IBC 2015: A prototype 3D-printed virtual reality camera holder was demonstrated by Canvas, Al Jazeera’s media technology incubator, in the Future Zone at IBC.

The blueprint for the 14-camera, GoPro rig (pictured) will be released as an open-source design in October to encourage others to use the rig.

The broadcaster will also upload its fi rst VR footage, which was shot for the 101 East documentary strand on YouTube.