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

FTP Uploads For Your 360° Videos

Install an FTP client on your computer. Go to your 360Cities settings > FTP tab and copy and paste the FTP host name, user, and password on your FTP client. Select the videos (it also works with panoramas) from your computer and let it work. Your videos (MP4/MOV/M4V) will be uploaded and processed, then you’ll … Continue reading FTP Uploads For Your 360° Videos

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