The 360-Degree Selfie: 10 Breakthrough Technologies 2017

Inexpensive cameras that make spherical images are opening a new era in photography and changing the way people share stories. [Read More]

Summary… * Machine-Made


(Watching footage of a stranger’s vacation is almost as boring in spherical view as it is in regular mode.)
But the best user-generated 360° photos and videos—such as the Virtual Forest—deepen the viewer’s appreciation of a place or an event.
Kodak Pixpro SP360 4kIt can be mounted on a drone to produce aerial 360° videos.
Or consider the spherical videos of medical procedures that the Los Angeles startup Giblib makes to teach students about surgery.
The 360-Degree Selfie Breakthrough Consumer cameras that produce 360° images, providing a realistic sense of events or places.

Opinion… * Man-Made


Inexpensive cameras that make spherical 360-degree images are opening a new era in photography. #Technology #Trend

Source: Mit Technology Review