Virtual Reality Industry Celebrates Two Emmy Awards – Sleepy Hollow & Blank Space 360 Video
Virtual Reality as an industry made history at this year’s Emmy Awards. This is the first time ever, that an Emmy had been awarded to virtual reality related content productions.
Sleepy Hollow Won Best User Experience and Visual Design Emmy Award
The Sleepy Hollow Virtual Reality Experience that is available in Oculus Share, had won in ” Best User Experience and Visual Design” category.
Taylor Swift Experience By Immersive Media Won Emmy
Another big winner from the virtual reality industry is the Immersive Media team behind the immersive 360 experience app – AMEX Unstaged: Taylor Swift Experience. The team collected an award in the category of ” Best Original Interactive Program.”
The 360 video featuring Taylor Swift’s hit single “Blank Space.” Below is he behind the scene footage of AMEX Unstaged.
According to Engadget, the wildly popular “Blank Space” music video had been watched over a billion times. Virtual Reality is no longer under the radar and behind the scene, it had officially caught massive attention, breaking through and entering the mainstream! It’s has taken so many years, and it’s been long journey!