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Sphere Does 360° Video with the Ease of Changing a Lens

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Technical 16th Jan 2017 No Film School


The new Sphere 360° lens attachment works with your existing camera to capture immersive images.

While post tools like Adobe Premiere are working hard to make the immersive 360° video workflow feel similar to working with traditional flat video, the on-set capture tools remain a major departure from the tools we already know and love.

The start-up Sphere Optics aims to solve that with the Sphere lens, which attaches via Nikon mount to a traditional DSLR for capturing circular video on whichever camera you already have.

The lens uses a patented design built around a toroidal mirror which takes the spherical view of the world and translates it to the disc-shaped image recorded on the sensor.

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