Orbitvu produces a range of automated product photography devices which might be designed to streamline and automate a lot of the images that’s required for the eCommerce area. And whereas it has a variety of machines for merchandise and vogue, its newest is only for bicycles.
The Orbitvu Bike Studio guarantees bike retailers and producers that it’ll make the method of capturing full 360-degree pictures of a motorbike, bike equipment, or related attire quick and straightforward. The purpose is to get pictures of a product on-line with as few roadblocks as attainable for distributors who could or could not have the abilities essential to usually make nice photographs of their merchandise.
The Bike Studio makes use of a “bike suspension system” that’s operated from the bottom and makes use of fishing traces with attachments for a motorbike to permit it to hold from a motorized dolly connected to the ceiling of the unit. Mounts that connect to the wheels maintain the bike in place and rotate it in entrance of the digital camera to permit for repeatable staging.
The enormous bike picture sales space makes use of a system of six LED mild sources and 12 individually managed lighting zones. Customers can function a double-segmented backlight, prime lamp, slender lamp, and broad lamp to both mild a motorbike in as much as 190,000 lumens of whole mild.
The digital camera system itself is a motorized stand that permits the operator to manage a Canon DSLR or mirrorless digital camera, together with focus and focal size by means of motorized pullies and gears, from one base station and helps tilt, zoom, elevation, and digital camera distance. The system comes with built-in software program that removes backgrounds routinely, animates gifs or video information, and creates an HTML5 360-degree interactive object for web sites. It may possibly additionally assist as much as 5 cameras concurrently.
As is likely to be anticipated, this unit takes up a big footprint. The gadget plus sufficient play to make use of all of its options is about 30 ft lengthy by 12.5 ft broad, with a peak of about 9.8 ft.
As talked about, Orbitvu makes a range of these automated studios, however none are extra targeted to at least one market than the Bike Studio — it’s extraordinarily area of interest. Whereas that may appear odd, the bicycle market has exploded within the final 12 months and is anticipated to be an $82.3 billion greenback a 12 months market globally by 2027, in keeping with market evaluation by Research and Markets. And whereas some query how lengthy the growth in bike gross sales will final, most agree it’ll a minimum of proceed until a possible “pop” of the bubble in 2022.
So whereas this answer might sound a bit too particular, there are clearly sufficient producers and retailers on the market, a minimum of within the close to time period. Moreover, the Bike Studio is massive sufficient to make use of with dwell fashions sporting biking attire and different bike equipment.
As was the case with its earlier picture studios, Orbitvu doesn’t say how a lot the Bike Studio prices. events must inquire with Orbitvu directly.