Virtual Reality takes users to other worlds, on wild adventures, on the front lines of news pieces and allows them to consider the lives and points of views of other cultures, providing an enhanced perspective unlike any other they may have yet experienced.
Congrats to The Webby & Webby People’s Voice Winner in general film Cinematic or Pre-Rendered Virtual Reality, Orchestra VR!
These branded entertainment Nominees in Cinematic or Pre-Rendered virtual reality use groundbreaking technology to transport users into tropical jungles, to a tight-rope walk across skyscrapers and even into fantastic animated worlds. Likewise, for charities, VR affords a unique gateway to share their message, putting the user at the heart of the matter.
VR is Bold
Stella Artois: Buy A Lady A Drink by Unit 9
Bode's Echo: A Virtual Reality Experience by Firstborn
Toms Virtual Giving Trip by VRSE.Works
Discovery VR by Discovery Communications
Can You Walk The Walk? Virtual Reality Experience by Create Advertising
Are you not entertained? Well, get ready: These branded entertainment Nominated works in Gaming, Interactive, or Real-Time virtual reality allow users to kick it with Neymar Jr., go horseback riding, explore (and shop) in a mansion, crash-test a cardboard car & test your tolerance for fear.
VR is Entertaining
William Hill: Get in the Race by Unit9
The Neymar Jr. Effect by VRSE.Works
Cardboard Crash VR for Google Cardboard by National Film Board of Canada
Insidious Chapter 3 - Into The Further by Focus Features/Secret Location
House on Hallow Hill by Target Creative
These general film Nominees in Cinematic or Pre-Rendered virtual reality in featuring work from The New York Times, L.A. Philharmonic, Salvador Dalí & ABC News bring journalism and the arts to a whole new, more in-depth level.
VR is Cinematic
Orchestra VR by Los Angeles Philharmonic Association/Secret Location
Take Flight by VRSE.Works
Dreams of Dalí by Goodby Silverstein & Partners
ABC News VR: Inside Syria by ABC News
The Displaced by The New York Times
Games, campus tours, or a seat at a presidential debate: CNN, Truffle Pig, National Film Board of Canada & Regis University—the multiplicity of possibilities is nearly endless for these general film Nominees in Gaming, Interactive, or Real-Time virtual reality.
VR is Exponential
CNN & VR at the Democratic Debate by CNN
Truffle Pig - An Oculus Experience by Gentleman Scholar
Way to Go by National Film Board of Canada
Regis Virtual Reality Tour by Primacy
The Unknown Photographer by National Film Board of Canada
For our first class of Nominees in Virtual Reality, we are proud to honor beautiful work that is wonderfully animated, with gorgeous graphics, mechanics and sensory immersion. Vote for your favorites to win a Webby at pv.webbyawards.com.