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GoPro Launches Versatile Spherical Capture, the Fusion for 360

GoPro Launches Versatile Spherical Capture, the Fusion for 360

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GoPro has launched a pilot programmed for its 5.2K spherical camera, the GoPro Fusion. The company hopes that the Fusion will be used for both fully immersive VR content as well as conventional non-VR video and photos. As part of the pilot, applications have been opened for professional content creators to participate in the programme during summer 2017. In an introduction to the pilot on the company’s website, senior product manager of Spherical Solutions, Jess Foley said: “Imagine never having to worry about framing your subject…ever. Well, thanks to Fusion, our users will be able to record their moments in all directions and then go back and choose the composition they want.” This motion picture capture technique is referred to as OverCapture or reframing. Foley likens it