VR in Education

Imagine: complex ideas on the page of student’s textbook are transformed into an immersive 360 degree experience. That’s exactly what we’ve begun to do by implementing VR/360 technology to schools’ curriculums.
According to a study conducted by Lenovo, 94% of teachers believe that VR could benefit their students, yet only 23% have had the opportunity to use it in their classrooms. Crosswater can change that.
Contact us at (716) 884-8486, crosswater@crosswater.net, Facebook Messenger, or LinkedIn to learn more about the Virtual possibilities.
#education #learning #VR #virtualreality #VRmarketing #VRproduction #VRlearning #immersive #experience #virtual #buffalo #possibility #360video #welcometothefuture
https://www.itproportal.com/features/reimagining-the-possibilities-of-education-through-vr/

Ready Player One

Iconic Hollywood director, Stephen Spielberg, is a VR investor and enthusiast. His new movie, “Ready Player One,” explores a futuristic world where VR is an integral part of everyone’s lives. Although it may be science fiction, many of the futuristic technologies in the film are being developed currently.
Read the article to learn about these technologies.
Tell us, have you seen Spielberg’s new film? What did you think?
#vr #virtualreality #stephenspielberg #readyplayerone #movie #film #mediaproduction #VRproduction #vrheadset #haptics #vrmarketing #360video #immersion #immersive #futuristic #welcometothefuture
http://variety.com/2018/digital/news/ready-player-one-vr-tech-1202739419/

VR/360 at the University of Buffalo

Crosswater’s VR/360 team captured a view from inside the Clean Room at the University at Buffalo School of Engineering and Applied Sciences’ Davis Hall.
 
Equipped with high-tech laboratory equipment, including some of the world’s most powerful microscopes, Davis Hall lends itself to outside research conducted by private companies, along with its educational purposes for UB students. With all of these tools at their disposal, UB Engineering has become the largest public engineering school in the state of New York.
 
Crosswater is thrilled to capture immersive VR/360 images of this, and many other state-of-the-art departments at UB. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, and on our blog at crosswater.net to stay caught up with all of our exciting VR/360 developments.
 
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Crosswater VR Productions

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VR for the Blind

Haptic technology is paired with VR to create a fully immersive experience.

If you are not familiar, haptic gloves vibrate on your hands sending you the illusion of touch, bringing sensations of touching tangible objects in a virtual space. Now, this technology is being used to provide the visually-impaired their first opportunity to have a VR experience.

Watch this video to see how these blind individuals were given the opportunity to experience some of the world’s most famous sculptures.

#VR #AR #haptic #hapticgloves #virtualreality #immersive #experience #virtualexperience #possibility #immersion #aNewWay #technology #visuallyimpaired #blind #welcometothefuture

 

Standalone VR Projections

This year, a new iteration of VR hits the market, and will continue the progressing shift of VR into the mainstream. Standalone VR headsets are wireless, and are the first of their kind. Read the article to learn about market projections in the coming years as a result of these technological advances. #VR #virtualreality #mainstream #standalone #vrheadset #immersion #welcometothefuture
http://www.businessinsider.com/the-vr-hardware-report-2018-3

UB VR/360

Take a look at UB’s new Jacob’s School of Medicine 21st century technology in action at their Behling Simulation Center, where medical students operate in a realistic hospital setting! Incredible experiential opportunities await the next generation of physicians, surgeons, nurses, and pharmacists! Crosswater has been capturing immersive VR/360 content to bring UB’s new beautiful downtown medical campus straight to your VR headsets. These pictures show a Department of Anesthesiology class being prepared for medical residents.

Stay tuned for more exclusive VR/360 content to acclimate you to the new UB Jacobs medical campus.

#UB #medical #education #training #jacobsmedicalschool #immersive #VR #360video #virtualreality #buffalo #VRproduction #VRmarketing #mediaproduction

VR/360 Snowmobiling

Spring has sprung! This time we think it’s here to stay. Let this immersive VR/360 video give you a taste of the winter weather one last time before we welcome the warmth. Our Audio Engineer, Dan, captured this immersive VR/360 video on a snowmobile joyride. Crosswater is your one-stop-shop for all traditional and immersive media production projects. Contact us at (716) 884-8486, crosswater@crosswater.net, Facebook Messenger, or LinkedIn to learn more about the Virtual possibilities. #snowmobile #wintersports #winter #spring #springhassprung #VR #virtualreality #mediaproduction #VRproduction #VRmarketing #buffalo #buffaloNY #immersion #welcometothefuture

Dementia Research in VR

VR continues to prove to be an unbelievably powerful tool for medical researchers. A new virtual reality game, called Sea Hero Quest, is helping doctors study tendencies of and learn how to better treat people suffering from dementia. VR has endless potential! #VR #potential #medical #virtualreality #treatment #dementia #aNewWay #revolutionary #VRgames #immersive #immerseyourself #buffalo #welcometothefuture

http://www.virtualrealitypulse.com/edition/daily-apple-unity-2017-11-18?open-article-id=7542862&article-title=new-vr-game-helps-advance-dementia-research&blog-domain=hypergridbusiness.com&blog-title=hypergrid-business

VR offers New Perspectives

Take a look at this truly inspirational video showing how VR has the potential to change the lives of disabled individuals by offering them immersive virtual environments that they may never otherwise be able to experience. #tearjerker #heartwarming #VR #virtualreality #360video #experience #virtual #possibilities #potential #disabilities #buffalo

https://www.facebook.com/vrscout/videos/1465798700141813/