The Palau Experience: Volume 1 DVD Video / Photo Boxset from Cimware is an 8-DVD video and photo boxset related to the Republic of Palau, located in Micronesia in the Pacific. Sections include: Diving Blue Corner, German Channel & Others, Rock Island Kayaking & Snorkeling, Jellyfish Lake, Palau & Peleliu Tours, Helicopter Flight and 360-degree Panoramas in the Republic of Palau, and Micronesia. Enjoy a browser-readable interactive island map with photos, videos and 360 degree panoramas, plus mobile device videos for iPad, iPhone, and more.
Engaging for all ages, and for anyone who loves eco-travel, SCUBA diving, and / or the beautiful diversity of tropical land and ocean environments, this set highlights both the exciting and relaxing sides of Palau. On land or at sea, the fantastic sights and sounds of this tropical gem are sure to captivate and entertain eco-travelers, divers, ecologists, environmentalists, professionals and students alike.
On videos, in photos, and in exciting 360-degree interactive talking panoramas, see a sustainable green engineer's and SCUBA diver's view of gorgeous Palau. As you enjoy the sounds of nature accompanied by music, you'll see multiple world-famous dive sites, land tours, interviews and helicopter flights in Palau.
The set consists of 4 videos on 4 DVD-ROM's: Palau Dives (65 min), Jellyfish Lake (26 min), Palau & Peleliu Land Tours (68 min), and Rock Island Helicopter Flight (21 min). All play times are approximate. Each video was captured in full HD digital NTSC format, and then rendered in standard definition (SD) DVD. The videos are also included in the mobile device (e.g. iPad, iPod) playable MPG4 (.m4v) QuickTime format, for your convenience.
Also included in this set are the 360 Degree Interactive Panoramas, consisting of interactive PanoCube Games in addition to the images and videos of Palau. There are 3 DVD's featuring high-resolution artistic and documentary-style images in Photoshop JPG format: Palau Diving (152 images), Palau Kayaking & Snorkeling (241 images), and Palau Island Tour (288 images). Each image is viewable as a computer slide show, or with a slew of TV's and DVD players and mobile devices like the iPad and iPod (slideshow software not included). A high-resolution screen will enhance your experience, but is not required.
The Palau Experience: Volume 1 is written, directed, edited and produced by Paul G. Ranky, PhD, PADI Certified Rescue Diver and Professional Engineer, as well as IEEE Green Engineering Editor. Paul is an internationally known eco-traveler, bestselling author (ref. Insight Media, New York), HD video producer and photographer, National Geographic Panel Member and USA university professor. He has travelled the world for more than 35 years. The 360 Degree Panorama Site Navigation Map is designed and programmed by Paul and Mick F. Ranky.