The City of Derby has a proud history, having introduced people to everything from the world’s first factory to Lara Croft. It now looks set to revolutionise the visitor experience. At the cutting edge of industry and technology for centuries, Derby’s latest innovation reinvents the way in which visitors to the city can discover what
Here is a pick of four great experiences. As with many other things in modern life, technology is changing the way we enjoy our leisure. Virtual reality experiences are one of the new trends in tourism and London is right at the centre of it all. Amongst the newest attractions harnessing VR’s potential is The
Tate and HTC VIVE™ are pleased to announce a new partnership for Tate Modern’s major upcoming exhibition, Modigliani. Visitors to the gallery will be able to enjoy a new integrated virtual reality experience right in the heart of the exhibition, the first of its kind at Tate, vividly enhancing our understanding of one of the
In the changing world of tourism and leisure it seems certain that virtual reality technologies will play a major part in reshaping both the products on offer and how visitors experience them. We therefore made a visit to the virtual reality show in London to pick up on the latest trends, products and projects and
We all have those certain fantasies that we would love to fulfil, no, I am not talking sexually. I am talking about that one character you have always wanted to be, ever since your childhood. For me when I was younger I was certain I was spider man and what do you know something has
Alchemy VR is one of the leading virtual reality studios in the world they have built up a strong reputation and worked with some interesting partners collaborating on some very compelling concepts. They have a very strong background in producing, with members of their staff having a history of working for the prestigious Atlantic Productions.
In Croydon, London we recently came across an exciting young company called Sol VR Lounge. Sol VR Lounge is a business based around virtual reality products. This company highlights the advances in technology and the way in which moving image is experienced now. Over the past few years’ cinema experiences have evolved from merely just
In the first development of its kind, Forestry Commission England and Magic Light Pictures bring The Gruffalo characters to life in the forest through a new augmented reality app. The Gruffalo Spotter has been designed for exclusive use at 26 forests across England where visitors can join the adventure through the deep dark wood. Families