Creating Your Own Virtual Reality
Facilitated by Ian Longo
Date: Monday April 30
Registration now closed. Drop-ins are welcome at this workshop!
4:00pm-6:00pm (2 Hours)
The Juvenis Storefront Art Gallery
In this interactive workshop you will get to explore the immersive world of Virtual Reality and 360º Photography. First you will get to learn the different types of VR that are on the market and how they are used. Then you will get the chance to try out some VR headsets yourself. Finally we will work together to turn the space we are in into a fully immersive and interactive VR adventure. Just bring yourself and your excitement!
***This workshop is eligible for a Certification in the Arts & Culture Specialist High Skills Major Program***
Ian is the co-founder and CTO of Liberty360º Inc., a photo-based interactive VR media company based out of Toronto and operating across Ontario and Quebec. Before starting this venture Ian completed his undergrad and masters degrees at Queen’s University, focusing on 3D modeling techniques for archaeological applications, leaving him with strong ties to the university and the Kingston community. Now at Liberty360º, Ian focuses on creating interactive VR experiences for art galleries, museums, TV and films, trade shows, design festivals, theatres, real estate properties, universities and historical sites.