Creating the World’s 1st Digital Tourism Encounter
Filmed solely on place in South Africa, the online video was shot using a sequence of cameras In 3D printed mounts to produce a whole 360-diploma result. Alongside with our close friends at SomethinElse we also pioneered the use of 360 diploma seem to accompany the online video, creating a truly immersive result.
The Oculus Rift footage showcases 6 scenes in South Africa, including abseiling down Desk Mountain in Cape Town kite-surfing feeding the elephants in a sanctuary strolling by means of Neighbourgoods Market place in Johannesburg and shark-cage diving, wherever the footage was shot underwater using a specifically 3D printed underwater camera rig that experienced to be analyzed in the warmer climbs of the London Scuba College!
“As significantly as we know, this is the first time a tourism board based mostly in the Uk has utilised Oculus Rift to showcase their location in such a various and immersive way, using this condition-of-the-art know-how to produce an interactive and immersive expertise,” explained SAT Uk Region Supervisor, Tolene van der Merwe.