CURRENTLY IN DEVELOPMENT
CREATIVE DIRECTOR • NARRATIVE DESIGNER
Currently leading creative direction and narrative design for "Shapeshifter" (working title), a location-based VR installation enabling the audience explore aspects of the natural world that are normally hidden to the human eye. Using live motion capture within an interactive digital environment, this experience seamlessly blends storytelling and free-play.
Development process includes working with leading motion capture actor and co-creative director Maggie Bain, to develop advanced emotional expression mocap techniques for deeper audience engagement.
The next project stage involves partnering with ecological organisations to create interactive environments based on hidden elements of the natural world.
Developing original story & script
Overseeing asset creation & model development
Leading & scheduling two R&D test phases in mocap studio
Raised funds & obtained partnerships
Collaborating with scientists to meet educational objectives
2022 - Present
Immersive concert with storytelling, sound design, orchestra and video projection.
Co-creative Director: Maggie Bain.
Art Director: Freyja Sewell
Technical Director: David Gochfeld
Currently in development supported by XR Stories, Screen Industries Growth Network, and Arts Council England.
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