Icsa 2017
Sep 7th to 10th, 2017
Graz, Austria


ICSA 2017 4th International Conferenceon Spatial Audio | September 7th to 10th, 2017, Graz, Austria #vdticsa

Guiding viewers’ attention in 360 Video and VR through audio

In 360 video and VR, film directors do not have direct control over the viewers’ attention and their field of view. Visual and particularly auditory cues may be necessary for linear storytelling and therefore to guide the viewers’ attention. The current paper aims to present a preproduction planning for on set recording and postproduction techniques for 360 audio. Knowing the content platform is key in order to provide full audio experiences that can make use of the prepared audio and tracking functionality leading to a fully immersive experience.