Author: Jim

LMU: Sacred Heart Chapel Virtual Tour

360° view of the Sacred Heart Chapel at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles.

I recently shot a virtual tour of Loyola Marymount University‘s Sacred Heart Chapel, for their site showcasing the beautiful stained glass there.
At the virtual tour website, each stained glass window is a hotspot you can click on to view detailed information about each one.

360° View of Museum of Jurassic Technology Courtyard

360° photo of rooftop courtyard at the Museum of Jurassic Technology in Culver City, California. Photo by Jim Newberry.

What a treat to get the chance to shoot photographs at the wondrous Museum of Jurassic Technology in Culver City, California. This is the beautiful rooftop courtyard; I also shot the Tula Tea Room, which will be posted soon. The MJT is an essential destination; be sure to visit next time you’re in Southern California.

360° Video: Los Angeles State Historic Park

Here’s a test shoot I did at the reopening of Los Angeles State Historic Park with the Z Cam S1 camera, which creates 360° interactive videos up to 6k after stitching. Still fine-tuning the workflow.

VR Tour: Brand Library & Art Center, Glendale California

Brand Library & Art Center, Glendale CA. Panoramic photo by Jim Newberry.

I recently had the pleasure of shooting a VR tour of the majestic Brand Library & Art Center, in Glendale, California, strategically perched at the foothills of the Verdugo Mountains.

Click the above photo to take the immersive tour, in 360°.

Red Car River Park 360°

Red Car River Park, Los Angeles, California. 360° VR photo by Jim Newberry.

Here’s a recent spherical panorama I shot at golden hour in Red Car River Park, Los Angeles. The scenic spot is on the Los Angeles River in the Atwater Village neighborhood.

Click the image above to see the interactive version!

Mini Review of the Z Cam S1 360° VR Camera

I’ve just written a mini review of the Z Cam S1 video camera, a very promising 360° VR camera which I’ve recently acquired. I’ll be posting a follow-up article after I have a chance to shoot more with it.




Joshua Tree Tiny Planet

Joshua Tree tiny planet. Photo by Jim Newberry.


360° DSLR panorama converted to tiny planet view, shot at Joshua Tree National Park, California.

My 360° VR Photos In Los Angeles Magazine

L.A. Magazine blog feature on 360° VR photos shot in the Los Angeles area by Jim Newberry.


Several of my 360° VR photos shot in the Los Angeles/Socal area were recently featured in Los Angeles Magazine’s Culture blog. Thanks to Thomas Harlander for authoring the piece.

Jerry Maguire Store 360° Panorama

The Jerry Maguire Store, by Everything Is Terrible, at iam8bit gallery on Sunset Boulevard in Los Angeles. 360° interactive photo by Jim Newberry.

Dreams came true last month, for people who like their video format VHS, and their movies titled “Jerry Maguire.” The inspired tapeheads of Everything Is Terrible created a video rental store, fully stocked with 14,000 of copies of one title: “Jerry Maguire,” VHS only. Click the image above to see it in 360° VR splendor.