Stories by Dan Archer

Dan Archer  
   
Residential fellow


  • How can journalists use virtual reality to tell news stories?

    How can journalists use virtual reality to tell news stories?
    September 10, 2015

    Virtual reality experiences are disrupting the way we tell stories, but the dark art of how to create your own remains a mystery to most people outside of the video game or animation industries.
  • Empathetic Media debuts Ferguson VR at ONA14

    Empathetic Media debuts Ferguson VR at ONA14
    October 27, 2014

    The Online News Association?s annual conference last month in Chicago was a who?s who of movers and shakers in the industry. One new addition to the reporter?s storytelling toolkit was virtual reality (VR), which can transform any home computer into a VR world that responds to the user?s head movements in real time.
  • Visualizing the news: Harnessing the power of immersive, interactive storytelling

    Visualizing the news: Harnessing the power of immersive, interactive storytelling
    September 24, 2014

    Reynolds Fellow Dan Archer wants to harness the power of the Web and new technologies to tell stories that allow readers to experience someone else?s perspective and foster a direct connection to the story.