LED VFX specialist, Scott Russell, joins Anna Valley
Scott Russell, one of the original pioneers in the use of LED screens to create virtual environments on “Gravity” and “Murder on the Orient...
How VR Could (or Can) (or Will) Help Us Through This Quarantine
Learning to leverage virtual reality in our lives is a natural transition.
VR for Global Awareness: Inside the United Nations’ Immersive Initiatives
"We need to show the potential of what VR can do to make us better people," says Gabo Arora, the United Nations’ senior advisor...
360-Degree VR Documentaries Heighten Prospects for Non-Profits
"We sought to understand the charitable behavior profile of VR audiences, the effectiveness of 360 video compared to more traditional forms of advertising."
VR for Global Awareness: Immersive Videos from the United Nations
“We are not doing this just to raise awareness but also to build empathy,” says UN Millennium Campaign senior advisor, Gabo Arora
Professional Film and TV Localization Specialist Talks Subtitles
Subtitling can work like a dream if faithful to creative intent – Riccardo Mimmi has a dream job as an accomplished professional film and...
Join MLK’s 1963 March on Washington… in Virtual Reality
TIME Studios’ immersive project, “The March,” brings the 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom and Martin Luther King Jr.'s iconic "I Have a Dream" speech to virtual...
Bringing Martin Luther King, Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” Speech to Virtual Reality
The project will be the most life-like and realistic rendering of a human performance in VR to date.
Explore the VR Experience “Seven Worlds, One Planet” (and See It Being Created)
BBC Earth and VR artist Rosie Summers collaborated to create this VR 360 experience
Panasonic Debuts HDR Capable UHD VR Eyeglasses at CES 2020
Expected to be utilized for VR sports viewing.
Virtual Reality Projects to Help Tackle Climate Change (Edgy)
Virtual reality's potential as an "empathy machine" might just be the tool to help more of the population take the threat of climate change...
AR, VR and MR Market Predicted to Reach $30 Billion Over Next Decade
New report was released from analysts at IDTechEx.
“Traveling While Black:” The (Virtual) Reality of Race Relations in America
The VR experience "Traveling While Black" highlights the urgent need to remember the past and also to learn from it, and facilitates a dialogue...
Upcoming VR Series Will Document Life in Space Like Never Before
Since December 2018, a new camera sent up to space on the International Space Station has been capturing the life of astronauts, and the...
A Walk on the Frontier of Art, Where the Sky Is the Limit (The New York Times)
At the intersection of art and technology is new works meant for augmented reality and virtual reality apps. “It’s going to have a huge...
New Report Predicts Augmented and Virtual Reality Will Be as Common as Smartphones in the Workplace
New data suggests that tech-savvy consumers inside the workplace, not corporate IT managers, hold the keys to accelerating enterprise adoption of major technologies like...
VR Helping to Train California Firefighter Recruits
Able to provide realistic training scenarios for things like wildfires.
Air Force Expanding Use of Virtual Reality Training
Military branch currently uses technology to train aspiring pilots.
Just Touring the Museum in VR With a Hologram David Attenborough, NBD
"'Hold the World' is an extraordinary next step in how we can communicate and educate people about experiences they wouldn't usually have access to...
Shotgun Goes to Outer Space with Immersive Content Powerhouse Felix & Paul Studios
Award-winning immersive entertainment company Felix & Paul Studios is known for breaking new ground in virtual reality—and soon, augmented reality and mixed reality—crafting original...
Giant Steps Are What You Take: ‘A Moon for All Mankind’ in 4D VR
"We are working to make lunar missions accessible to the public and are excited to inspire the next generation of astronauts."
‘My Africa:’ VR as the 21st Century Nature Documentary
"Virtual reality can give viewers that in-depth experience that is so needed to build empathy and, we hope, inspire action."
Méliès, Magic and the Moon: Making Google’s VR Doodle
"George Méliès pioneered film techniques that immersed people in unfamiliar experiences—an early precursor to today's virtual reality."
‘This Is Climate Change’ and the Impact of Immersive Storytelling
"Traditional storytelling is important, but we need new innovative approaches."
Confronting ‘The Enemy’ in Karim Ben Khelifa’s VR Installation
The project immerses participants in discussions about violence and humanity by using VR technology to present interviews with soldiers on opposite sides of conflicts...
Hulu VR Series A Curious Mind with Dominic Monaghan Shot with Micro Studio Camera 4K
Fremont, CA – March 13, 2018 – Blackmagic Design today announced that Toronto-based production house CreamVR used four Micro Studio Camera 4Ks to shoot...
‘Enter the Room:’ Augmented Reality Meets the Reality of Wartime
“With augmented reality, we can create immersive experiences that showcase the humanitarian situation in a new and deeply moving way."
VR and AR Require 5G for Mass Adoption, But Who Will Provide It?
"The usefulness of AR and VR going forward is heavily dependent on three primary network components: high capacity, low latency and a uniform experience."
Michigan State Becomes First U.S. University With 360-Degree VR Room
Facility will open Feb. 5
Montana Veterans Testing Groundbreaking Virtual Reality Software
New VR platform helps diagnose disorder often confused for PTSD