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NextVR wants to become Netflix of Virtual Reality

October 1, 2015

We love it when one of our customers push the envelope and get into really cool projects and technologies. The guys over at NextVR are doing just that. Believe it or not, some of these guys go all the way back to their first Desk Top Video purchases from Videoguys. Long forgotten products like DC20, Read More

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Disney makes big jump into Virtual Reality

September 22, 2015

With big names like Google, Facebook, Sony, GoPro and many others making big investements into Virtual Reality, it was just a matter of time before a major content producer like Disney would jump into the fray. Especailly with their theme parks, thenew Star Wars trilogy coming soon and their enourmous catalog of content. Throw in Read More

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USC Virtual Reality Lab Bringing the VR Future Today

September 18, 2015

Readers of the Videoguys blog know we’ve taken a keen interest into Virtual Reality and the impact it will have on the future of content creation and consumption. In this article The Verge gives us a peak inside the University of Southern California’s Institute for Creative Technologies  VR lab where tomorrow’s VR technoligies are becoming Read More

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MTV says Virtual Reality is the Real Deal

August 31, 2015

For last nights  VMA  awards show MTV shot Live 360 Virtual Reality from the red carpet, which is now  available on demand.  MTV is making a big bet on Virtual Reality and based on the feedback and viewing patterns of their audience, they don;t think it’s a passing fad like 3D. They see it as a new genre that Read More

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Learn how to capture Awesome Virtual Reality Footage

August 21, 2015

Virtual Reality VR is coming on strong. Over the next year we expect to see a bunch of announcements, new prodcuts and technologies become available to make creating VR content easier. Today these Virtual Reality workflows are in their infancy. Here are some suggestions for capturing VR footage. PremiumBeat by Noam Kroll 3 Top Options Read More

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Overview of the key players in Virtual Reality (VR)

August 12, 2015

This article and map  lays out the current Virtual Reality (VR) ecosystem. I found it very informative. It lists the key developers of devices, controllers, cameras, developer tools, content creation., platforms and more. Chris McCann via LinkedIn This article is posted LinkedIn, and I’m not sure if the link to read more will work if Read More

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What’s Driving the Augmented & Virtual Reality Explosion

August 5, 2015

The folks over at TechCrunch have put together this really informative article into the technologies and companies driving the Augmented & Virtual Reality industry. Which they say is going to grow into a  $150 Billion, that Billion  with a “B”, industry by 2020. As you know Videoguys is following this industry closely and hopes to become Read More

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Nokia jumps into the Virtual Reality market

July 29, 2015

As readers of the Videoguys blog know, we’ve been following the emerging Virtual Reality (VR) market very closely.  While the big internet players like Google, MicroSoft & Facebook are making strong plays, so are GoPro and Samsung. Now Nokia, a camera/ smartphone vendor, is jumping in with a new camera called OZO designed specifically for Virtual Read More

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Immersive Media delivers spectacular 4K 360 degree Virtual Reality video

July 27, 2015

Wow! That’s all I can say is wow! You have ot check out the incredible, gorgeous, interactive, 4K, 360 degree, virtual reality, video these guys are creating. It’s just the tip of the iceberg for what we can expect to see over the next few years as this technology grbs hold and takes off. No Read More

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Apps & Tools to Edit GoPro Footage without a computer!

July 22, 2015

Today Techcrunch posted an article that GoPro plans to launch their own editing app to allow you to edit your GoPro footage out in the field, with your mobile device. This is pretty big news. Back a about 5 years ago we partnered with a company called Cineform that created an intermediary CODEC that let FCP, Read More

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