Five Things We Learned at Moxie’s FutureX Live Conference

Foundry 45’s Dave Beck presenting at FutureX Live, Photo credit: Dan Smigrod This past Thursday at the sold-out Woodruff Arts Center in Atlanta, Georgia, Foundry 45 participated in the second FutureX Live conference, organized by Moxie Marketing. This year’s conference, aptly themed “Engineered Consciousness”, brought together the brightest thought leaders in virtual reality, neuro-stimulation, and… Read More Five Things We Learned at Moxie’s FutureX Live Conference

Getting the Most Out of Your 360 Degree Video at Live Events

Georgia Tech’s TaQuon Marshall coming right at you for his third touchdown of the game. Be sure to spin this 360 degree video around to see the fans in Mercedes Benz Stadium going nuts! The Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game between Tennessee and Georgia Tech is officially in the books. And our Foundry 45 team was there to… Read More Getting the Most Out of Your 360 Degree Video at Live Events

You want to train me how? The Power of VR for Employee Training Programs

Virtual Reality provides such a wide range of applications for businesses that it’s simply not feasible to give proper credit within a single installment. We will definitely be talking a lot more about the benefits of VR in future posts. From companies using VR to help with their “wow factor” at trade shows to colleges… Read More You want to train me how? The Power of VR for Employee Training Programs

How to Distribute 360 Video and VR Content

  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

The Fastest and Most Helpful VR Webinar

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

360 Video Camera Comparisons: GoPro, Ricoh Theta, Gear 360, Kodak PixPro SP360 4k

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