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Digital Production Buzz – March 8, 2018

This week we take an updated look at VR and AR, as we catch up with past guests, learn more about their current projects and discover lots of tips on what to consider when you start experimenting with VR. Plus, we talk about the current state of VR cameras and how they are becoming easier to use.

Join host Larry Jordan as he talks with Jim Malcolm, Srinivas Krishna, Ethan Shaftel, Matthew Celia and James DeRuvo.

  • Experiment with VR Inexpensively
  • VR Moves Into the Physical World
  • Immersive Media Is Not Your Traditional Film
  • Creating a Story-Driven VR Project
  • The Weekly DoddleNEWS Update

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Guests this Week

Experiment with VR Inexpensively

Jim Malcolm
Jim Malcolm, General Manager, North America, Humaneyes Technologies
VR and VR headsets are expanding out of their niche market. Tonight, Jim Malcolm, General Manager of Humaneyes Technologies explains how we are doing more with VR and how he sees VR growing in the future.

VR Moves Into the Physical World

Srinivas Krishna
Srinivas Krishna, Founder and CEO, Geogram and AWE Company Ltd.
Awe Company creates Augmented Reality applications. Tonight we are joined by Srinivas Krishna, Founder and CEO who talks with us about their vision of integrating the digital and the physical world to solve human problems.

Immersive Media Is Not Your Traditional Film

Ethan Shaftel
Ethan Shaftel, Director/Writer of Film, EasyAction
Ethan Shaftel is a Writer/Director and creator of immersive media. Tonight he joins us to explain what immersive media is, how it differs from traditional film and where he wants to take it.

Creating a Story-Driven VR Project

Matthew Celia
Matthew Celia, Creative Director, Light Sail VR
Matthew Celia is the Creative Director for Light Sail VR. Tonight we talk about his latest VR project: “Speak of the Devil,” how he created it and the gear he used.

The Weekly DoddleNEWS Update

James DeRuvo
James DeRuvo, Editor-in-Chief, DoddleNEWS.
James DeRuvo Editor-in-Chief at, has a multi-faceted career spanning radio, film and publishing. With experience covering technology in the video industry for nearly 20 years, James joins us every week to present the latest industry news.
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