My name is Val! This is what I do:

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“At the Mountains of Madness” premiering at the H. P. Lovecraft Film Festival
Today, our senior project At the Mountains of Madness is making its film festival premiere at the H. P. Lovecraft film
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(360 Video) Dreadnoughtus VR: Teaser Trailer
Without further ado, please enjoy the first trailer for Dreadnoughtus VR!
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Dreadnoughtus VR: Behind the Scenes (time lapse)
  Last I updated, I wrote at length about the experimental techniques used in our “Cinematic Virtual Reality” film shoot for Dreadnoughtus VR
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Immersive Paleoart: Shooting 4K VR Video
Over six months of research, equipment rigging and pre-production, multiple failed and successful stitching tests, and the hard work of
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Spherical rendering: Initial tests
I had originally planned on having a fully rendered, stereoscopic turntable ready for this week’s check-in, but I grossly underestimated
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Stereo-Spherical Rendering Research
Week #2 Goals:  Write “Dreadnoughtus Experience” script (v01) Review monoscopic Montana spheres Research mono-to-stereo conversion Research 360-degree stereo rendering solution PRODUCTION: Build Patagonia scene TESTING:
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DIGM Workshops: Week #1 Overview
This series of blog posts will be completed weekly for two of my graduate workshop classes, DIGM620 and DIGM599i. Both
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On VR, Scale Visualization, and Really Big Dinosaurs
At the behest of my advising faculty, this blog has been reincarnated as a hub for my thesis research and production
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Spooky Spooky T-Shirts!
  My awesome Senior Project team “Spooky Spooky Shoggoths” is now branded! We now have a spooky spooky mascot, and we’re
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Thesis update!
Just a quick update regarding my thesis! Project Dreadnought is going extremely well, and I’m excited to continue this work for my Master’s
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