Google today launched a new tool for teachers and their students called Tour Creator, which allows anyone to create their own VR tour using imagery from Google’s Street View or their own 360-degree photos. The new app is designed to work with Google Cardboard and Google’s existing VR “field trips” app Expeditions.
Virtual Reality is one of the technologies with the highest projected potential for growth. According to the latest forecasts from IDC Research (2018), investment in VR and AR will multiply 21-fold over the next four years, reaching 15.5 billion euros by 2022.
360-degree videos are created by filming all 360 degrees of a scene at the same time. … This virtual reality capture method is done either by the camera itself or using specialized video editing software. This software can analyze common visuals and audio to synchronize and link the different camera feeds together.