Month: November 2021

Immersive Storytelling

Evaluating Mixed Reality Environments


Physical mixed reality environments are, relative to other emerging technologies, not a modern concept. Advancements in technology and the interests of society, have progressed mixed reality environments into the high-tech, immersive and engaging experiences we have today. This post explores examples, dating back to the 90s, right up until today, discussing what makes them so

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Immersive Media Lab

Revisiting ‘The Creativity Server’ – Isadora Halloween Inspired Installation


Halloween Inspired Interactive and Immersive Installation This video demonstrates a Halloween inspired multimedia environment that encompasses video, graphics, sound and the physical environment to make a spooky experience built in Isadora. I also show the Isadora patch and how everything is put together. Reflective Commentry October 2021 I adore(a) Isadora. I had the joy of

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Immersive Storytelling

Using Mixed Reality Enviroments as a Stimuli for the Senses


I have already explored the advantages and disadvantages, common practices and debates around using virtual reality (VR) as a narrative device to construct a stimulative, multi-sensory experience, and concluded that it may not be the storytelling medium to use when creating my desired experience. This post will explore how mixed reality spaces can be used

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Immersive Storytelling

Introduction to Immersive Storytelling – VR for the senses?


My interest in Immersive Storytelling and Immersive Technologies began just over a year ago, when I explored Isadora as a tool for creating an immersive experience. This was my first exploration into an experience that was almost fully dictated by the user. Despite being engaging and technologically interesting (and often enjoyable), it was purely a demonstration of

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