Monday, June 26, 2017

Garmin Virb 360 vs. Xiaomi Mijia MI SPHERE - which is the best 360 camera for low light?


I compared two of the best 360 cameras for consumers right now: Garmin Virb 360 and Xiaomi Mijia Mi Sphere for low light performance in typical indoor lighting conditions.  Here's the video:

Sunday, June 25, 2017

New sample from Yi 360 VR, the most affordable 5.7K 360 camera


Here's a new sample from the Yi 360 VR, the most affordable 5.7K 360 camera.

Dolly360 is a radio-controlled stabilized dolly for 360 cameras


Dolly360 is a radio-controlled and stabilized dolly for 360 cameras.

DEALS: Ricoh Theta SC now only $199! Best value for 360 photography

Ricoh has announced a huge discount on the Ricoh Theta SC, which is now only $199!  I don't know yet if this is a permanent price adjustment or just a discount for the summer.

Z Cam is joining Google's VR180 program; here is their camera

Z Cam is the latest company to join Google's recently announced VR180 program.  Z Cam also showed their VR180 camera called 3D180.

Effortless invisibility: a cheap selfie stick that is also invisible to 360 cameras


Here is another low cost selfie stick that is slim enough to be invisible to 360 cameras, straight out of the box with no modification required.

Friday, June 23, 2017

VR for journalism and other stories this week on Immersive Shooter


In case you haven't checked it out, Immersive Shooter is a very useful resource for VR content creators and journalists.  Here are some of the stories from the past week on Immersive Shooter: