Five things 360Rize does that is changing VR

360Rize 360Penguin Snowboarding

You’ve seen them as you scroll your Facebook Newsfeed. Those 360 images that show off the landscape around someone as they climb a mountain or ski down a hill, even bike through a place like the Mojave Desert. How many times have you swiped left, right, up and down just to wish you could make […]

New 360 Camera from 360Rize is Changing the Way VR Should be Presented

360Rize 360Penguin HDR Product Shot

Virtual Reality, VR for short, has grown in presentation and practice since the days of the basic point and shoot camera, 360Rize’s newest creation, the 360Penguin, has changed the game. The 360Penguin is the world’s best consumer-priced 360 camera. At under $300, it delivers stunning 4K, 5.7K 360 video, 25 mega-pixel 360 photos and even 360 live […]

Directing your Content with the 360Penguin

360Rize 360Penguin Framing a 360 Shot

The 360Penguin is one of the easiest to use 360 cameras on the market. With that said, to consistently create quality content you must first understand the basic production tactics. These production tactics are crucial but not overly complicated. In this blog we will discuss directing your 360 moments. Attention to Detail Preparing to shoot […]

Merry Christmas!

360Rize Christmas Team Photo

MERRY CHRISTMAS from all of us at 360Rize! It looks as though we had a visitor last night and he took a liking to the 360Penguin! Here’s to hoping that Santa brought you everything you were asking for on this joyous day! If not, may we make a suggestion? Head over to our online store […]

Wi-Fi Direct v. Bluetooth: Why Your 360Penguin Connectswith Wi-Fi Direct

360Rize 360Penguin Wi-Fi Direct vs Bluetooth

We live in a world where connection to, and between our devices is as much as important part of life as that morning cup of coffee. Connections take place all around us and enable us to make the world around us more efficient. We all have heard of a couple different kinds of connection methods, but […]

Christmas Memories in 360 – Frosting Cookies

360Rize 360Penguin Frosting Cookies

Ah, the Holiday Season Nothing says getting ready for Christmas more than decorating cookies with the family. Why not take a few minutes to capture the fun and the experience in spherical 360? You can capture everything, even when your hands are coated with confectioner’s sugar or frosting. You’ll see who’s eating more than they […]

Facebook360 – Using the Director Tools for Creative 360 Video Part2

360Rize 360Penguin Director Tools

Now that you have the basics of posting your images and videos on Facebook, it’s time to learn how to use the tools within the social media page to turn your video into pieces of masterful art. Find everything you need to know right here at Facebook360. They have even dedicated a page to giving you […]

Facebook Part 1- How and Where for 360 Posts

360Rize 360Penguin Sharing your 360 Content

Sharing is easy Now that you’ve recorded and reviewed your images and video, you’re ready to share it with the world, and we don’t blame you! We want to see it! One of the best places to show off your production is Facebook. You’ve known for a while that this is a great place to […]

You have 360 video. Now where do you play it? MAC version

360Rize 360Penguin VLC on a MAC

You’ve gone out and shot some 360 video at a really nice event with your 360Penguin and you want to review it. Your computer’s standard player isn’t recognizing the format or not opening the file. What now? Well, when we open a 360 video at 360Rize, we do have a go-to player that does a […]

How do you play your 360 videos? PC Version

360Rize 360Penguin VLC on a MAC

You’ve gone out and shot some 360 video at a really nice event with your 360Penguin and you want to review it. Your computer’s standard player isn’t recognizing the format or not opening the file. What now? Well, when we open a 360 video at 360Rize, we do have a go-to player that does a […]

Youth Education in 360 and 360Rize

360Rize 360Penguin Education Featured

The 360-degree movement is gaining traction and 360Rize is a part of it. Our home office in Olean, New York often plays host to groups of students from area school districts to come in and learn about not only 360 but about our company and what we do here. A Small-Town Boy and a 360 […]

Understanding WiFi and your 360Penguin

360Rize 360Penguin Rock City

Often, not having internet connection is a cause for concern when dealing with electronic devices. You may think no internet, no electronic device. However, this isn’t always the case. In fact, most devices can function without internet. Take, for example, the 360Penguin. When you connect the 360Penguin to its WiFi, pay close attention. Directly under […]

The 360Penguin Goes International

360Rize 360Penguin in Paris

    Chillin has taken off since we introduced the 360Penguin Oct. 13, National Penguin Day. This little guy has even made it to the hands of one of the more influential 360 content producers in Europe, Don Demas and Amelia Buzeid of Don Amel. Don and Amelia are journalists for 360today, a global news […]

Livestreaming in a Pinch: What if I forget my mount?

360Rize 360Penguin Live Stream Workaround

You find yourself out shooting with your 360Penguin. It’s all going well when you decide you want to show your friends what’s going on. As you get your battery pack out to connect you realize your livestream adapter is sitting at home. Somehow it was left out of your gear bag. How are you going […]

Hitting the slopes with the 360Penguin

360Rize 360Penguin Winter Fun

You’re on your board. The powder is neatly groomed, and a few tracks have been cut in it. You want to share the adventure of an early season run. Here’s a slight problem. Your camera can only capture the action in front of you or facing you if you have it on a selfie stick. […]

360Penguin Meets the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile

360Rize 360Penguin with Wienermobile Featured Image

What’s 27 feet long and looks like something that would be found at a baseball game? Yep, the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile! It spent a few hours with the 360Rize 360Penguin AR Bus, Monday. “Oh, I wish I were an Oscar Mayer Wiener, that is what I’d truly like to be…” Source Image   (Little Planet from […]

Your Brand Should be Driving Business with the 360Penguin

360Rize 360Penguin Napoli Pizza

Since its introduction, 360 Imagery has captivated and inspired audiences worldwide. In fact, millions and millions of people watch 360 videos every day. Hoping to inspire potential customers, major brands and businesses alike turned to the global phenomenon. With the 360Penguin camera, taking captivating 360 images is just a few clicks away. So, for a small […]

Introducing the 360Rize Affiliate Program!

360Rize Affiliate Program Flow

  You’ve either just received your 360Penguin or you really would like one and you want to share the fun with others. We can get you in on the action and give you 10% on every purchase your friends make! This isn’t just on 360Penguins and accessories but on everything on the entire site! That includes […]

How to download the 360Penguin App to your Smartphone

360Rize 360Penguin App download

You’ve just received your 360Penguin camera and you’re ready to go out and shoot some great 360 content. Now, all you have to do is figure out how to get that 360Penguin App we have been telling about. There are a couple ways to go about getting that app. The first is probably the easiest, […]

Compression: What is it and what does it do?

360Rize 360Penguin Compression Range

So, while you are out filming your awesome 360 videos and it comes time to upload to your favorite social media platform. Did you know your video or photo goes through a compression process before it goes live on your platform of choice? You may notice that it looks a little different between the photo […]