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Deep Dive: how to use Matterport Cloud and Matterport Workshop

Hi All,

If you are thinking about buying a Matterport Camera - or just bought one - you are likely asking yourself what is involved in creating the Matterport 3D Tour after you are done scanning.

On WGAN-TV Live at 5 (5 pm EDT | GMT -4) on Wednesday, 15 August 2018), I will demo and discuss:

==> How to use Matterport Cloud and Matterport Workshop for Newbies 
(Matterport Workshop is a subset of Matterport Cloud)

I invite you to join the show to ask questions.

Please note that this show will air publicly once and then be password protected for viewing by WGAN Basic, Standard and Premium Members. If you ask a question on the show, you will receive a password to this WGAN-TV show for your use.

Specifically, I will demo:

Matterport Workshop

1. How to load Matterport Workshop
2. How to change the title of the 3D Tour
3. How to take Snapshots (2D photos and 360º 360º photo spheres) - a discussion of make smaller/larger
4. How to create a Highlights Reel (Slideshow or Walkthrough)
5. The difference between a Slideshow Highlights Reel and a Highlights Reel Walkthrough
6. How to turn on the Highlights Reel
7. How to turn on Highlights Tour
8. How to set the Start Location
9. How to turn on Name & Summary - and what this is and where
10.How to enable and disable Dollhouse View (and when you would want to disable the dollhouse)
11. How to create Mattertag Posts (the basic, including text, link, photo, video and audio)
12. How to modify Mattertag Posts (title, details, Media, Color, Stem height, Stem visibility)
13. How to Download Snapshots (2D photos, 360º photo spheres
14. How to measure
15. How to add Labels
16. How to Hide/View individual Scans (two ways) - and why hide scans
17. How to change measurements from U.S. (Imperial) to Metric
18. How to edit the VR view (when and why you would use this feature)
19. How to toggle between Dollhouse View, Floor Plan View, Inside View and Mesh View (when/why)
20. How to Publish changes (and to know if you are successful)
21. How to invite Collaborators to edit or view only (and control access by 3D Tour, Folder or ALL)
22. How to make the 3D Tour Public
23. How to share the tour (branded, unbranded, MLS, VR) - and what's the difference
24. How to copy embed code (branded, unbranded, MLS, VR) - and when/how to use and change the size
25. How to enable VR Sharing by 3D tour or All
26. How to allow social sharing by 3D tour or All (Facebook, Twitter, Email or copy/paste link
27. How to create folders. How to move 3D tour(s) to a different folder (and why)
28. How to transfer a 3D tour (and why and why not)
29. How to "delete" a tour (and how to recover a tour that has been deleted)
30. How to edit the Public Details (name, Presented by, website, phone, contact, email and more)
31. How to edit the Public address for the tour - and why and why not include
32. How to edit internal details about the 3D tour - and why/when to use
33. How to use apps (Publish to Google Street View, Publish to Matterport Real Estate Partners (eg Realtor.com)
34. How to view Snapshots (photos, 360º photo spheres) - and how to download
35. How to create a starting view
36. How to view the thumbnail and what this is used for
37. How to batch delete - and the likely challenge
38. How to batch download
39. Tips on resolving the challenge of snapshots / highlights reel / deleting
40. How to view auto-generated videos and GIF file - and the challenges of promoting this feature
41. how to order floor plans (and why you might want to use a 3rd party floor plan service)
42. How to buy the MatterPak (and what it includes) - and why you should care
43. How to turn on/off beta 
44. How to view ALL 3D tours
45. How to create Folders 
46. How to rename folders
47. How to move spaces
48. How to Search for Spaces (by Name and Description, Address, Internal ID, MLS Name, MLS Listing ID)
49. How to use Space Statistics = including filter by Lifetime, month, week - and why not to share stats
50. How to change settings (account profile)
51. Where to find Matterport Cloud Subscription Agreement, Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy
52. How to check account info - including Plan Add-Ons (Schematic Floor Plans, MatterPak)
53. How to check history (Spaces, Floor Plans, MatterPak)
54. How to set default settings (Public details, measurement, beta, social sharing, VR links, Content Distribution)

There's a lot to cover. I anticipate that this show will last at least two hours. This WGAN-TV show will likely be the single most comprehensive video for How to Use Matterport Cloud and Workshop for Newbies.

