Axis Images is a creative studio working in immersive imaging, 360º architectural photography and computer graphics. The LA based team has a wealth of talent and skill in the field and is collaborating with others working in VR/AR, exploring the extraordinary and unique medium of virtual reality. We have been commissioned to create VR experiences for UNESCO world heritage sites such as Acropolis of Athens, Chichen Itza in Mexico and Tower of London. The studio has produced VR for Carnegie Hall, Apple, Dodger Stadium, Warner Bros., Los Angeles Metro, Ellis Island and The Statue of Liberty. We work with companies and independent artists spanning many fields, such as architecture and cultural institutions, entertainment and music, travel and documentary.

See our immersive projects listed below.

Janie Fitzgerald | Founder
Janie Fitzgerald is an American photographer and producer best known for her pioneering and inventive work in the field of immersive imaging. As founder of Axis Images, she has been creating immersive experiences for over twenty years. She is one of the first photographers to have shot 360º interactive VR movies, creating the showcase content for Apple’s groundbreaking release of QuickTimeVR in 1995. She has photographed hundreds of special places worldwide, using spherical imaging systems and technologies.
See more:  www.janiefitzgerald.com

Robert West | Concept Design and Graphics
Robert West has been with Axis Images since it’s inception, working in CG, interactive design for 360, soundscape design and illustration. He has created highly customized interface designs for Axis Images projects. His brilliant creative efforts and technical skills have helped the projects maintain their excellent quality and unique style.

John Schwarzell | Imaging and Post Production
John Schwarzell is post production creative, and has extensive experience in 360 photography, image compositing, color accuracy and interactive programming. He has developed innovative methods for 360º image capture and specialized post techniques for producing consistently great work in our collaborations.


Architecture and Cultural Institutes

Carnegie Hall

Salk Institute

Experience Music Project

Arcosanti Arts Center

Yamashiro Landmark Restaurant, Los Angeles

Theme Building at LAX

Chelsea Hotel, New York City

Entertainment, Gaming and Tech

Warner Brothers

Aardman Animations

Apple Inc.


Mattel Inc.

Rockstar Games

Yahoo Inc!

The Walt Disney Company

Native Instruments

Quixote Studios

Smashbox Studios

Steve Vai

Los Angeles Metropolitan Transit Authority

VRWay Switzerland

Phantom Vox Recording Studio

J&M Advertising

Seven Worldwide

Click Media


Planet Grande

Unisys Corporation


Wyland Art Gallery

Hajjar Kaufman Advertising

Lowry Digital

Digital Island

Eller Digital Imaging Studio

OZ Virtual

Bolt Gallery

Internet Outfitters

Eastman Kodak

Travel and Hospitality

Air New Zealand

Patina Restaurant Group

230-Fifth, New York City

BNSF Railway

Hotel BelAir

Heritage Retreats

Oceana Hotel

Magic Castle Hotel

The Hard Rock Hotel, Las Vegas

Home Away

Hollywood Hills Hotel, Los Angeles

Digital Island

National Parks

Yosemite National Park

Catalina Island Chamber of Commerce

Manzanar National Historic Site

Sports and Citi Centers

Dodger Stadium

Anaheim Stadium, Edison Field

Los Angeles Convention Center and Visitors Bureau

The Queen Mary


Brooks Institute of Photography

Ryerson University

Village School, Pacific Palisades

Voyager Expanded Learning

Knowledge Adventure

USC Hospital

University of Virgina, Miller Center

Los Angeles Times Online