Interesting articles about VR – week #38

The Challenges of Producing A High-End VR Series Back in early fall 2014, I was shown my first virtual reality experience on a Samsung Gear VR developer kit. I was so overwhelmed and excited by the possibilities of what I just seen that I basically dropped everything I was doing in the film business (pretty … Continue reading Interesting articles about VR – week #38

Interesting articles about VR – week #37

What is Windows Mixed Reality? I’ve heard a lot about Microsoft’s Windows Mixed Reality, but up until this week I’ve been a little confused. Microsoft insists on calling its new headsets “Mixed Reality” ones, when they’re really just virtual reality. At IFA in Berlin this week, Microsoft is showcasing all of its Mixed Reality headsets … Continue reading Interesting articles about VR – week #37

Interesting articles about VR – week #36

Wrongdoings in Virtual Reality – A study about Malpractices in the world of VR. In a world of fiction, violence is not something you can put away with. In fact, ‘crime’ as a genre has garnered immense popularity. If there is no crime, there is no ‘Sherlock Holmes’, no ‘Godfather’, no ‘Goodfellas’, no ‘Usual Suspects’ … Continue reading Interesting articles about VR – week #36

Interesting articles about VR – week #35

AIR FRANCE TESTING VIRTUAL REALITY ON THE PLANE! A WAY TO MASK THE REALITY OF FLYING?! I love flying. I hate flying. There is no middle ground, when you ask most people. I cringe at the thought of being stuck in the middle seat. Let’s just say that I am awaiting the arrival of Teleportation with … Continue reading Interesting articles about VR – week #35

Interesting articles about VR – week #34

Leading Smithsonian Art Lovers Into VR To digitally capture and render art-filled rooms inside the Smithsonian museum in intricate detail, the creators of SAAM VR turned to leading-edge computer technologies.  Inside the Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM), the famous painting “Aurora Borealis” by Frederic Edwin Church depicts a glowing red sky, but unlike most 5-by-7-foot … Continue reading Interesting articles about VR – week #34

Interesting articles about VR – week #33

VIRTUAL REALITY FOR WRITERS AND PUBLISHERS: VR STORYTELLING AND MORE… Once upon a time, reading was the only escape we had. But then… Technology changes everything. Typography in virtual reality: the new frontier Modern typography marches in lockstep with technology, as it has since the written letter’s infancy hundreds of years ago. In the 21st … Continue reading Interesting articles about VR – week #33

Interesting articles about VR – week #32

Facebook's new 360 cameras bring exploration to live videos Last year, Facebook announced the Surround 360, a 360-degree camera that can capture footage in 3D and then render it online via specially designed software. But it wasn't for sale. Instead the company used it as a reference design for others to create 3D 360 content, … Continue reading Interesting articles about VR – week #32