Magix releases its first virtual reality software

Sound Forge creator Magix has revealed its latest offering: Photostory Premium VR, the German-based developer’s first virtual reality software.

According to the firm, the new software "makes it possible to achieve real surround sound by adding audio files" and offers users various options to create interactive VR presentations. 360° photos and videos can be assembled to form professional virtual tours. Additional content such as regular photos and videos or texts can be added and edited with just a few clicks.

No additional hardware is required to run Photostory Premium VR. Magix has also announced Photostory Premium VR 365 which is a subscription service that allows users to enjoy all of the professional features of Photostory Premium VR for a low monthly fee.

“Virtual reality is currently one of the most exciting technological developments of our age”, said Stefan Renz, Photostory Premium VR’s product owner.

“We have over 20 years of experience in developing photo and video editing software and are using this knowledge to help shape VR innovation. We truly believe that Photostory Premium VR will greatly expand the circle of users who can take part in this exciting new technology.”