Author Archives: rgb77

Stereo VFX with 360° video

In earlier posts I’ve talked about my first VR experience and how it really resonated with me. One of the elements that really contributed to the impact the experience had on me was that it was CG. CG characters and worlds can be so fantastic; pulling imagery from our nightmares, creating environments and landscapes that amaze us, presenting […]

No. Nope. Nein: A VR nightmare

I thought I was the chief when I was growing up. There wasn’t a horror movie I couldn’t stomach and anybody that didn’t watch them because they thought horror films were too scary were just wusses to me.

Shooting for 360° video

I believe that VR is here to stay – it’s the new medium from which we’ll consume movies, shows, music videos, brand experiences – we’ll visit historic landmarks that have been brought back to life through graphics and animation – we’ll go to far off locations and sample hotels before booking them. VR will offer us […]

Yes, VR is a thing and it’s here to stay: Part 2

Virtual Reality is an amazing new toy. But is there a market for this? Absolutely. In the last year, we’ve seen the Samsung Gear VR, HTC Vive and Oculus Rift all launch their commercial headsets and later in 2016 we can get our hands on Sony’s Playstation VR…

Spending Time with Henry: Storytelling Evolved

I just recently watched Henry, from Oculus Story Studio and I felt that I had to write a short piece about the experience.

Yes, VR is a thing and it’s here to stay: Part 1

Is VR just for a small number of technically minded individuals? Is VR only for those who have game consoles or high-end computers? Is it possible to have some kind of sustainable career in VR?

Dark 80s Synth

Whenever I work, I tend to have on some kind of noise – silence reminds me too much of an assembly hall during exam time. But I’ve found I keep drifting towards walkthroughs of old console games and soundtracks from familiar movies. For the most part I listen music and it’s usually the soundtracks that have come […]