virtual reality

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

VR experience: Wolves in the Walls and Lucy, a Virtual Being, 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…

Westworld and The Walking Dead: VR experiences take you inside the TV series

Westworld and The Walking Dead: VR experiences take you inside the TV series

Westworld: Awakening, an official Westworld experience is now available in VR arcades, but also for Virtual Reality headsets. The Walking Dead Onslaught, based on the original series, arrives this Fall…

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

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

SIGGRAPH 2019 concluded with the highest attendance since 2013

SIGGRAPH 2019 concluded with the highest attendance since 2013

Four world-premiere immersive experiences and the first-ever 55-seat venue for virtual reality storytelling in the VR Theater were some of the highlights of SIGGRAPH 2019. The computer…

Beehive premiere at SIGGRAPH 2019: discover the Google Docs of real-time

Beehive premiere at SIGGRAPH 2019: discover the Google Docs of real-time

Available for Unreal Engine, Unity 3D and Autodesk Maya, Beehive, “the Google Docs of real-time” is a virtual production kit from the creators of the recently released virtual camera…

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

Review: Oculus Rift S, the most accessible 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…

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

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

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…

Foundry at DigiPro 2019: Machine Learning in Post-Production Software

Foundry at DigiPro 2019: Machine Learning in Post-Production Software

At DigiPro 2019, Foundry’s Head of Research Dan Ring will be presenting on “Jumping in at the Deep End: How to Experiment with Machine Learning in Post-Production Software…

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…

SIGGRAPH 2019: four world-premieres at Immersive Pavilion and VR Theater

SIGGRAPH 2019: four world-premieres at Immersive Pavilion and VR Theater

Chosen by an expert jury from more than 290 submissions, this year’s 33 Immersive Pavilion selections and 15 VR Theater selections at SIGGRAPH show how fast technology is moving…

Discover DragonFly: your professional camera into a Virtual World

Discover DragonFly: your professional camera into a Virtual World

DragonFly brings professional virtual cinematography tools to filmmakers and content creators everywhere. The new solution can be downloaded for free as a 15-day trial, from Glassbox website. DragonFly is…

VESA announces DisplayPort 2.0 with support for resolutions beyond 8K

VESA announces DisplayPort 2.0 with support for resolutions beyond 8K

  The new DisplayPort 2.0 video standard enables support for beyond-8K resolutions, higher refresh rates for 4K/HDR and virtual reality applications. First products with DP 2.0…

Avengers, Lion King and Toy Story 4: see their “Making of” at SIGGRAPH 2019

Avengers, Lion King and Toy Story 4: see their “Making of” at SIGGRAPH 2019

The “making of” the year’s biggest productions in film, streaming, cable, games, and VR is one of the highlights at SIGGRAPH 2019, 28 July until 1 August, at the…

SMPTE Hollywood explores Immersive VR and shows holographic display

SMPTE Hollywood explores Immersive VR and shows holographic display

Star Trek’s holodeck continues to be the goal in terms of Virtual Reality projects, and at SMPTE’s next meeting a group of specialists will discuss their plans for…

Joel Hamilton: the ZM-1 microphone is a unique new way to capture audio

Joel Hamilton: the ZM-1 microphone is a unique new way to capture audio

Freelance engineer and producer Joel Hamilton, co-founder of Studio G in Brooklyn, is among the many audio professionals adopting the ZYLIA ZM-1 microphone from Zylia to extend recording…