Terry Adams just scored himself a new endorsement in the form of 360fly, a 360 degree view POV camera that even allows the view to “swipe around” while watching the video for differing vantage points. are they onto something with this??
360fly Partners with BMX Flatland Icon Terry Adams to Develop and Showcase 360 Degree Video
Two-time NORA Cup Winner to Develop Original Content that Demonstrates the Possibilities of 360 Degree Action Video
PITTSBURGH, Feb. 4, 2015 – 360fly, Inc., the category creator in 360 degree digital products, today announced a strategic partnership with professional flatland BMX rider Terry Adams. The partnership allows 360fly to tap into Adams' creativity and expertise in developing action video content, while providing the brand an extremely relevant and compelling case study to explore and develop the ongoing use of its 360 video in action sports applications.
Prominently considered the "global ambassador of flatland," Adams is known for his innovative tricks and ability to maneuver his bike in ways seemingly unimaginable. By utilizing 360fly's ultra wide 360 degree by 240 degree lens, Adams will be able to capture unrivaled perspectives that will showcase the sport of flatland BMX like never before.
"My success has been driven by innovation and doing things that have never been done before, which is exactly what 360fly is doing with its incredible 360 degree video format," said Adams. "I'm so pumped to be aligned with such an incredible and innovative brand. My imagination is going crazy over the possibilities of what I can do with my 360fly."
The Louisiana native made a name for himself in 2005 when he captured the gold medal in the 2005 X Games and earned Ride BMX Magazine's Number One Ride Award and the NORA Cup Award for Flatland Rider of the Year. He has since won the NORA Cup a second time in 2008, along with a host of flatland BMX competition victories around the globe. Terry is also one of the most engaged Pro BMX riders in the industry on social media today.
"Terry Adams was an ideal choice for our brand, because he represents the community 360fly exists to serve and brings a significant level of influence with our core consumer target," said Alan Pitney, CEO of 360fly. "We look forward to working with him and helping him visually showcase his ongoing efforts to push and expand the limits of flatland BMX."
In addition to his on going efforts to develop content, Adams will actively promote 360fly in a variety of ways including public appearances, media interviews, social media activity, and showcasing the brand logo in competition on his apparel and bike.
360fly is a camera that introduces a new way to capture the world around you in 360 degree video format – video that's fully interactive and optimized for mobile devices and social platforms. Smaller than a baseball, 360fly combines HD quality 360 degree video into a lightweight rugged design. With 360fly you can shoot to capture your world, share to your favorite social media networks and swipe to immerse yourself in video that's almost as good as being there.
All video content created with 360fly is available online at 360fly.com http://360fly.com and via the mobile app available in the App Store and Google Play Store. The 360fly network is the only place for consumers to immerse themselves in the totally unique experience of 360 degree video content.
To learn more about 360fly, preorders, or interact with 360 degree videos, visit www.360fly.comhttp://www.360fly.com.