Creating Empathy with Immersive Audio in VR and Video Games
A discussion about evolving and adapting classic Hollywood film sound techniques into the modern era of immersive entertainment. In modern 360-degree video and VR environments, how can we use sound to elicit a deeper emotional response and immersion? What production techniques can we adapt, what do audiences expect to hear in this new medium? How can we use everything from dialogue to sound effects to Foley to drive an emotional connection with what one sees and interacts with?