Conference Sketches & Applications Comments Search Site Map Main
 

360°
 
Chairs
Anna Maria Chupa
Mississippi State University
Annette Weintraub
City College of New York

Reconstruction of the World's First Panoramic Immersive Virtual Environment Using Contemporary VR Technology
A central goal of virtual reality is convincing people they are somewhere else. This sketch showed how contemporary technology was used to recreate a panoramic virtual environment (the world's first) that was built over 200 years ago.
 
Mark Wright
University of Edinburgh
Room 2413 JCMB, Kings Buildings
Mayfield Road
Edinburgh EH9 3JZ UNITED KINGDOM
mark.wright@ed.ac.uk


Panoscope 360°
In this panoramic video viewer, a donut-shaped rear projection screen is placed horizontally above a conic reflector. From within, visitors see a reflected virtual cylindrical image.
 
Luc Courchesne
Université de Montréal
2940 Cote Ste-Catherine
CP 6128 Succursale Centre-ville
Montréal, Québec H3C 3J7 CANADA
luc.courchesne@umontreal.ca


Water Dome Project
Water Dome is a hemisphere eight meters in diameter that affords its visitors the unique experience of being surrounded by a water film alive with a variety of projected visuals.
 
Yuki Sugihara
The University of Tokyo
Tachi Lab. MEIP Faculty of Engineering
The University of Tokyo 7-3-1
Hongo, Bunkyo-ku
Tokyo 113-8656 JAPAN
yuki@star.t.u-tokyo.ac.jp

 

 

SIGGRAPH 2000 Register Now
Comments Search and Site Map Main