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Dad uses HTC Vive to give daughter immersive VR tour of her dollhouse

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Because the technology is so new to mainstream users, the benefits of virtual reality are still being discovered. But we’re increasingly finding that VR can bring families together in new ways. 

The latest example comes from an HTC Vive user who decided to give his daughter a tour of her dollhouse in a way that’s never been possible before. 

Using a Ricoh Theta SC 360-degree camera, Toby Newman captured all the rooms in his daughter’s dollhouse and then gave her the unique opportunity to stroll around alongside her dolls inside the tiny structure. Read more…

More about Family And Parenting, Children, 360 Photos, Ricoh, and Virtual Reality
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