Teach VR Video Production to your students

VR video is the next frontier for film storytelling, and film students are excited to learn about the medium.

Through the Pixvana Education program, Pixvana provides free access to our software for qualified educators who are empowering the next generation of virtual reality storytellers at educational institutions, nonprofits, and charities.

With Pixvana SPIN Studio, you can teach students about all things VR video production from stitching and editing to sharing the highest quality 360° video to multiple headsets all through a cloud-based software.

Bring SPIN Studio to your students now!


Teach the next generation how to use virtual reality

  • Empower students with the creation and editing skills for VR content
  • Expand the reach of VR to more students and inspire them to think how VR can be applied in other areas
  • Help drive the growth and adoption of immersive video

SPIN Studio is a powerful, VR native software suite for creating VR video

  • SPIN Studio is all students need to stitch, edit, and cast their VR video programs to VR headsets
  • Cloud-based solution requires no software to install and manage in classroom, can be accessed from any browser
  • Pixvana donates our software to qualified educational organizations and works with educators to develop curricula and promote student work

Teach VR filmmaking at your school now

  • Attract students to film making with innovative curriculum in emerging artistic and technical field of storytelling
  • Entry level VR video equipment and headsets are now available for <$500 making cost of building a classroom lab very affordable. Explore narrative structure, editorial conventions, and immersion storytelling using VR video
  • Create and share a student showcase programs for parents, students, and educators

SPIN Studio: Software for Teaching VR Video Production in Educational Programs

Pixvana SPIN Studio powers your VR video education program so you can focus on what matters most – teaching the next generation of storytellers.

  • Cloud-powered solution allows low-powered computers to set up rendering and other computationally expensive processes, so more students can participate in curriculum
  • Create and view high quality VR video with spatial audio, mono or stereo/3D, 180 or 360.
  • Teach students how to stitch VR video from various consumer and professional grade VR video cameras
  • Teach students how to create interactive immersive VR video experiences with branching narratives, hotspots, hyperports, and more.
  • Use SPIN Play for viewing dailies and finished productions, and to conduct screenings of student work to peers and at student festivals. Works with any VR headset including Vive, Rift, Daydream, Gear VR, and Oculus Go

Having access to Pixvana’s SPIN Studio will give our students hands-on experience with the production and post-production tools used in today’s top professional environments. Pixvana’s technical capabilities and influence will certainly have a far-reaching and profound impact on the creative minds that are scripting the future of VR storytelling.

Ana Tudor | Course Leader, MA Virtual Reality, University of the Arts in London

Learn How

All you need is SPIN Studio, the SPIN Play app, and a headset.

  1. Create account
  2. Upload and organize media into playlists
  3. Download the free SPIN Play app on VR headsets
  4. Pair devices and start VR casting!

Don’t have any VR videos yet? You can still try casting with the demo assets we loaded into your SPIN Studio account!

Sign up for a free account, no credit card required.