Cube Format

  • The Nuts and Bolts Behind Facebook’s 360-Degree Videos

    … it encodes 360 video with a pyramid geometry. The code for Facebook’s custom filter to transform 360-degree videos uploaded by users into the cube map format is now available on GitHub, and announcements related to encoding 360 videos to stream them in VR without buffering were: A move from equirectangular layouts to a cube format reduces file…

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