Axis Images is a creative studio working in virtual reality. The LA based team has a wealth of talent and skill in 360 immersive media, as we explore the extraordinary and unique medium of VR/AR. We work with clients and independent artists spanning many fields such as architecture, cultural institutions, entertainment and music, travel and documentary. We have been commissioned to create 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, Disney, Warner Bros., Los Angeles Metro and Ellis Island.

See our immersive projects listed below.

Janie Fitzgerald | Founder
Janie Fitzgerald is an American photographer best known for her pioneering and inventive work in the field of photographic based 360 VR media. She has been creating immersive experiences for over twenty years and was one of the first photographers to shoot 360 panoramic movies and 360 object movies, creating the showcase content for Apple’s groundbreaking release of QuickTimeVR in 1995. With a background in portrait and architectural photography, she has photographed hundreds of interesting places in VR. Many of the projects have customized interactivity to enhance the 360 experiences. In 2018, she has been producing CG architectural previs in VR/AR, experimenting with photogrammetry and is excited about spatial computing.
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Robert West | Concept Design and Graphics
Robert West has been with Axis Images since it’s inception and has been involved in many of the projects from concept through production. Working in CG, interactive design for 360, soundscape design and illustration, he has created the highly customized interface designs for Axis Images projects. His 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 for 360 photography. He has developed innovative methods for 360 capture and specialized post techniques for producing consistently great work.


Architecture and Culture

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 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 Metro 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


Ryerson University

Village School, Pacific Palisades

USC Hospital

University of Virgina, Miller Center

Los Angeles Times Online

Voyager Expanded Learning

Brooks Institute of Photography

Knowledge Adventure