We're ecstatic for the release of Hamlet 360: Thy Father's Spirit. We spent nearly an entire year working on the sound for this one with Sensorium and Commonwealth Shakespeare Company. Check out the coverage it got in the New York Times last weekend! ... See more
A joint production by a Boston theater company and Google hopes to bring high-quality Shakespeare to wider audiences, and new audiences into theaters.
In celebration of the launch of our shiny new website: www.silvr.nyc we are giving away a Silver Sound Showdown: Music + Video Festival T-Shirt, pictured below. "Like" this page before January 17th to be entered into the drawing! ... See more
SilVR co-founder and all around great guy Robin G Shore will be speaking on the spatial audio panel at NYVR - New York Virtual Reality Expo on Thursday. Stop by if you're planning on attending the show. ... See more
Fresh off a win at The Raindance Film Festival, Jessica Brillhart's VR Film Beethoven's Fifth recently debuted online. A collaboration between Google, NASA, and London's Philharmonia Orchestra, to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the launch of the Voyager 1 and 2 spacecraft, and the Golden Records that they each carried. Silver Sound teamed up with Google's VR team to provide spatial audio recording, sound design and mixing for the film. ... See more
Journey into interstellar space with a performance of Beethoven’s Fifth, First Movement by the Philharmonia Orchestra, London - featuring principal conductor...
Now that George Saunders has won The Man Booker Prize for his debut novel Lincoln in The Bardo, there's no better time to check out the Lincoln in the Bardo VR experience on the #nytvr app. We had the pleasure of sound designing and mixing this piece earlier this year with our friends at Sensorium and the inimitable Graham Sack ... See more
George Saunders’ Lincoln in the Bardo described as ‘unique’ and ‘extraordinary’ by head of 2017 judging panel
Next week New York City will host its 48th annual Pride parade. Last year SilVR had the opportunity to help people all around the world celebrate and experience Pride when we provided the sound design and mix for google's #prideforeveryone ... See more
Google brings global Pride parades to LGBTQ communities around the world through Cardboard and 360˚ video technology.
More acclaim for The Hidden World of the National Parks project that we recorded, sound designed, and mixed last year. The project just won a Wood Pencial at the D&AD awards. Big congrats to the team over at Ghost Robot and Stinkdigital ... See more
America's National Parks belong to everyone. However, most of us aren’t able to experience these incredible places firsthand. For the 100th anniversary of the National Parks Service, we wanted to use Google technology to change that, making five of the most unique - and remote - parks in the system… ... See more
We went out with Mobilize Podcast and our new 360º stereoscopic Vuze.Camera to film some of the action on the street!
Exciting news: Two VR experiences featuring SilVR spatial sound design will be premiering at Sheffield Doc/Fest during the 2nd week of June! “Beethoven’s Fifth” is an immersive performance by London’s Philharmonia Orchestra, with echoes of the original recording of Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony which was included on the NASA Voyager “Golden Record” in 1977. “Navajo Nation” is an interactive exploration of life and tradition in Navajo territory in the Western US. Both films were directed by Google’s Jessica Brillhart, and we’re super proud of how they turned out! https://sheffdocfest.com/films/6344 https://sheffdocfest.com/films/6343 ... See more
A journey into interstellar space with a performance of Beethoven’s “Fifth Symphony, First Movement” by the Philharmonia Orchestra, conducted by Esa-Pekka Salonen.
Good news for all you VR producers out there! Plugin and software developer Tim Dashwood has joined the Apple team! At this point you may be asking yourself, "Why should I care about the career moves of Tim Dashwood??" Well, other than simply being happy for a fellow human being and a comrade in the nascent world of VR, his move to Cupertino now means that his collection of very useful VR tools and plugins is available to download for FREE! If you aren't in the know already, feel FREE to familiarize yourself (see what we did there??) with his myriad great VR video resources for Final Cut Pro X, Motion, Premiere, and After Effects, all available on FX Factory for the sweet, sweet price of $0.00. Did we mention they're free? ... See more
Stereoscopic 360 VR Video workflow plugins, tools and monitoring.