Cruising down the Thames

Do you like to see London from a different side? How about cruising down the Thames with London Rib Voyages in a speedboat? This 360 video was shot by Henry Stuart from Spherical Images on a clear but very cold day in December 2012. The 360Rig was mounted on the end of a 1.5m carbon fiber pole. Despite the vibration from the boat and the waves the footage is remarkably …continue…

Cracolandia Rio de Janeiro

The newspaper O DIA Online with the desire not only to educate their readership but to put them right in the middle of the events commissioned Ayrton Camargo, a pioneer of panoramic photography in journalism, to shoot 360 video at a social intervention in Cracolandia in Rio de Janeiro. Cracolandia represents the dark and painful side of the city and a Brazil grappling with a spreading crack epidemic. Here, at …continue…

Urban Tour

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Experience a quick Segway tour through downtown Zaragoza, Spain. Ignacio Ferrando Margeli, on one of the Segways, takes us over the river Ebro via the Puenta del Pilar… twice, just for fun! Then following the the bike path along the river Ebro for a bit the tour leads to the Plaza Nuestra Senora del Pilar to the Plaza la Seo where it finishes in front of La Seo Cathedral (Catedral …continue…

Mountain Rescue

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This simulation of a mountain rescue in the Sierra de Guara, Huesca, Spain, was shot in Spring 2012 by Ignacio Ferrando Margeli. He used the 360Rig v4 with Gopro Hero2 cameras. The challenge was to find the right view point to highlight a mountain rescue by helicopter. The 360Rig was attached to a carbon fiber pole placed on the floor of the helicopter and extending outside. There were some issues with …continue…

Bike ride

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One of the earliest tests with the 360Rig v2 was shot in Winter 2012. This mountain bike ride was recorded in the outskirts of Zaragoza, Spain. If you look closely you can see the shadow of the rig on the ground. Ignacio Ferrando Margeli was playing with the viewpoint to change the feeling of the 360 video. The camera is attached to a pole and the pole is attached to …continue…