Join us on October 5th and 6th in Toronto at the MTCC in Hall B, North Building
Wednesday October 5: 11AM - 7PM | Thursday October 6: 10AM - 5PM

VRTO and SIRT are bringing the exciting world of VR to ProFusion 2016

There are many exciting developments in the world of imaging, none more so than Virtual Reality. Many experts believe it's the next 'big thing' in the entertainment industry. And that's why you don't want to miss this insightful presentation by VRTO and SIRT, who have managed to bring together an impressive roster of VR specialists.

ProFusion 2016 VR EXPERIENCE


Special thanks must go out to VR Toronto for coordinating the various companies to exhibit examples of VR productions and technology

ABOUT VRTO | View Site

VRTO is an event producer and productivity-oriented think tank, meetup and discovery group for innovators, developers, inventors, storytellers, content producers, entrepreneurs, hackers, modders, programmers, pioneers, ontologists and adventurers in virtual, augmented and blended reality technologies, content and their development.


Presented By: SIRT
DURATION: Sessions throughout the day

Here's your chance to fully understand how the use of VR and AR (Augmented Reality) can impact, enhance and advance a viewer`s sense of immersion, presence and empathy. And where it can be deployed, including content creation for film, television, gaming, and interactive media industries.

ABOUT SIRT | View Site

SIRT was established as one of Sheridan College's Research Centres in 2009 at Pinewood Toronto Studios, Canada's largest sound stage complex, in order to support and help initiate advancements in production and post-production workflows for the film, television and gaming sectors. With partnerships and support from Ontario's guilds and unions, as well as leading companies and industry associations such as FilmOntario, SIRT is Canada's leading innovation and technology support centre for the screen industries.

NEW 360VR video Post-Production tips & tricks

Presented By: TIM DASHWOOD
DURATION: 1 hour sessions in the VR Centre
LOCATION: MAIN STAGE | TIME: 4:30PM on October 5th

You've finished your stitching, but now you need to actually edit your 360 video and add other elements from CGI or greenscreen, layer visual effects, remove unwanted artifacts (like tripods), stabilize, colour correct/sharpen, reduce noise, and finally output with the proper metadata for upload to YouTube. In this session Tim Dashwood will use some real-world examples from recent projects to demonstrate some of his personal tips & tricks for giving your 360 video (2D or stereo3D) some extra finesse in After Effects, Premiere Pro, or Final Cut Pro.


Tim Dashwood is the founder of 11 Motion Pictures Limited, Dashwood Cinema Solutions and co-owner of the Toronto-based S3D production company Stereo3D Unlimited Inc.

An accomplished director/cinematographer and stereographer, Dashwood's diverse range of credits include music videos, commercials, documentaries and feature films, as well as S3D productions for 3net, DirectTV, Discovery Channel and the National Film Board of Canada.

He also specializes in the previsualization of live action fight/stunt scenes for large-scale productions such as Kick-Ass, Scott Pilgrim vs. The World and Pacific Rim. Recent credits include the films Air Knob, Bob, The Killer, Darknet and Academy Award Winner Chris Landreth's Subconscious Password.

As a developer of award-winning software tools for the film industry, Dashwood created the post-production tools Stereo3D Toolbox, Editor Essentials, Secret Identity, and the award-winning calibration/analysis/tracking software Stereo3D CAT.