Evening of demos, presentations, and technical workshop to truly explore the radical changes in the relationship among photographer, audience, and developer. The new RICOH THETA V provides completely new functionality, changing the type of content that is being produced.
Try THETA V Yourself!
Please register on theta360.guide to reserve your space and development camera by posting a reply. Please do not register using meetup.com to RSVP. If you prefer to register privately, please DM @jcasman. https://community.theta360.guide/t/ricoh-theta-v-plug-in-microconference-san-francisco-thurs-aug-30-evening/3335?u=jcasman)
New 360° Experiences in real-time (Demos Shown)
-- YouTube Live Event - 4K 360° real-time video direct from camera to YouTube using Wi-Fi or mobile
-- VR real-time stream into HTC Vive VR goggles - Transport yourself into the world the camera sees!
-- 360° image direct to VR headset - Immediately take and share pictures from camera to VR headset using Google Photos and Wi-Fi or mobile access
-- Automatic Face Blur - Camera AI automatically edits photos as you’re taking pictures
Build New 360° Experiences (Create your own 360° app for the camera)
-- 5 open source examples of community code with explanations
-- Hands-on workshop where you build an app to take seven 360° photos in rapid sequence
-- Onsite access to advanced RICOH THETA V 360° cameras unlocked with developer mode enabled
-- Access to free and open source tools and code that you can use at home. Build a fully functional apk and take it home with you.
Who Should Join? (You!)
-- Developers - who want to build stunning 360° user experiences and understand workflows for creators and media consumers
-- Creators - who want to easily create new experiences for viewers
-- Consumers - who want to access to new and interesting perspectives and stories
Required Equipment for Developers
-- Laptop with Android Studio installed for plug-in development
-- Windows laptop preferred, but Linux or Mac will work for most sections
-- Android mobile phone for stitching images
-- If you don’t have an Android phone, you can stitch the images with desktop software on Windows or Mac
Required Equipment for Creators and Consumers
-- Brilliant ideas
-- Spirit of innovation
Invitation from the Community!
Do you want to show off your THETA V application? Come share it with everyone at the micro conference. Contact [masked] for information on demoing!
Prizes for Participating!
THETA pens and stickers!
How to Register
Must register here to reserve your space and development camera by posting a reply. Please do not register using meetup.com to RSVP. If you prefer to register privately, please DM @jcasman.