Oculus update bricked the Oculus Rift S: here is how to fix your VR headset

Oculus bricked the Oculus Rift S: here is how to fix it!

If you want to watch Bigscreen’s movies in VR but can not get the Oculus Rift S to work, because of Display Port and USB 3.0 problems, there is a solution, but it does not come from Oculus Support. Bigscreen and Paramount Pictures signed a multi-year agreement to distribute movies in Virtual Reality, and the […]

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Oculus Quest + Link review: an afterthought or marketing strategy?

Oculus Quest + Link: an afterthought or marketing strategy?

Oculus decision to add a cable to connect the Oculus Quest to a PC transformed the VR headset in the most versatile solution now available. For newcomers and others, right in time for Christmas. Somehow unexpectedly, after touting the Oculus Quest Virtual Reality headset as a “no PC, no wires, no limits” solution to watch […]

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SMPTE Hollywood explores Deepfakes: creative promise and potential perils

SMPTE Hollywood explores Deepfakes and their use for nefarious purposes

The next SMPTE Hollywood Section meeting explores “deepfakes”, and how the emerging field of synthetic humans can be used for both entertainment and nefarious purposes. Under the title “Digital Humans and Deepfakes: Creative Promise and Peril”, the next SMPTE Hollywood Section meeting promises to be a memorable moment everyone should attend. The Hollywood Section of […]

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Review: can the Oculus Quest with Oculus Link become the Oculus Rift 2?

Review: Oculus Quest, the real Oculus Rift 2

The Oculus Quest Virtual Reality headset was born as a “no PC, no wires, no limits” solution to watch a variety of content, but soon it will offer both wired and wireless viewing, announced Oculus. When I started to write this review, the Oculus Quest was a wireless and portable VR headset, but somehow, while […]

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HTC Vive Cosmos: new Virtual Reality headset arrives in October

HTV Vive Cosmos: new Virtual Reality headset arrives in October

With an inside-out tracking system that helps to make for an easy setup, the Vive Cosmos is HTC’s new headset solution for consumers, entering a market which has more grown since 2016. When the first Vive headset was introduced, the other popular name in the market was Oculus, but things have changed since 2016, so […]

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VR experience: Wolves in the Walls and Lucy, a Virtual Being, win Emmy Award

VR experience: Wolves in the Walls and Lucy win Emmy Award

Lucy, the star of Wolves in the Walls VR experience, from Fable, is a fully realized virtual being who addresses you directly and interacts with you as a visitor in her world. Lucy just won an Emmy Award! Wolves in the Walls earned a Primetime Emmy for Outstanding Innovation in Interactive Media, an award that […]

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Oculus Quill 2.0: an all-in-one tool for Virtual Reality animated stories

Oculus Quill 2.0: an all-in-one tool for VR animated stories

Born out of the creative needs of an Emmy-nominated VR film, the painting and animation tool Quill has reached version 2.0 and is now an end-to-end solution for making full VR-native animated stories. Oculus announced this month the release of Quill 2.0, the new version of its painting and animation tool launched in 2015. Born […]

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Review: Oculus Rift S, the most accessible PC VR headset for all

Review: Oculus Rift S, a PC VR headset for all

If you want to explore Virtual Reality using your PC, the Oculus Rift S is the most affordable solution available now. The latest patch has made it a stable headset that can only get better with time. A Virtual Reality headset has more uses than exploring virtual worlds. We’ve mentioned here at ProVideo Coalition some […]

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Apollo 11 VR HD: First Steps invites you to step into Neil Armstrong’s shoes

Apollo 11 VR HD: First Steps

You’ve seen the movies, the documentaries, the interviews. Now it’s time to go: grab your headset and celebrate the 50th anniversary of the iconic lunar landing, by stepping into Neil Armstrong’s shoes. July 20 we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the iconic lunar landing, and thanks to Virtual Reality you can relive humanity’s first steps […]

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Virtual Reality headsets give you VR, your own home cinema, and even 3D

Virtual Reality headsets give you VR, your own home cinema, and even 3D

With the right software, owners of Virtual Reality headsets can visit virtual worlds, but also watch movies in 3D and see their preferred movies on a 110-foot Bigscreen, at home. The new generation of VR headsets, covered here at ProVideo Coalition recently, serves for more than exploring virtual reality worlds. In fact, as suggested in […]

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