Star Alliance 360 Flyby

In this 360 video, the tourists, enjoying the view over Shenzhen City, get the shock of their lives when 28 planes from Star Alliance flyby no more than a few metres away from them. The roar of the engines and sheer power of the aeroplanes can be experienced in full VR thanks to the 3D sound mix and head tracked audio. The planes surround you from the front, the side and behind, ensuring there is no escaping the awesome magnitude of this VR film.

Each aeroplane’s position and sound is mapped with 100% accuracy including the distance from the viewpoint, the height and the direction, which mirror each plane as they flyby. All the aeroplane’s, including the one’s in the distance, are included for a 100% virtual reality sound experience, even if you can not distinguish them within the cacophony of engine noise.

6 different types of aeroplane are represented from Boeing and Airbus, indluding the B737, B777, B787, A319, A320 and A340. Each have there own distinct engine noise are were extensively researched to represent the film accurately and to provide a real life experience.

Creative 360 Immersive Sound

Using the latest audio technology, we can mix your immersive audio or take your stereo mix and transform it into a 3D wonder world. Our experience of sound design and audio mixing adds a greater dimension to any 3D or VR mix. We can mix to all the latest formats including AmbiX, FuMa, Quad Binaural, Facebook 360 Video, You Tube 360 or provide you with an 8 channel audio file for embedding into your app or game player. Once rendered the VR Sound Design mix will provide 100% accurate head tracking and add authentic realism to any 360 video.

We also provide real, end user monitoring experiences with an Oculus Rift VR mask and Samsung Gear VR. This enables you to see the finished product how it was designed to be seen and experienced.

We’re dedicated to exploring this immersive technology and ways of how it can be used to enhance the users experience.

Star Alliance Members

Adria Airways, United Airlines, TAP, Shenzen Airlines, Air New Zealand, SAS, Thai Airways, Brussells Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Croatia Airlines, COPA Airlines, Swiss International Airlines, Avancia Brazil, South African Airways, Luthansa, Avianca, Singapore Airlines, Austrian Airlines, Air India, Aegean Airlines, EVA Air, LOT Airlines, Ethiopian Airlines, Air Canada, Air China, Asiana Airlines, Egypt Air, All Nippon Airways.

Production Team

Film Production:Vince
VFX: Coffee and TV
Producer: Sarah Browell
Director: Guy Bradbury
Agency: Atomic London

360 Sound Design

All sound design and immersive mixing was produced at Syncbox VR, London.

For Sound Design for TV and Film, please visit Syncbox Post.