Virtual Reality Production

We are in the process of launching a Virtual Reality Production Suite. This suite has capabilities that can be utilized by VR film makers, animators, architects, CAD designers, game designers and artist. We are excited to offer an Artist-in-Residnecy this Spring. Click here to apply. 

FabLab Tacoma Artist-In- Residency Is now open

Open to Residence of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, California

Application Fee: $25

Deadline: March 15th

Residency Dates: April 15 - June 1

FabLab Tacoma is excited to launch our Virtual Reality Production Suite Spring of 2017. We are calling for local artist in the vicinity of Washington, Oregon, California, and Idaho to apply for our two-week to six-week Artist-in-Residency. This program will include 6 hours a day access to production suite to assist with the development of a VR experience. FabLab will only provide basic software/hardware training.  Artist who have experience with VR Film, game design, or animation production should apply for this residency. The artist will have the opportunity to teach four workshops on software, production, and/or VR workflow. Living accommodations are not provided, however, we can assist for finding a host family.

VR Film artist will have the opportunity to feature their work at Tacoma Film Festival | Open Lens Series: Works in progress. 

Click Here to Apply

Click Here to Pay

Equipment

   

  • Released April 2016

  • Resolution: 2160 x 1200 (1080 x 1200) per eye

  • Field of View: 145 degrees

  • Front Facing Camera

  • Room Scale

  • Steam Store




Features / Specs:

  • Video Format: H.264

  • Video Resolution2880 x 2880 @ 30FPS Max

  • Video Recording Rate: 50 Mbps

  • Audio Format: Stereo, 48 KHz, 96Kbps AAC

  • Lens Type: 8 Elements Glass Ultra Fisheye Lens

  • ApertureF2.5

  • Field of ViewVertical 240°, Horizontal 360°

  • Effective Focal Length0.88mm

Minimum Focus Distance30cm




  • Widescreen Video Capture Yes

  • Wireless Connection Bluetooth, Wireless LAN

  • Digital Video Format H.264

  • Max Video Resolution 3840 x 2160 at 30FPS

  • Interfaces Provided HDMI, composite video/audio

  • Image Recording Format JPEG

  • Max Video Resolution 3840 x 2160

  • Interfaces Provided Composite video/audio, HDMI

  • Effective Photo Resolution 12.0 MP

  • ISO (Max) 6400

  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution 12.0 MP

  • Digital Video Format H.264

  • Widescreen Video Capture Yes

  • Optical Sensor Type CMOS



  • Cameras: Compatible with GoPro® HERO3, 3+ and 4

  • Flight time: 25 minutes; 20 minutes with payload*

  • Range: .5 miles** (.8 km)

  • Max speed: 55 mph (89 km/h)

  • Max ascent speed: 10 m/s in stabilize mode; 5 m/s in “fly”

  • Max payload: 420 g

  • Max altitude: 400 ft per FAA regulation

  • Motors: 880 kV

  • ***Available under staff supervision only

  • ***Current license allows educational use only


Software



Structure Sensor:

  • 3D Scanning  captures full color images in seconds

  • Percision: .5mm at 40cm

  • 58 / 45 degree FOV

Features:

  • VR and augmented reality

  • Roomscale Movement and Tracking

  • Uses iPhone 6/6s/7

  • Resolution: 326PPI

  • Refresh: 60fps

  • 10ms latency from camera to tracking

  • Uses SceneKit and Unity


Software

  • Adobe Creative Cloud - Premiere, Photoshop, Illustrator, Character Animator, After Effects
  • Autodesk Maya

  • AgiSoft PhotoScan Professional
  • VIVE System
  • Unity
  • Solidworks
  • CorelDraw
  • SketchFab
  • Kolor
  • Leap Motion
FABLAB TACOMA  
1938 Market Street Tacoma, WA 98402 
info@fablabtacoma.com
(253) 426-1267

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Hours

Mondays - Tuesday | Closed

Wednesday - Thursday | Noon - 9pm

Friday  | Noon - 8pm

Saturday | Noon - 9pm

Sunday  | 1pm  -  7pm