It's a must watch show for those thinking about buying a Matterport Camera or just bought one.

Best,

Dan

P.S. I will point out opportunities to make more money - or add value to your bundle - as I demo Matterport features.

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101: Learn how to make a better Matterport 3D Tour experience

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Hopscotch Interactive Founder Emily Olman shows you how to scan with Matterport

 

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Hi All,

Part 2 of A Beginners Guide to Matterport Scanning with San Francisco-based @Hopscotch Interactive Founder Emily Olman airs on WGAN-TV Live at 5 (5 pm EST | GMT -5) tonight, Wednesday, 29 November 2017.

If you just bought a Matterport Camera and want a quick start to scanning - or thinking about buying a Matterport Camera, this show is for you. (You can watch Part 1 above.)

Emily will show and tell us about how to scan:

✓ stairs
✓ windows
✓ mirrors
✓ outdoors

Matterport Capture:

✓ Trim Tools
✓ Floors
✓ Scans
✓ 3D Scan
✓ 3D Views
✓ known errors and issues

Plus, I will ask Emily about challenges she has experienced and how she solved them (by understanding how and why the Matterport Camera/Platform works).

To ask Emily questions, here's ...

✓ How to Join the WGAN-TV Live at 5 Virtual Audience

About Hopscotch Interactive Founder Emily Olman

Emily Olman is a VR/AR evangelist, entrepreneur, and founder of Hopscotch Interactive, a 3D/VR/360°/AR content services company and Matterport Service Partner. 

Hopscotch Interactive is based in the San Francisco Bay Area with operations in Northern and Southern Californiaand Berlin, Germany. Emily has been creating interactive experiences with the Matterport 3D Vision System since June 2015, and has shot in North America, Asia, and Europe. 

In addition to her work with Hopscotch Interactive, Olman promotes career development for VR/AR industry professionals in her role as Co-President of the VR/AR Association San Francisco Chapter. 

The VR/AR Association (VRARA) is an international organization designed to foster collaboration between innovative companies and people in the virtual reality and augmented reality ecosystem. The San Francisco chapter regularly holds chapter events and participates in numerous industry conferences throughout the year to support its 50+ members and partners. 

Olman’s early career was distinguished by monetizing new media in media sales roles for Electronic Gaming Monthly, Computer Gaming World, Official U.S. PlayStation Magazine, Expert Gamer, Newtype USA Magazine, ADV Films, and The Anime Network. 

She is an alumna of the Robert Bosch Foundation Fellowship Program for Transatlantic Leadership, and lived and worked in Berlin, Germany for several years before returning to the Bay Area in 2015. 

She is currently a Board Director for the Robert Bosch Foundation Alumni Association and chairs the Regional Events Committee. As chair she organizes transatlantic events around the world with the fellowship’s alumni. She holds a B.A. from Scripps College, Claremont, and an M.B.A. from the Haas School of Business at the University of California Berkeley. She lives in Kensington, CA with her husband and two children. 

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Best,

Dan

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Learn how to set up the Matterport Camera and Scan with WGAN Instructor Emily Olman

 

You bought the Matterport 3D Camera. Now what? Thinking about buy Matterport 3D Camera?

Long-time Matterport Service Provider - San Francisco-based Hopscotch Interactive Founder Emily Olman - is the We Get Around Network Instructor for back-to-back one-hour WGAN-TV Live at 5 shows:

✓ today - Tuesday, 28 November 2017 – Matterport for Newbies (Part 1)
✓ Wednesday, 29 November 2017 – Matterport for Newbies (Part 2)

Topics Include

1. How to set up the Matterport Camera and pair to an iPad
2. How to use the Matterport Capture App
3. How to scan
4. How to scan challenging spaces: mirrors, stairs
5. How to shoot 360º Views outdoors
6. Understanding the Capture App Trim Tools
7. How to move scans
8. How to change floors
9. How to use Matterport Workshop
10. Questions and Answers

To ask Emily questions, here's ...

