Contextual Essay

For my digital artefact, I attempted to create virtual reality using a program called Unity. I was aiming to teach myself through self-exploration and also through Youtube tutorials, and documenting my successes, failures and just overall progress through a series of blog posts. My main goal was to try and make a house, however this…

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BCM325 – Live Tweeting Prompts

For the last seven weeks or so, I’ve been participating in a little thing called live-tweeting.

This was for one of my university classes where I was able to live-tweet different science fiction films we were watching, leading to major collaboration, discussion and interaction with my classmates.

For this blog post, I’m going to discuss the experience and what I gained during the process, by curating my tweets, and even my classmates tweets in a week by week structure.

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Virtual Reality for Dummies

Virtual reality (VR) is the term used to describe a three-dimensional, computer-generated environment, which can be explored and interacted with by a person. While immersed in this environment, a person is able to manipulate objects and perform a series of actions. The main piece of equipment needed to use VR is the headset/head-mounted display (HMD). The…

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