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REWIND sits down with Prof. James Bennett, Director at StoryFutures to discuss exciting developments in the immersive industry, the StoryTrails project and his simple advice to his 18-year-old self.

James Bennett is Director of StoryFutures Creative Cluster and Co-Director of StoryFutures Academy and the StoryTrails UNBOXED project. He is a Professor of Television and Digital Culture at Royal Holloway, University of London. He has led and delivered R&D funding initiatives totalling over £23m in the past 5 years, working…

We caught up with Katherine ‘Kat’ Harris, Engineer/Technical Designer at Magnopus about the immersive industry, what inspires her, and her mantra for life.

Katherine Harris Mojica is a Technical Director and VProd Lead responsible for coordinating the art, engineering, robotics, and scene assembly teams to test previz and techviz shot…

REWIND talks to Liesbet Segaert about what it takes to be a successful 3D artist and how to make your portfolio stand out.

I am currently working as a mid-level general artist at REWIND, a spatial design and innovation company that’s just become part of the Magnopus family. I grew up in Belgium and studied a three-year degree course called Digital Art and Entertainment, with a focus on film. After that, I got…

REWIND sits down with Peter Richardson, Virtual Production lead for StoryFutures and Professor of Creative Industries at Royal Holloway University Of London.

Peter Richardson is the Virtual Production lead for StoryFutures and StoryFutures Academy: The National Centre for Immersive Storytelling and is Professor of Creative Industries at Royal Holloway University…

At the Facebook Connect event in 2020, Facebook revealed a multi-year collaboration with eyewear company EssilorLuxottica to create the next-generation of smart glasses. Now, the first product of the partnership has been unveiled.

On Thursday, Facebook and Ray-Ban unveiled Ray-Ban Stories. The glasses are not as smart as many had hoped for and don’t feature augmented reality (AR), the technology that overlays digital content onto the real world, but they are pretty stylish. …

We caught up with author and Head of XR at PwC, Jeremy Dalton.

Having spent many years campaigning within PwC about the business value of virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) technology, Jeremy’s efforts led him to founding and running the XR team in the UK.

Based on his experiences of implementing this technology for organizations across a number of industries, he…

We spoke to Janet Hull OBE, IPA Director of Marketing Strategy & Lead CIC CreaTech.

Janet has over 35 years experience in the international advertising and marketing services industry. She has held senior management positions at Y&R advertising, Burson-Marsteller PR and Lewis Moberly brand design. Janet was awarded an OBE for services to the Creative Industries in the 2014 New Year Honours list.

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