Stuck In Spheres
The thesis work of Hugh Dyar IV in the Emerging Media Master's program at Carnegie Mellon University.
Want to learn about immersive storytelling or 360 video? Come on in. Navigation on the left, the two main sections are 'Immersive storytelling', or a perspective for understanding how to think about stories with a certain kind of interactivity; and 'stuck in spheres', which is a collection of essays mainly regarding concepts and theories around understanding narrative 360 video.
Set In Time
This work was written during the Fall of 2016 and Spring of 2017, and it was explicitly pragmatic to the tools, technologies, and current audience expectations at the time of writing. Even over the year of the development of these ideas, 360 video changed and morphed. If you are reading this in the future, please consider this.
A pdf version of this document, generated last in May 2017, is available here. This is not the ideal or intended form of this document as embedded videos and most links are lost.