Some Videos Can Now Be Viewed All Around On iPhone
This was added to the Android users quiver of tricks along with similar capacity for PC users. Sez Mark Zuckerburg, “We think people will share a lot more 360 content in the future, especially as technology makes it easier to record it themselves. We’re excited you can discover them on Facebook.” It’s a pretty cool feature that gives you a fly on the wall experience. There a video of North Korea which is a trip and a cool surf vid too…
Included Below Are Some Examples For You To Click Over & Try!
Facebook has announced that its 360-degree video feature is now available on iPhones and other iOS devices, allowing users to view certain videos from any angle by moving the camera around.
The social network first introduced the feature for PCs and Android smartphones in September. The videos are created using special cameras to record all 360 degrees of a scene simultaneously.
Users can touch the screen and drag to move the pictures left, right, up or down. They can also hold up their phone and, as they turn, the 360-degree video will follow them, creating an immersive “virtual reality” type experience. Go to Facebook shows off 360-degree video on iPhone with GoPro surfing clip – Telegraph for some examples of the 360 degree feature.
Posted by Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday, November 12, 2015
We just started launching 360 video on mobile.360 video is a completely new experience because you can move the camera around. This opens new ways of sharing experiences and makes you feel like you’re part of what you’re watching. It’s a step towards even more immersive experiences.This video was shot in North Korea by ABC News — and panning around lets you experience the kind of thing most people will never see in their lives.We think people will share a lot more 360 content in the future, especially as technology makes it easier to record it themselves. We’re excited you can discover them on Facebook.