Grab FREE tickets to the AT&T SHAPE, kicking off July 14-15 at Warner Bros Studios, through the use of discount code: “VRSCOUTS.”
AT&T has been making massive waves within the VR neighborhood in 2017—kicking off with a white paper printed by AT&T Foundry that outlines the structural points the VR trade must deal with earlier than mass adoption can happen.
Now, the telecomm group is internet hosting AT&T SHAPE, an immersive event that “explores the convergence of technology and entertainment.” Located on the Warner Bros. Studios July 14 and 15, attendees will be capable of tour the enduring units and levels for close-up glimpses of props and costumes from all through movie historical past.
The position in a landmark Hollywood establishment is complemented by a slate of luminary speakers and interactive demos designed to encourage conversations across the convergence of leisure and tech—and the methods VR/AR are revolutionizing interactive narrative and digital storytelling. A couple of key audio system embody:
- Kathryn Bigelow, two-time Academy Award®-winning director of Zero Darkish Thirty, The Damage Locker, this summer time’s Detroit, and her not too long ago launched VR documentary, The Protectors – A Stroll within the Ranger’s Sneakers. Bigelow will draw from her intensive experience within the movie trade to replicate on the function of VR on the way forward for storytelling.
- Marco Tempest, Director’s Fellow on the MIT Media Lab, Cyber-Illusionist, and Technologist whose discuss, Inventing the Impossible Marco, highlights how phantasm can be utilized as a artistic software with deep impacts on human psychology and community expertise.
- Tobias Weber, Author & Director of the world’s first main choose-your-own-adventure function movie, Late Shift. After screening the movie, Weber will provide viewers an opportunity to take part additional utilizing cellular expertise, in addition to a Q&A after the screening.
- Lance Weiler, Director of Experiential Studying & Utilized Creativity at Columbia College and an alum of the Sundance Screenwriters Lab. As one in every of WIRED journal’s “One of twenty-five people helping to re-invent entertainment,” Weiler is uniquely certified to debate the intersection of story and code collide in his session, “Sherlock Holmes & the Internet of Things: How to Join a Massive Storytelling Experiment.”
Dad and mom and children may even recognize the AT&T Creator Camp, an area for pioneers within the Eight-14 age-range to study video and movie manufacturing. The setting might be hands-on and household pleasant, with mentors guiding kids by means of the experience of participating with storytelling applied sciences and practices like stop-motion animation, storyboarding, storytelling, inexperienced display, movie enhancing and visible results.
Without cost admission to SHAPE (a $100 worth, restricted to first 300 registrants), register here utilizing discount code VRSCOUTS.
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