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Looking at a photographic image from another point of view: Yours

Looking at a photographic image from another point of view: Yours

Good writers can conjure a vivid image in our minds with just words. But journalists also have long relied on illustrations, photographs and videos to enrich a story.

Telling stories in 3-D in an immersive, interactive and integrative way

Telling stories in 3-D in an immersive, interactive and integrative way

In this post, I’ll give a quick overview of the story we’re working on and the different technologies we’re incorporating into the piece. Leading to the launch of our project, I’ll provide behind-the-scenes details of our work including challenges faced and lessons learned over the past few weeks.

3-D news immersion: It’s almost like being there

3-D news immersion: It’s almost like being there

One of the most memorable events from my childhood was watching the Indian cricket team win the 1985 Benson and Hedges World Championship of Cricket on TV. The novelty of color television and excitement of the occasion transported me and my friends to the Melbourne cricket ground. Back then, we relied more on our imagination for experiencing the sensation of “being there” in a mediated environment whether it be sports on TV or movies.