360-degree panoramic movies could be a reality

Could we use a high-tech, inverse version of the anamorphic art technique developed in the 16th century to make movies?

360cam from GIROPTIC takes amazing panoramic pics and vids in HD

The 360cam from GIROPTIC is one of those ‘I gotta get one!’ products currently looking for funding on Kickstarter. It’s a small, pear-shaped device that takes pictures or videos in full 360 degree HD.