Nokia has announced that it has teamed up with Technicolor to create immersive VR content utilizing Nokia’s OZO+ camera and OZO content creation tools. The first project will be a series of 360 Masterclass on VR film-making using Nokia’s hardware sessions to be held at the Technicolor Experience Center (TEC) in Los Angeles.
Virtual Reality was quite a new concept a couple of years ago. Lots of companies are focusing on VR and developers are transforming their apps and games for this platform. Now Nokia is getting into VR content creation, The initial course will give professionals an in-depth look on how to create and render VR films.
The goal of The Technicolor Experience Center is to help advance the content creation side of the emerging VR business. That includes filmmaking education, and to that end, the companies plan to begin offering a series of 360-degree-filmmaking classes. Technicolor enables the various methods to improve the immersive experience by VR and AR. Nokia has invested a lot of time and research in understanding how to provide VR content creators with the tools they need to produce high-quality image capturing and rendering.
“In the creation of immersive content, live action cameras are key to the storytelling process, and Nokia has invested a lot of time and research in understanding how to provide content creators with the tools they need to produce high-quality image capture. Technicolor has a long history in applying our industry-leading color-science capabilities and image processing pipeline to work with camera manufacturers in order to create the highest quality capture techniques and outcomes. That is why the Technicolor Experience Center is proud to be partnering with Nokia to offer classes that will explore the creation of high-quality immersive content.” said Marcie Jastrow, VP of Immersive Media and Head of the Technicolor Experience Center.
This VR content will be created together by both the companies by making use of Nokia’s OZO+ camera along with the OZO content creation tools.Nokia also offers OZO Reality Platform for creating VR content which consists of OZO Deliver, OZO Player SDK, and Nokia’s VR format extensions.
let’s hope we get to see some interesting VR content in the future, like Apps, Games, and Movies with excellent immersive experience.