Jumpgate Chic: THE VOID Absorbs Viewers Into Stunning Panoramic Projections

THE VOID (audiovisual installation) from TUNDRA on Vimeo. This probably isn’t an installation you’ll enjoy if you’re easily disoriented. In dazzling 360-degree surround, a group of Russian artists create an abstract wonderland that seems to suck the viewer into an abstract-patterned, yawning chasm of space. Built by TUNDRA of St. Petersburg, powered by TouchDesigner, it’s […]

Weekend Inspiration: 360 Degree Views – Hot Chip & Merlot = Tasty!

360° “lenses” (which generally aren’t actually lenses, but spherical reflectors) are perfect for simple, single-shot video production. Especially given some inventive viewpoints, staging, or post-production. Recently Merlot’s “Loser” impressed me with its combination of a surround angle shooting and a snorricam setup. LOSER – Merlot from Julien Widmer on Vimeo. I was reminded of this […]

Jaymis Loveday - January 31, 2010

V Squared goes Big and Round: Cylindrical Visuals for Rok Vegas Club

Vello Virkhaus’ V Squared Labs takes on some of the biggest jobs around, and has put together 12,000 pixel wide, surround visuals for the Rok Vegas club in Las Vegas. It’s super-gaudy stuff, but I’m guessing the word “subtle” didn’t feature in the brief from this client. Rok Land Rok Red Purple Pipes Plug Aesthetics […]

Jaymis Loveday - August 20, 2008

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