SXSW Interactive 2016
VR Journalism: The Next Disruption
A lot has changed since VR Journalism emerged as a possible platform. There’s more hardware than Oculus; Google and GoPro are collaborative for VR development; and news organizations have begun to produce VR experiences. But is this really the next disruption? Has VR finally gone from hype to reality? Join the “Godmother of VR,” a gaming veteran turned journalist, a director of digital interactives and a professor who believe VR has finally arrived and has found a home in journalism. While it may seem out of reach, learn how newsrooms of nearly any size can create these immersive experiences.
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Additional Supporting Materials
- What the hell does VR Journalism look and feel like?
- How can I get started in producing VR experiences for journalism?
- Is VR real? It's been promised and hyped up for years... why now?
Robert Hernandez, Assoc Professor of Professional Practice, USC Annenberg School of Communication & Journalism