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Valve’s VR Demo

Mike Abrash extended an offer to see the Valve VR Demo Room at skytower in Bellevue.  Rob Hommel of www.f15sim.com attended with me.  We had just gotten our Epson BT-200 AR glasses and brought them with us and showed them off, a former employee of MVIS now with Valve said it reminded him of some of […]

Best VR Video

http://www.reddit.com/r/virtualreality/comments/252659/what_one_video_would_you_use_to_show_off_the/ A recent thread at Reddit talking about a good video to show off VR.     http://i.imgur.com/gYKla1h.gif  I would be remiss not to point out this video from the thread, it made me laugh. Today I spent a good amount of time with Gene Buckle and Rob of www.f15sim.com looking for good video to display […]

Epson Moverio BT-200 Augmented Reality Glasses

  Received the Epson Moverio BT-200 AR glasses this week.  Rob Hommel of www.f15sim.com arrived to help with the unboxing.  Got Chrome installed after adding Amazon store.  Using the glasses, it makes it much more easier to take quick photos, since they are always on, no pulling a phone out of your pocket to snap a […]

Neurogaming Conference

CastAR An interesting AR panel with Rick Johnson of Technical Illusions (CastAR) talking about data issues. https://www.youtube.com/user/NeuroGamingCon About 46 minutes in I ask a question of the panelists and think they do a good job giving feedback on Jaron Lanier and his thoughts on “who owns the future” I had an interesting talk w Tom […]

Douglas Trumbull Magi Process UFOTOG

  Ran into Ari Hollander and Tom Furness while at the world premiere of Trumbull’s UFOTOG. http://douglastrumbull.com/ Trumbull said they did the post processing in 2k resolution because it was easier than 4k.  Said back in his “showscan” days they recorded a hypnotist and were able to hypnotize the entire audience and he never showed […]

Sci-Fi Film Festival at the Cinerama

http://www.geekwire.com/calendar-event/seattle-cinerama-sci-fi-film-festival/ Attended the first night of the Film Festival with Rob Hommel.  Met with Sam Jones of Flash Gordon and he gave me a signed poster of Flash.  Sam talked about being in the minor leagues for football here in Seattle during the late 70’s, and how he was a former Marine.  A company of […]