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Project Description

VR Player is an experimental Virtual Reality Media Player for Head-Mounted Display devices like the Oculus Rift.

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  • Read 2D/3D images and videos
  • Read local files, streams (including youtube), disc, and more!
  • Supported format: mono, over-under, side.
  • 3D audio base on orientation and position.
  • Preset files to auto-configure application settings

Available projections:

  • Plane (For regular movies projected on a virtual screen)
  • Cube (Often used in video games)
  • Cylinder (Mainly for panoramic pictures)
  • Dome (For action cameras like the go pro)
  • Full dome (For imax style experiences)
  • Sphere (For 360 videos)
  • Custom geometry imported from Maya or 3D Studio (For experimenting with other typologies)

Available trackers for orientation and position

  • mouse
  • Oculus Rift
  • Wiimote with Motion Plus
  • PS Move controller
  • Razer Hydra
  • Microsoft Kinect
  • VRPN client
  • Track IR
  • LEAP motion
  • YEI 3-space.

Available distortions

  • Barrel distortion (Use this one with the Oculus Rift)
  • Pincushion distortion


  • Depth map (over/under or side by side formats)
  • Fisheye unwrapping
  • Sample filters from the shazzam project




Chrome extension

This extension finds videos on a web page and provide a link to open them in VR Player:

Related links

Last edited Jun 12, 2014 at 12:32 AM by stephanelx, version 35