✓ How to Join the WGAN-TV Live at 5 Virtual Audience

About Hopscotch Interactive Founder Emily Olman

Emily Olman is a VR/AR evangelist, entrepreneur, and founder of Hopscotch Interactive, a 3D/VR/360°/AR content services company and Matterport Service Partner. 

Hopscotch Interactive is based in the San Francisco Bay Area with operations in Northern and Southern Californiaand Berlin, Germany. Emily has been creating interactive experiences with the Matterport 3D Vision System since June 2015, and has shot in North America, Asia, and Europe. 

In addition to her work with Hopscotch Interactive, Olman promotes career development for VR/AR industry professionals in her role as Co-President of the VR/AR Association San Francisco Chapter. 

The VR/AR Association (VRARA) is an international organization designed to foster collaboration between innovative companies and people in the virtual reality and augmented reality ecosystem. The San Francisco chapter regularly holds chapter events and participates in numerous industry conferences throughout the year to support its 50+ members and partners. 

Olman’s early career was distinguished by monetizing new media in media sales roles for Electronic Gaming Monthly, Computer Gaming World, Official U.S. PlayStation Magazine, Expert Gamer, Newtype USA Magazine, ADV Films, and The Anime Network. 

She is an alumna of the Robert Bosch Foundation Fellowship Program for Transatlantic Leadership, and lived and worked in Berlin, Germany for several years before returning to the Bay Area in 2015. 

She is currently a Board Director for the Robert Bosch Foundation Alumni Association and chairs the Regional Events Committee. As chair she organizes transatlantic events around the world with the fellowship’s alumni. She holds a B.A. from Scripps College, Claremont, and an M.B.A. from the Haas School of Business at the University of California Berkeley. She lives in Kensington, CA with her husband and two children. 

Website | Linkedin | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | YouTube |

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A surprising, radically different - yet refreshing workflow - for shooting video to make more money.

 

Hi All,

Our guest on WGAN-TV Live at 5 (5 pm ET | GMT -4) Wednesday, 20 June 2018 is PhotoAndVideoEdits.com Founder Colin Forte.

If you want to offer video, but do not want to learn how to edit; or, you are so busy editing that you are ready to outsource video editing, this WGAN-TV Live at 5 show is for you.

Colin will demo and discuss PhotoAndVideoEdits.com service for video editing.

Specifically:

1. Best practices for shooting real estate video to be edited by PhotoAndVideoEdits.com
2. A demo of how to upload video to PhotoAndVideoEdits.com
3. A discussion about how to make money offering video for residential real estate

Special Offer for WGAN Forum Members

✓ FREE! In addition to the 50 FREE Credits when you join, you will automatically receive an additional 50 FREE Credits in your 2nd full month of PhotoAndVideoEdits.com
✓ WGAN Forum Welcome Message (as of 14 May 2018) includes how to receive this Membership Benefit (Join the WGAN Forum before 14 May 2018, simply Private Message @DanSmigrod for the how to receive. Please include in your Subject Line: WGAN Forum Benefit: PhotoAndVideoEdits.com

Special Offer for WGAN Standard and Premium Members

✓ FREE! 50 FREE Credits when you join and 35 FREE Credits each month for the following 11 months
✓ Please see the WGAN Welcome Onboard Letter for the WGAN PhotoAndVideoEdits.com Order Form

On a personal note, I have known Colin for years. Colin is super-passionate about creating PhotoAndVideoEdits.comto help you succeed faster.

So, I am thrilled that the We Get Around Network is able to provide the special offers above for WGAN Forum Members and WGAN Standard and Premium Members. Colin will be my guest on WGAN-TV Live at 5 on Wednesday, 20 June 2018 doing a deep-dive demo and discussion of PhotoAndVideoEdits.com

Best,

Dan

PhotoAndVideoEdits.com | @Hometakes | @PhotoAndVideoEdits | LinkedIn | Twitter

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