Source:2199Lakshmi Sarah, Robert Hernandez, Trey Bundy, Stephan Gensch
Affiliation:USC Annenberg, Center for Investigative Reporting, VRagments
As 360° video and VR settles into being an essential platform for journalism, a number of critical questions emerge to challenge reporters and newsrooms. Especially when the promise of deeper empathy collides with the risks of voyeurism as audiences explore subjects and sources in ways never contemplated by the 2D Web. This session will explore the technical and editorial opportunities and implications of the technology. Panelists include reporters, technologists and designers working at the front edge of this important new space.