasp of 360 video creation every day. First, let’s recap: We began our efforts in 360 video from scratch. Initial challenges:  What gear do you use? How do you stitch the videos together? WHY WON’T THESE VIDEOS LINE UP? (If you’ve tried your hand […]

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