Virtual Reality for the creative professional is an exciting new opportunity to explore the boundaries of interactive story telling. In addition, virtual reality is being used in industries outside of media and entertainment, while still requiring the tools that VFX artists are used to using. The common thread is that immersive 3D content is gearing up for the impending launch of a wide range of consumer VR products, and creative professionals are looking for new ways to take advantage of the technology.
What Kind of Hardware Will You Need?
For much of your workflow, the same formula for choosing hardware would stay the same. Fast processors, plenty of memory, and an SSD hard drive will help you design and develop your virtual reality assets. Where the workflow gets tricky is when you go to deploy your assets. Or, in plain terms, “hit play.” Continue reading