FAQ

Webinar

What webinar platform or software do you use?


Depending on the client's requirements and preferences, we can use different software and easliy intergrate them together.




What is a webinar?


A webinar is an engaging online event where a speaker, or small group of speakers, deliver a presentation to a large audience who participate by submitting questions, responding to polls and using other available interactive tools.




What is the difference between your webinar and others?


Our webinar is very compartiable. Some of our feature include the ability to switch between multiple cameras, integrate them with our audience engagement such as quiz, poll and more. For more infomation check out our webinar page.




How many viewers can access the webinar at the same time?


Our webinar can support up to 10,000 viewers at once.




I need to add a webinar feature that you do not have.


Kindly email us @ sales@alternatevp.com. Our technicial crew will get back to you.





360º VR Production

What is 360º VR production?


360º VR production is to produce 360º VR videos. With 360º VR videos, viewers can be fully immerse in location such as space, underwater or a sci-fi environment without having to leave the comfort of their house. 360º VR videos can be film either with a 360 camera or created in 3D.




Which 360º camera do you use?


We use many kinds on 360º camera, from professional grade 8K cameras to 4K cameras to ensure picture quality for our clients. This would depends on the resolution and sharpness and also the size of the location. For broadcast quality, typically we can even build up custom rig using RED/ARRI cameras.




What is a typical timeline of a 360º VR production if we were to engage you?


360º VR Production timeline is very similar to a typical Video Production. • 1-2 days of location recce • 1-2 weeks of pre-production • 1-2 weeks of storyboarding • 1-3 days of filming • 2-4 weeks of post productoion For a 3D generated 360 videos, it can take an estimated time of 2 months and more




Which platform could be use to view 360º VR videos?


Our VR videos can be converted to many platforms. From computer, VR googles, mobile devices, web-based. For most 360º VR videos that is in a 4k resolution, any computer with a VR player, VR googles or mobile devices can view it. For videos that are in 8K resolution, you would need a powerful graphics card in your computer to view it.




Can you mount the 360º camera on a drone or underwater?


We have professional riggers that help to mount the 360º camera to almost anywhere. For drone, as the camera and the gimbal weight about 3-4kg, we typically use a Octocopter drone. Our drone pilot licensed and certified by CAAS and our camera are insured. For underwater, our rig is rated for up to 90meters in depth.




If the camera is filming in a 360 view, how can I move the camera or add lights to the set?


Movement • For ground shots, we typically use our Remote Controlled Dolly. • For aerial shots, we will mount the camera to a Octocopter Lights • Lights can be added to set but they would have to be digitally remove in post production





Virtual Tour

What is a Virtual Tour?


A virtual tour is the simulation of an existing location with the help of sequential videos or still images. Other multimedia elements like music, sound effects, floor plans, etc., could also be used. They help in recreating a realistic representation of reality. It is often used in the real estate industry whereby realtors show propect buyers the house without having them on location.




What Virtual Tour solutions do you provide?


We provide our own customisable Virtual Tour as well as matterport. Our customisable Virtual Tour have many features. From interactive hotspot, floorplans to Virtual Staging. Our latest addition would be live chat.




Can your Virtual Tour be hosted and embed to our website?


Our Virtual Tour can be exported to many plaftorm. For web-based, moblie devices, computers and more. For web-based, we can help to host this on our server and embed it to your website. This help to reduce the bandwith that your existing website might have.




How long do you usually take to produce one Virtual Tour?


Depending on the size of the location, it will take on average 3 - 5 working days to complete from filming to completion of the Virtual Tour.




If my property is not yet developed, can a Virtual Tour be produce?


Yes. Our Virtual Tour is for both developed and un-developed propoerties. For Developed properties, our crew will go down and film. For un-developed properties, you can pass us any AutoCad files and our 3D artist will convert them to VR ready.





VR Game Booth

What is a VR Game Booth?


VR Game Booth is a fringe activity that allow guests to experience VR games during events, tradeshow, conference and more. With our large game library, we ensure that your guests will be kepy entertained thoughout. Our trained tech crew will also be there to guide your guest and solve any issue if arise.




How many players can your VR game booth support?


Typically, VR game booth usually allows for one single players. We do however provide multiple booth setup with games that can play up to 4 players at a time. We also provide team-building games!




How big of a space is required for a VR game booth?


We can work with a minimum of 2m by 2m but we would prefer 3m by 3m for safety for the players and equipments and up to 5m by 5m for full immersiveness. VR game booth have to be indoor or away from any direct sunlight as it disrupt the sensors.




What games do you have ? What if I want a custom VR game?


We have access to a library of over a 100 game titles. We do create custom VR games, do check out the page under VR development.





Photobooth

What is a Photobooth?


A photobooth is a fringe acitivity whereby guest takes photos and receive them in a printed photographs.




What kind of photobooth do you provide?


We provide many types of photobooth. From normal, roving, whatsapp to 3D trick-eye. We provide 4R/5R and even strip types of photos.





Virtual Event

What types of interactivity can be included inside the Virtual Event?


Main key interactivity would be the following • 360 image or 3D render as panaroma • Embedding of assets ( images, video, website, map ) as clickable hotspots • Muti-deviice support ( works on laptop and mobile, IOS and Android optimise ) • Hosting of Virtual Event on any server Other interactivity that can be added would be the following • VIrtual Photobooth • Login portal so that only pre-registered guests can enter • Individual analytics tracking that works with registration • 3D turntable of objects • More...




I might have a Virtual Event coming up, can you support us?


You can always email or call us about the reqirement of your event. You can also request for a callback and we will get back to you as soon as possbile. Typically here are the information that we usually require before we can guide you. • When is the event happening ? • What is the expected pax of participants? • Is the event open to public or closed to a pre-registered participants? • What is the event about ?




What is the lead time of building up a Virtual Event?


Typically it depends on several factors but generally 1 -1.5 month is enough to build up a small event. Example: Event with just 5 3D booths and includes only the main interactivity Development of the 3D booths usually takes about 2-3 weeks. Programming and testing takes about another 1-2 weeks.