How to Customize the HoloPlayer Layout for Sharing your Holo

Since v69 went live, HoloBuilder now not only supports with IE11 a new browser but also offers an amazing new design making sharing your Holos, even more, personal. The new custom settings for embedding the HoloPlayer into your website offer five different individually adjustable options to adapt the player to your personal needs. Standard sharing[…]

holobuilder supports custom textures on 3D shapes.

How to add Custom Textured 3D Objects to your HoloBuilder Creations

  As announced in a previous developer blog entry, you can add custom textures to different pre-defined 3D objects and place them into your HoloBuilder.com presentations. In this tutorial, we show you how to use this great feature for even more individual, creative creations. The first step when you decide to create a presentation with custom[…]

Custom textured shapes in holobuilder v67

The next level of individual creativity: custom textures in new holobuilder version 67

Our developers just deployed a new version (namely 67) of holobuilder that provides amazing unique features, setting it even further apart from competition as a one-of-a-kind web tool: You can now add 3D shapes with custom textures to your creations! This means that you can add any picture you like to one of five pre-defined 3D objects and place them right[…]

How to Create a Virtual Tour in HoloBuilder

The prime use cases of HoloBuilder that should be particularly interesting for, e.g. real estate agents and people working in construction, is the creation of virtual tours. In our case, virtual tour means a set of 360° photospheres that are interlinked to a HoloBuilder project. Make it possible to virtually discover a place by “walking”[…]

Image Preprocessing in holobuilder v64

If you don’t go forward, you go backwards: HoloBuilder has evolved to version 64

Since the last developer blog post some time has passed, but that does not mean that nothing happened during that time: We have just been busy making HoloBuilder even better! Today we finally reached version 64, which includes many improvements. Highlight: Image preprocessing with automatic/custom filters directly within HoloBuilder improves image quality! All uploaded 360° photos can be fine-tuned with three individual[…]

holobuilder v. 57 with amazing new image quality due to image slicing

Nothing less than a revolution in image quality: holobuilder v. 57 is here!

Over the last weeks our developers worked really hard, with a strong focus on image quality and processing. They were aiming to provide nothing less than the best image quality thats actually attainable these days, right within holobuilder. As expected they were finally successful and the result is the all new holobuilder v. 57 with stunning image quality for[…]

Google Photo Sphere vs. bubb.li

Google Photo Sphere Camera vs. bubb.li App – A 360 Degree Showdown

In principle creating 360 degree photospheres is simple, as we have shown in our basic tutorial. But simple does not necessarily mean easy. Especially not if you strive to create the best result that is possible with your equipment. Even if this equipment consists just of a smartphone, one difficulty could be seen in the[…]

The Definitive Guide to holobuilder

The Definitive Guide to HoloBuilder: From zero to 3D-hero in a few simple steps

Even though HoloBuilder is being developed with a strong focus on usability and intuitiveness, as an absolute beginner you might feel a little overwhelmed by its large variety of features and functions. This is why we have created an easy to understand beginner tutorial that enables you to create amazing 3D presentations from scratch, without any[…]

How to create 360° photos with your smartphone

To create a 360° image on your Android smartphone download and open the “Google Street View App” and follow these instructions from Google. On iOS devices, the App is also called “Google Street View” and works almost the same. Furthermore, some nice basic instructions on how to capture awesome 360° images can be found in[…]