Just a quick list I made for friends who need to get started quick.
I’m also writing a guide to my workflow, which will be done at some point in the next 10 days.
7 Tips for Making Your Narrative 360 Video
Or: how to make 360º virtual videos that give your audience the experience you want.
What we’ve learned about editing in VR360
Is editing possible in virtual reality? What principles and methods can be used to ensure that the audience’s…
Going in Circles: What You Need to Know About VR Production
A primer on virtual reality production: from story to shooting to distribution. And a little bit more.
^ The circle thing is fundamental. For more info read the guides by Jessica Brillhart, linked below.
“The Great Train Robbery” — Storytelling in VR (Part 1)
A little 12-minute film in 1903 revolutionized entertainment and created the movie & television industry. The VR…
The More the Presence…
“Presence” is the key factor that differentiates a VR movie experience from any other kind. Here’s how to enhance it in…
Want to be the Alfred Hitchcock of Virtual Reality? Read This. - CinematicVR
Want to Be the Alfred Hitchcock of Virtual Reality? Read This. Alfred Hitchcock practically wrote the book on…
Read literally everything in this list:
But in particular, the prologue is quite illuminating:
In the Blink of a Mind — Prologue
“A good film that is well-edited seems like an exciting extension and elaboration of the audience’s own feelings and…
I also read the book it references, and it has some really great information, although beginners tend to be more focused on the technical aspects, in my experience.
And finally, a couple of Medium Collections:
Understanding virtual reality storytelling and immersive 360° video.
The medium changes, but storytelling is forever. Here’s how to create immersive story experiences in Virtual Reality.
For more information on what I’m doing, check out my site.