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Spin Digital at IBC 2018 – Amsterdam
Spin Digital Video Technologies GmbH (Spin Digital), a German company specialized in high-performance video codecs for the next generation of high-quality media, has announced today that it will demonstrate at IBC 2018 a new version of its media …
Recommended Bitrates for 360° Video Using Spin Enc
By Sergio Sanz-Rodriguez, PhD — Virtual Reality (VR)/360° video is one of the hottest topics in the multimedia industry and film production. The real world is captured by an omnidirectional camera consisting of a set of cameras covering different …
Spin Digital Releases New Versions of its HEVC Encoder (v1.8) and SDK (v2.0)
Spin Digital announced today the availability of a new version of its HEVC/H.265 encoder (Spin Enc) and SDK (Spin SDK). With these new versions Spin Digital HEVC encoder and SDK continue to improve with performance optimizations and new …
DDD60 European Project Partners Report Significant Advancement for Exhibition Potential for 360° Video
DDD60 – a pan-European research project designed to develop and introduce cutting edge video compression and delivery technology to provide high-quality virtual reality content – today announces its final results.
Guidelines for Master File Creation of 360° Films
The purpose of the guidelines presented in this blog is to help Virtual Reality (VR) and 360° content providers to prepare master files with the highest possible quality for submission to film festivals, film markets, online Video-on-Demand (VoD) platforms, or archiving systems. Master files produced according to these guidelines will enable service providers to generate compressed versions for high quality screenings to target viewers.
Spin Digital at NEXT, Marché du Film – Festival de Cannes
Immersify, the European R&D project to develop the next generation of immersive media and tools, will be at NEXT, the innovation hub at the Marché du Film – Festival de Cannes, from Tuesday May 8th to Sunday 13th.