How to use Categories and Filters in HoloBuilder

Work even more effectively by filtering all 360° images of your project according to individually set categories. 1 About Categorization 2 Managing the categories 2.1 Creating new categories 2.2 Delete categories 2.3 Edit categories 3 Categorizing the 360° scenes 3.1 In the web editor 3.2 Categorizing with the JobWalk app 4 Applying the filter 4.1[…]

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How to save your HoloBuilder project offline in the HoloViewer

Archiving and downloading allows for more options to flexibly manage and share your projects. Free up square feet by archiving your projects and share completed projects offline with stakeholders and alike. 1 Project archive 1.1 Archive project 1.2 Unarchive project 2 Download project 2.1 Downloading projects 2.1.1 First time downloading a project to this computer &[…]

How to handle the new project panel

The new Project Panel on the left side allows you to easily arrange your sheets hierarchically and drag and drop scenes quickly to the corresponding sheet. Moreover, the new user interface supports some additional features which will make you even more efficient when using HoloBuilder. Gain an overview of your projects 1.1 Structured element overview 1.2 The[…]

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New 360° cameras are all around - Which one should you buy? Ricoh Theta SC vs. Nikon Keymission360 vs. Nico360 et al.

Please note that this is a general comparison on the presented cameras. While all of the mentioned cameras are compatible with HoloBuilder, the Nikon Keymission360, as well as the Nico360, are NOT compatible with our JobWalk app. Please use a Ricoh Theta or one of the cameras listed here to have the best possible experience[…]

All you need to know about the new JobWalk app for iOS and Android

Please note, if you are looking for a list of cameras currently compatible with HoloBuilder’s JobWalk app, please click here.   Easily create your own virtual 360° tours while on the go with JobWalk — The HoloBuilder JobWalk app simplifies the 360° image taking and virtual tour creation process with HoloBuilder. It enables you to create your[…]

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360° Photos and Videos – Which camera is right for you?

Please note that this is a general overview of the cameras available on the market early 2016. While all of the mentioned cameras are compatible with HoloBuilder, NOT all of them are compatible with our JobWalk app. To have the best possible experience with our JobWalk app, please use, e.g., a Ricoh Theta or another[…]

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How to troubleshoot “Your browser does not support WebGL” messages.

That you visit this site very likely means that you have already picked up with the message you see in the screenshot above. To help you with getting rid of it, in the following paragraphs we want to provide you with some hints and useful links that should serve as a starting point for your[…]

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How to Level your Photosphere

Correct your photosphere’s calibration any time after uploading it to HoloBuilder with controls as easy as in a flight simulator. To make the best possible 360° shots of your surroundings, the most common solution is to use a tripod. BUT, we do not always have a tripod at hand which leaves us no other choice than[…]

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(R)evolution? New Ricoh Theta model S vs. m15: A comparative buyers guide.

Introduction It’s already been a while since bitstars’ HoloBuilder.com platform was selected as Grand Prize Winner of the Ricoh Theta developer contest. But the following amazing and great consequences still keep coming: The postman just delivered a brand new Theta Model S camera directly to our headquarter’s door, sponsored by Ricoh! Of course we captured[…]

How to Change the Default View Orientation of a Scene in HoloBuilder

Even though it is one of the greatest features of 360° images that the viewer can look wherever he wants, your project might require to focus on a certain object or open the 360° scene with a specific perspective. ‘Set default view‘ helps you to set a fixed entry orientation for a 360° scene. 1 Set[…]