Late last month iStaging announced a new feature for their virtual reality (VR) Marker app that brought the power of ARKit into play for use when making floor plans of locations. The applications for this feature would benefit estate agents, interior designers and event organizers offering a range of valuable capabilities. Now, iStaging have revealed that their VR Marker app is now Street View ready.
This new feature means that users can now effortlessly share their 360-degree panoramas capture within the app directly to Google Maps Street View with just one tap. This functionality means that users can easily create virtual tours for viewing on Google Maps Street View thanks to the affordable solution. The VR Maker app and included capture kit are already being used by thousands of real estate agents, photographers, designers and retailers around the global to digitize spaces and now, these can be shared to Google Map Street View with ease.
“Our customers have high quality standards, and we’ve worked hard on creating a capture solution that delivers on their expectations,” noted Johnny Lee, CEO of iStaging. “We’re humbled to see it recognized as Street View ready by Google”.
The VR Maker app is a spatial VR capture solution that enables users to take advantage of their mobile device to create immersive virtual tours within minutes using a fisheye lens and Rotator. The solution also includes an all-in-one virtual tour builder that can create real estate walkthroughs, digital stores, 360-degree previews of vehicles, and much more. With the addition of the Google Maps Street View support, iStaging have enabled a new workflow for users offering a new platform to share immersive 360-degree panoramas.
Google Cardboard can be leveraged as well, with iStaging LiveTour supporting unique web links that can be embedded onto any website allowing users to view the 360-degree panoramas in VR thanks to platform. These new features bring more to the iStaging ecosystem are a sure to offer a range of benefits to users as the product continues to develop.
As iStaging continue to bring new features to their VR Maker app, VRFocus will be sure to bring you all the latest so stay tuned for more.