News / 10.10.2018
The Monthly REWIND – October
Welcome to The Monthly REWIND for October – a digest of everything we’ve been up to and a look at the wider immersive landscape. Let’s dive in…
A Virtual Selfie With Michael Bublé
Ahead of Michael Bublé’s gig at The O2, we created a virtual double of the singer using volumetric capture. Fans were given a sharable life-like interaction with the star via augmented reality. All the fun of a selfie, without getting tackled by security!
We’re Hiring – Join The Tribe
We are redefining how VR, AR, and MR are being used. Want to help us push the industry forward and create the next generation of immersive experiences? Check out our available positions.
Five Tips For Producing Audio Content
Without realistic sound, the immersion of VR is broken. If you’re looking to improve your knowledge of acoustics in a virtual environment, read these top tips courtesy of our Audio Engineer, Mark Jones.
Tips For Shooting 360º Video
Creating top quality 360º video requires more than just the press of a button. Start out on the right foot with some words of wisdom from our Photography & Film Creative, Richard Clark.
Oculus Unveils The Oculus Quest
Unveiled at Oculus Connect 5, The Oculus Quest is the world’s first all-in-one gaming system, built for Virtual Reality. The last time we wrote about Oculus’ latest piece of hardware, it was still just a codename – ‘Santa Cruz’, but now it promises to shake up the VR industry.
– Twin Peaks is coming to VR, and we couldn’t be more excited
– Pimax has unveiled the 5K Plus, and have confused backers of its 8K headset
– PlayStation is developing PSVR titles with ‘Deeper Gaming’
– Arca’s Path, Dream Reality Interactive’s controler-Free VR adventure, launches December 4th
– Crows Crows Crows’ Accounting+ is coming to PC, with additional content
That’s all we’ve got time for this month. Until next time, keep your eyes on our social media feeds for up-to-the-minute info!
In this post, we’re going to go a little deeper into why the Quest will be an important milestone in the development of consumer VR.
The Oculus Quest is a device that not only delivers on technology, but content too, and at a price that won’t put off the masses.
As with most applications of interactive audio, the objective of sound in virtual reality is to make the experience as immersive as possible through replicating reality…
Creating top quality 360º video requires more than just the press of a button…
While I take a moment to bask in our win, here’s a look back on what we’ve achieved…
Oculus’ Santa Cruz could present something of a ‘Nintendo Wii Moment’ for the VR industry – the device that propels the hardware into the mainstream through a focus on form, function, and simplicity over hardware power.
Welcome to The Monthly REWIND for September
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While some stats paint a picture that it’s all doom and gloom, there are plenty of alternative views and evidence that VR is ramping up.