If you’ve been following our blog, you may already know Foundry 45 is an Atlanta Virtual Reality (VR) firm that has emerged as one of the most active in the Southeast. We host a long list of clients that range from smaller businesses to Fortune 500 corporations like AT&T, and U.S. Bank, and we have… Read More The ROI Potential of a VR Experience
When distributing 360 video and Virtual Reality content, being familiar with the available platforms will help you reach your intended audience. In this post, Foundry 45 breaks down the available VR platforms according to their accessibility and level of immersion. Generally, the more expensive platforms are more immersive, but less accessible. Consequently, a trade off exists in… Read More How to Distribute 360 Video and VR Content
Great to catch up with Tim Patterson from Tradeshow Guy about Virtual Reality (VR) opportunities for trade show events. Here, we break down the many uses of virtual reality that any company can use to create an immersive brand experience. We first dive into the types of VR, content creation, and finally the ROI from a 360-degree experience. Read the… Read More The Fastest and Most Helpful VR Webinar
The art of recording in 360, and using that footage to create your own Virtual Reality experience is a practice that any private, professional, or interested videographer is capable of. Period. Seizing the opportunity now to learn this straightforward process will expose you to this burgeoning community, give… Read More Becoming a VR Master: Recording
The Future is Coming Unless you’ve been living under The Rock for the past decade or so, I’m not going to be the first person to make you realize that digital technology has been rapidly evolving since it was created. Even someone with a terrible short-term memory can point to a common USB drive… Read More The Potential of VR Marketing
At Foundry 45, many of the Virtual Reality apps we develop rely on 360 video. While we directly shoot 360 footage for some projects, other clients ask for suggestions on 360 video cameras they can use to shoot video themselves. This blog post compares 4 popular 360 rigs, on the cheaper end of the spectrum, capable of recording spherical 360… Read More 360 Video Camera Comparisons: GoPro, Ricoh Theta, Gear 360, Kodak PixPro SP360 4k
This isn’t going to cut it What good is revolutionary technology if you can’t show it off to your friends? As kindergarten taught me, the more you share your new toy, the more fun you’ll have with it. So if you’ve recently purchased a cutting-edge Gear VR headset, you too may wish to share… Read More How to Take Screenshots in Gear VR
While creating your 360 story is an accomplishment unto itself, for most people, it’s not the end goal. You’ve likely created your immersive story to share with others — whether that’s with a specific audience, at a trade show, with sales prospects, or the wider Internet audience in general. You now have to figure out how to get… Read More Why Create a Virtual Reality App from Your 360 Video?