Google Cardboard, spherical photos and new creative potential

Leigh BlackallResearch and innovation2 Comments

A day exploring beyond Lake Mountain, Victoria A 2D view of a spherical image. View it in a spherical viewer I was initially skeptical, but curious about Cardboard. I’m skeptical of immersive and virtual reality in education generally, but I do like the approach Google brings to many things. With a name like Cardboard, it undermines the techno wonderment of … Read More

3D video, virtual reality, augmented reality

Leigh BlackallCurrent issues0 Comments

German card from the film “Polyester”, used in the Wikipedia article on Smell-O-Vision. A virtual reality development company has been promoting its work to RMIT recently, and one good thing to come out of it for us is some quick research and discussion. Howard Errey has shared his impressions of the promotion. I’m adding this post intending to look back and … Read More

Virtual Reality Showcase

Howard ErreyCurrent issues, General2 Comments

A couple of us attended the virtual reality showcase from EON Reality. They provide an impressive solution with a comprehensive package across a wide range of industries such as aviation, medical science and sport training. There were 2 demonstrations. The icube as in the above video, is a small room you step into with a pair of glasses and a … Read More