Well, who wouldn't want such a device?
But unless there is a first hand report from a reliable source I would stay far away.
Maybe on Photokina this year they will surprise is with a progress they have made since two years when they announced the cam.
--- In PanoToolsNG@yahoogroups.com, Giorgio Marchetto <mail@...> wrote:
> Hello panofriends
> Last summer (july) I received a 10% summer discount code from Giroptic
> to buy a Girocam.
> I tried to contact many times Giroptic, asking them more detailed
> panorama specifications
> and (upcoming) video features (see their blog with an example of
> immersive video).
> I got only this reply form Girocam:
> "Thank you for your email.
> Video will be available soon on the GIROCAM, we are still working on the
> FW update.
> We will keep you informed regarding the GIROCAM updates !"
> After 6 months, any news from them.
> It's a pity, this camera was quite interesting for me, especially if it
> was able to record 360 video
> with good resolution and frame rate.
> The price (1500 euro + VAT) is interesting, not so good the support im
> my experience...
> The website has several pages never update (cooming soon... or coming
> moon? ;-)
> Has someone of us tested this camera?
> How does it work?
> Does it record 360 video?
> Any Photo/video specifications or comments about it?
> Giorgio Marchetto