Virtual reality journalism has seen challenges in reaching a mass audience, offering possibilities in immersive storytelling but requiring additional hardware. Augmented reality, meanwhile, brings spectacular technology to devices we already … Learn about this subject.
360 Video as a Reporting Tool: How and When to Break News with Immersive Video
Using 360 video and virtual reality is, plainly, different from flat video coverage, with production time, editing and file size challenges, among others. It is also an incredible, immersive and … Learn about this subject.
Journalism 360 awards $195,000 to 11 winning projects that use immersive storytelling to advance journalism
Google News Initiative, Knight Foundation and Online Association partnership supports ideas focused on pressing issues from technology surveillance to race issues
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Eleven projects led by creators from around the world that seek to help develop and expand best practices in immersive journalism, including virtual, augmented and mixed reality, … Read more.
Journalism 360 No. 10: Drawing In 360, Immersive Festival, Guiding Beginners
Animated illustration of Tijuana, Mexico, for the 360-video series The Deported. Noteworthy Drawing the border. For The Deported project, JOVRNALISM’s illustration team rendered 360-degree footage of Tijuana into animated drawings that fade into … Read more.
Growing the immersive news community: Journalism 360 Unconference
Nearly 200 immersive storytelling experts and enthusiasts gathered in New York City on July 25 for the inaugural Journalism 360 Unconference, hosted at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism. It’s … Read more.
Journalism 360 showcases immersive storytelling projects at VR World in New York City
Journalism 360 is pleased to curate an exhibit of immersive journalism projects at VR World in New York City. On view through August 31, 2018, the exhibit is a unique … Read more.
Journalism 360 No. 3: Grants For Immersive Projects, Measuring Empathy, Tips For 360
Welcome to the Journalism 360 newsletter! Here we share stories and resources for immersive journalism and updates on the Journalism 360 initiative. Have ideas for what we should include in … Read more.
2018 Journalism 360 Challenge now accepting submissions for immersive journalism projects
Winners will receive a share of $200,000 for early-stage projects
WASHINGTON, DC — The 2018 Journalism 360 Challenge is now open for applications, seeking ideas that help develop and expand best practices in immersive journalism, including narratives, ethics and production. … Read more.
Journalism 360 No. 1: Summer Unconference, More Support For Immersive Projects
Hello there! Welcome to the Journalism 360 newsletter! You’re receiving this inaugural issue because you expressed interest in being part of the Journalism 360 community — a global network of storytellers accelerating … Read more.
Journalism 360 announces inaugural unconference to showcase immersive storytelling projects
Online News Association receives $850,000 funding from Knight Foundation and Google News Initiative to build community and advance immersive journalism
Washington, D.C. — Journalism 360, a joint initiative of the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, Google News Initiative and the Online News Association, is excited to announce the … Read more.