It has taken 8 years. Maybe it has taken 18. I have in one vast loop gone from linear to interactive.
Only in the last week have I felt that I have arrived.
Academic training (MA ODE)
Two decades in corporate training.
And now, technology both permitting and expecting me to do everything, I find myself creating some 12 VR tours.
- Motor Vehicle Workshop
- Prop Making for Theatre & Film
- Painting & Decorating
- Hair Salon & Beauty
These are immersive, self-directed, celebratory, click through experiences of an learning environment augmented by clickable hotspots that show video, or images with audio or text.
Come out of this and you get hit with a quiz of extreme close up photos, mid-shots and questions.
Your have to be told that this is coming up.
It can cover:
Health & safety
Basic & advance learning and training
It can be as great as the tutor who takes up the challenge and the skills and insight of the 'enabling' person or team that creates the VR.