Contextual Analysis

My digital artefact ‘Making VR’ was developed under the premise that i would be teaching myself how to create a virtual reality space. To present my work i decided on creating a few blog posts that showed what i had attempted to create and any challenges and success i had with creating the virtual space.…

Final Outcome

 My last few attempts at creating in Unreal Engine were quite successful, i think I’m just starting to get a hang of how to make things. I continued to build the house from the previous post, adding windows, doors and furniture using the pre-made blueprints. The photos and video below show the product of my…

The value of Patience

In my next attempts at creating in Unreal Engine i decided to try and create a basic house. I wasn’t sure how it would turn out but i was pleased with my efforts. I used the box shape to make the walls and floor, and used the materials in the content folder to add texture…

Who turned out the light?

Finally after getting a laptop that actually works I made my first attempts at learning how to create in Unreal Engine 4. Before getting started I watched a few YouTube videos and went through some of Unreal Engines tutorials to get an understanding of how the program works. I didn’t understand a lot of the…

Virtual Reality Part 2

As mentioned in the first post for my digital artefact, i will be teaching myself how to create VR Spaces using Unreal Engine. My artefact will be a blog series, explaining the processes i undertook to create basic elements of VR. Each post will outline what i was attempting to design, what the outcome of…

Virtual Reality

As described in the video above Virtual Reality (VR) is a fully immersive, three-dimensional computer simulated environment which can be explored and interacted with by a person. It provides the audience with the feeling of being a part of the virtual environment, giving the viewer the opportunity to preform actions and manipulate objects.   To experience Virtual…