360 Essentials: A beginner’s guide to immersive video storytelling

Our objective with this resource is to walk you through the essential steps in creating compelling and engaging 360 video experiences. While some prior experience with photography or videography can help, the technology available now gives anybody the ability to produce this type of amazing content. By the time you work your way through this book’s chapters and exercises, you will be able to:
– Set up, operate and shoot high quality pictures and video with a 360 video camera;
– Turn your 360 videos into basic virtual reality content;
– Understand some of the ethical challenges associated with immersive content;
– Develop stronger stories and narrative 360 content.

Learning activityInquiry
TypeGuidelines and recommendations
LicenceCC BY: This license allows reusers to distribute, remix, adapt, and build upon the material in any medium or format, so long as attribution is given to the creator. The license allows for commercial use.
InstitutionToronto Metropolitan University

This resource has been collected as part of the TransACTION! project.