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.
See more: www.janiefitzgerald.com
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.