Month: August 2020
What are Holograms?
What are Hologams?
In Immersive Design the idea of holograms appears again and again. And they become more and more popular for events. But actually “Hologram” became a pretty vague term under which a lot of different effects are placed.
This was originally an VR Experience that was presented at a few exhibitions in Munich. You see here a 360° rendering from the main room. You can see a Cyber City inspired by Ghost in the Shell with
What is 360° – learn
What is 360°-Film?
360° is not Virtual Reality, there is some confusion going on. 360° is an indepentent and exciting medium of its own.
During the process of visualizing a black hole in OpenGL, I found some remarkebly beautiful transformations. Completely unrelated to any physical signifcance they are still a wonderful visualization of geometical and mathematical beauty and symmetry.
Eikonauts and the Journey into the Digital Realm
There are only two industries that call their customers “users”: illegal drugs and software” – Edward Tufte
What is XR? – learn
what is extended reality?
XR is the term used to describe all the virtual forms that “extend” reality, which are AR, VR and MR.
Extended Reality (XR) is a term used to encompass all the different technologies that digitalize
What is AR? – learn
What is Augmented reality?
AR is the technology that places digital content over reality by looking through a device.
What is MR? – learn
What is Mixed Reality?
MR descibes the technology that combines virtual objects with real spaces and objects.
What is VR? – learn
What is Virtual Reality?
VR is the technology by with a head-mounted display teleports you in a virtual world by shutting out the outside real world.
Virtual Reality was first imagined