Photos of Africa creates Safari VR

African Elephant

We’ve been following our friend and photographer Chris du Plessis from Photos of Africa for some time now, marveling at the amazing immersive Virtual Reality experiences he’s been creating using our 360 video solutions. Some of our favorite content from him focuses on the African Elephant, one of the African continent’s most iconic forms of wildlife. Experience some of his work… Continue reading Photos of Africa creates Safari VR

Chris du Plessis’ African Adventure Continues

Chris du Plessis uses 360Heros gear to create VR-ready panoramic photos. Photo: Photos of Africa.

Our friend and renowned panoramic photographer Chris du Plessis from Photos of Africa has returned from yet another adventure. As per usual, Chris has brought back with him some stunning 360 photos and pano tours from his travels in his beautiful homeland in Africa. Included in his spoils is a large collection of Google Street View images and Google Photo… Continue reading Chris du Plessis’ African Adventure Continues

The Top 10 360° Videos of 2014

Our team has enjoyed seeing the amazing content 360 video producers have created in 2014. Image: VR Playhouse.

360Heros is celebrating the New Year by looking back at the great 360 video content we’ve seen in 2014. With the 360Heros 360 Video Hosting Center receiving daily uploads from producers across the globe, we’ve had the privilege of enjoying some awesome content! In an effort to help share this great work, we’re recapping 10 of our favorite 360… Continue reading The Top 10 360° Videos of 2014

Create Amazing One-Click 360° Google Street View Panos

360Heros gear captures Google Street View Panoramas. Image: Chris du Plessis.

While 360Heros gear is widely recognized as a videography tool, our Plug-n-Play Holders can also be used to take stunning high-resolution panoramic photographs. Photographers such as our friend Chris du Plessis are taking advantage of this capability and creating interactive Google Street View and Google Photo Sphere panoramas: To interact with the the images below, hover with your mouse,… Continue reading Create Amazing One-Click 360° Google Street View Panos

360Heros and Chris du Plessis Attend photokina!

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Cologne, Germany – 360Heros teamed up with our friend Chris du Plessis to attend photokina, the world’s premier imaging fair. At photokina Chris discussed his work as a wildlife photographer, Google Trusted photographer and 360° video professional. 360Heros single shot panoramic image taken by Chris du Plessis at photokina. While enjoying his time with the industry’s best, Chris shared… Continue reading 360Heros and Chris du Plessis Attend photokina!

The 360° Panoramic Adventures of Chris Du Plessis

Chris Du Plessis is using 360Heros gear to deliver Africa's wildlife to the public. Image Courtesy of Photos of Africa.

In an ever-changing technological landscape it is critical for photographers and videographers to adapt and explore new tools. When it comes to employing visual mediums, Chris Du Plessis stands as one of the world’s most versatile professionals. Widely known as a wildlife photographer with his organization Photos of Africa, Chris also creates Google virtual tours for travel destinations and contributes extensively to the… Continue reading The 360° Panoramic Adventures of Chris Du Plessis