First platform for volumetric videos launched
A new battlefield has opened up in the VR/AR space: the race towards creating viewing experiences that centre around livestreamed, interactive holographic visuals.
The technical name for this kind of video is volumetric. This technique captures film footage in 3D in order to essentially create a fully scanned and reproduced digital copy of whatever is being filmed, which can then be sent to AR glasses or VR headsets.
The term shot back into the headlines this week when the CEO of secretive and much-hyped AR...