Virtual reality sky diving allows to you to experience a major bucket list item without risking life and limb. If you are planning to a jump in real life, the VR is a great way to familiarise yourself with the process. In the 360 videos below you’ll be able to experience the whole thing. From boarding the plane, to waiting to jump with your fellow divers, to descending to earth and finally seeing the chute open.
#1 GoPro Skydiving VR Video In Russia
Filmed on a GoPro this 360 video takes you through the entire Skydiving experience. Filmed in Russia the video begin on the ground as the plane is preparing to take off. The action then switches to inside the plan with the eager sky divers ready to embark. Finally you get a first hand experience of what it is like to be hurtling towards the earth at terminal velocity.
#2 Skydiving 360 Video With YouTuber Sara Dietschy
This 360 video shows YouTuber Sara Dietschy as she undertakes a skydive. The NY based YouTuber made the video in partnership with Samsung. The video was shot as part of the 2016 Vidcon event.
#3 Club Skydiving 360 Video
Filmed on a Vuze camera this video features the Paradive skydiving club in action. The video captures the full end-to-end sky diving experience. From take-off to preparing to jump to descending from the sky.
#4 1st Person POV Skydiving Video In California
This skydiving video, taken from 1st person POV, was filmed in Oceanside, California. The video kicks off as you exit the plane. Shot on a beautifully, clear day you get a great view of the earth as you fall. There is also both an altitude and speed dial giving you a sense of just how fast you are descending.
#5 Skydiving 360 Video With Color Correction
This 360 sky diving video was filmed on the Samsung Gear360. The video is a Round III media production and is great demonstration of the team’s editing skills. The video is nicely color corrected, delivering a high quality virtual experience.
#6 Skydiving With Army Parachute Team
The Golden Knight’s are the US Army’s famed parachute team. This elite team of skydivers perform demonstrations and competes. The members of the Golden Knights are drawn from every branch of the army. Here you can get ride along side these parachute professionals as they showcase their skills.
#7 Skydiving In Norway VR Video
Filmed over Rakkestad airport in Norway by Øyvind Sønderbye. Sønderbye captures the action using two GoPros mounted on his helmet, giving a great first person perspective of his jump.
#8 Formation Skydiving 360 Video
Formation skydiving is where skydivers attach themselves to one another during descent. They do this by grasping each others limbs or using grippers on the jump suits. These enables them to form geometric patterns. In this 360 experience you can find out what it’s like to be right in the midst of a skydiving formation.