[tog] Oculus Rift

digi hobo hontar at gmail.com
Mon Sep 9 16:43:27 IST 2013


This was a good hackaday hack to extend the field of view, sort of.
http://www.engadget.com/2013/04/11/oculight-hack-gives-the-oculus-rift-a-hint-of-peripheral-vision/


On Mon, Sep 9, 2013 at 4:40 PM, Sean Nicholls <seannicholls at gmail.com>wrote:

> I don’t use glasses except when at the computer for long hours to avoid
> eye strain - so I couldn’t say.
>
> Theres multiple eye pieces for various ranges of vision, if none of them
> work precisely, you can use your glasses in addition but you’ll lose some
> of the field of view.
>
> best thing is to just come in tomorrow and try them out.
>
> On 9 Sep 2013, at 16:38, Robb Dunphy <rkiver at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> How is it for someone who wears glasses? I mean I'd love to get my hands
> on a kit for testing, but the cost, oh the cost.
>
>
> On 9 September 2013 16:36, Sean Nicholls <seannicholls at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> The 3D effect is spectacular.
>>
>> the resolution is quite low though, I can see the sub-pixels (RGB). thats
>> to be expected from an early developer unit though.
>>
>> On 9 Sep 2013, at 16:09, digi hobo <hontar at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>> Awesome, is it as good as expected?
>>
>>
>> On Mon, Sep 9, 2013 at 3:28 PM, Sean Nicholls <seannicholls at gmail.com>wrote:
>>
>>> Hi All,
>>>
>>> Just a heads up that I’ll be bringing my Oculus Rift developer kit into
>>> Tog tomorrow before Lock Picking (7:30pm).
>>>
>>> if anyone would like to try it out in person, just come along an hour or
>>> two before Lock Picking, around 5-6pm. I’ll be there all night with it, but
>>> will probably be occupied with picking locks after 7:30.
>>>
>>> Sean
>>>
>>>
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