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360 Video: Home

This guide helps users navigate 360 video online collections and resources within the UC San Diego Library.

360 Video resources

360 video is a powerful emerging cinematic and research tool. The UC San Diego Library has been building services around this technology and various online collections of 360 video. For related questions, technology support, or small scale workshops please contact dmltech@ucsd.edu.

Youtube

Offers almost 600,000 professional and amateur 360 videos. Enable the "360" feature filter when searching for content.

 

Within 

A curated collection of high quality 360 videos from sources like 21st Century Fox, Raine Ventures, WME, Live Nation, Vice Media, Tribeca Enterprises, Annapurna Pictures, Legendary Pictures, and Freelands Ventures.

 

JauntVR

​A curated collection of high quality 360 videos.  Jaunt is a startup with funding from major film studios collaborating in the creation of high quality cinematic 360 video content

 

New York Times “the Daily 360” 

Features news and human interest pieces in 360 video format, sponsored by Samsung.

 

Digital Media Lab

All collections can be viewed on standard computer screens, using the mouse to pan and rotate the image. Many also exist as stand alone apps that can be viewed on google cardboard or other VR headsets. UCSD affiliates can visit the Digital Media Lab to use VR headsets free of charge

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Cameras

UCSD Students can check out Samsung Gear 360 video cameras from the ITS Media Teaching Lab in the Communications Building.