Fraunhofer HHI is going to take part in the NAB Show 2016 and will be presenting their OmniCam-360 as well as their latest HEVC-developments. Please have a look here for more information about them. The NAB Show will take place in Las Vegas, USA from April 16–21, 2016. Many of our partners will be among the exhibitors, including ARRI, Carl Zeiss, Fraunhofer IIS, Sony, Dolby and Rohde&Schwarz.
VR Workshop at 3IT for all Partners
Since there was such a great interest and quite a large number of requests for participation in our last “Hands On VR” workshop past November, it’s finally time for another one! On May 2nd, 2016, a VR workshop will take place at the 3IT in Berlin, only this time the concept is going to be a little different. It will be an interactive workshop with presentations, hands-on solutions for VR cameras and VR glasses, as well as working groups that are going to ascertain research gaps in the wide field of VR. It will be an all-day event.
This workshop is specifically for partners of the 3IT. If you are interested in becoming a partner or have any questions regarding the workshop, please don’t hesitate to contact Carina Schoo.
reallifefilm international established VR Studio and Rental House in Berlin
In July 2015 INVR.SPACE started as a brand of "reallifefilm international GmbH", who is a partner of the 3IT and a member of the steering committee. Since then the company has worked on more than 20 projects connected to VR and 360° video.
In March 2016 INVR.SPACE GmbH was established as an independent full service studio, combining production, postproduction, app development and R&D for new technologies, fitting all kinds of projects: documentary, feature film, commercial and live broadcast up to 360°. Rental services and technology sales cover on set technologies (rigs, cameras, live stitching server, accessories and software), postproduction tools (hard- and software) as well as VR devices for mobile and stationary use. Read more
MEDIA CONVENTION Berlin 2016
MEDIA CONVENTION Berlin will take place May 2-3, 2016 at STATION-Berlin. It is the primary media conference in Germany’s capital region, and is one of the most important media-industry gatherings in Europe. National and international experts from television, film and other media, academics and politicians meet journalists and decision-makers of the digital economy to debate current issues in media and network policy, media market trends, and developments in our media-driven society. The discussions will take place on an interdisciplinary basis and in an open and discursive manner, addressing all societal groups and media types.
On February 16, 2016 Zhou Mingwei, who is the president of China International Publishing Group (CIPG) headed a delegation to visit the R&D center of imcube Labs GmbH and the Fraunhofer HHI in Berlin. The visit was accompanied by China International Book Trading Corporation, New Star Press & Peace Book, Hong Kong, CIPG Training Center and CIPG’s International Cooperation Supervisor. The goal of the meeting was to encourage further future cooperation between CIPG, imcube Labs and the HHI concerning immersive imaging technologies such as Virtual Reality image capture, in particular the usage of HHI’s new 3D OmniCam-360. The visit was a full success. VR projects are currently being planned that involve imcube’s services and the 3D OmniCam-360.
Bitkom – New Partner of the 3IT
We are happy to announce that we have yet another addition to our great partner network. Bitkom is Germany’s digital association that brings together more than 2300 companies of the digital economy, including SMEs, start-ups and global players. If want to learn more about our partners in general or their involvement in immersive imaging technologies, do not hesitate to contact us!
For an overview of all our partners please click here.
Check out our calendar! Especially the new category Fairs/Conferences/Events might be of interest to you. This way you will stay informed about all international events connected to VR, 3D, HDR, etc. Enjoy!
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