FITC Toronto 2015

2015-04-12 00:00:00 2015-04-15 00:00:00 America/Toronto FITC Toronto 2015 A three-day professional celebration of the best the world has to offer in design, web development, media and innovation in creative technologies. Toronto FITC Toronto


Heralded as a game changer, virtual reality has no doubt been a significant topic of conversation and focus in the last few years. As manufacturers rapidly develop and evolve the hardware to ready it for the masses, Creative Technologists are faced with the exciting opportunity of creating the content for it.

In this talk, Secret Location brings you behind the scenes to show you how they brought one of the industry’s first mainstream television VR extensions to life for FOX’s Sleepy Hollow and further showcased it at Comic-Con. Through the ideation and design process to post production and development, this is a full workflow walkthrough on bringing a VR project from concept to completion.


Explore the behind the scenes process, tips and tricks, and the successes and pitfalls of bringing a virtual reality project for a major broadcaster to life.

Target Audience

Creatives, Producers and Developers alike will benefit from learning the do’s (and don’ts) of bringing a VR project to market.

Assumed Audience Knowledge

No particular skill set needed. Anyone interested in making VR projects will benefit.

Five things audience members will learn

  1. Creative process tips for VR.
  2. Examples of troubleshooting technical hurdles.
  3. Planning for frameless storytelling.
  4. Walkthrough of filming/compositing live talent for VR.
  5. General do’s and don’ts for VR creation.