Search Results for Tag: VR
Five years after Hunger in LA and two years after Clouds over Sidra, everybody in digital media seems to talk about VR/360 journalism, and a lot of news organisations have given the medium a test drive. However, only international top players like the New York Times are able to publish quality content on a frequent basis (nytvr, NYT 360 video channel) – and even they are ages away from reaching a significant number of viewers.
“VR news still has a poor understanding of its audience both in terms of content, content discovery, and attitudes to the technology”, writes Zillah Watson in a recent report published by the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism (RISJ). She also states that “production costs are still high” while “monetisation remains a central challenge”.
While we certainly don’t have a masterplan to change those facts over night, we’d like to present two simple ideas that could help VR journalism move forward.
DateTuesday, May 9th, 2017
As we enter the third month of the Fader 2.0 project, we’re happy to announce the development and marketing of our VR editor have been picking up steam. There have been discussions, meetings, workshops, and hacking sessions all over the place: Berlin, Bonn, Lyon, NYC, London, Munich – and picturesque Singen. Here’s a short summary of what the consortium has been up to.
DateMonday, April 10th, 2017
Tags360° video, euronews, Fader, google dni, immersive journalism, presidentielle, VR, vr journalism, vragments
DateThursday, March 2nd, 2017
VR AND 360° FILMING FOR PUBLIC BROADCASTERS
When: October 19th, 20th 2016
Where: London, GB
What is it?
VR & AR World brings together the leading exponents of Virtual and Augmented Reality worldwide, featuring technology case studies, debates and demonstrations to unite the ecosystem and maximise the full commercial potential of this rapidly developing new technology.
DateMonday, October 17th, 2016
Virtual Reality’s biggest bet
When: October 1st 2016
Where: Lampedusa , Italy
What is it?
Prix Italia, originally launched in 1948, is one of Italy’s most important Media and Culture events. Lasting from September 30th to October 2nd, Prix Italia 2016 again gathers media and culture actors from all over the World “to promote and celebrate the best quality, innovation and creativity in the production of Radio and Television programmes and content for the Web.” This year’s edition chose a radical approach to draw attention to one of the major challenges of our time: the refugee crisis. All of Prix Italia 2016 numerous cultural events, workshops and expert discussions will focus on this topic.
DateThursday, September 29th, 2016
Electronic Media & Entertainment
When: 11 – 12 September 2016
Where: Amsterdam RAI, Amsterdam, Netherlands
What is it?
The IBC is a key platform to meet with companies and people active in the international electronic media and entertainment industry. The IBC Exhibition takes place from 9 – 13 September 2016 in Amsterdam with the IBC Conference running from 8 – 12 September. According to the organisers, in 2015, the event attracted more than 55,000 attendees from 170 countries around the world, exhibiting more than 1,600 technology suppliers.
DateTuesday, September 6th, 2016
Short and tweet: Five tweets from last month you shouldn’t miss.
We spend some time reading social news from around the web and there is lots of good stuff out there. We’d like to share what we found: Here’s our list from October (with a little delay).
DateFriday, November 13th, 2015
When: 01 October 2015
Where: Hamburg, Germany – Kehrwieder Theater
What is it?
Organized by the media network next Media Hamburg and German news agency dpa, Scoopcamp 2015 is an event which draws hundreds of journalists, innovaters and media experts from all over Europe.
DateWednesday, September 30th, 2015
Short and tweet: Five tweets from this month you shouldn’t miss.
We spend some time reading social news from around the web and there is lots of good stuff out there. We’d like to share what we found: Here’s our list from July.
DateWednesday, August 5th, 2015
Is the Future of Journalism virtual? Let’s discuss!
DateWednesday, July 8th, 2015
Tagsauthor: Linda Rath-Wiggins, Fader, google cardboard, hololens, metaverse, oculus rift, Sensorama, virtual reality, VR