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VR Ulm Experience / VR experience (project)

VR Ulm Experience
VR Ulm Experience

Discipline: Communication

Discipline: Communication

This is the first 3D world for the Birdly flight simulator. Through Virtual Reality, the user is invited to explore the historic city of Ulm, Germany in 1890. At the heart of our experience is the highest church steeple of the world, the Ulm Minster. Our aim was to create a real-time VR experience that gives tourists the opportunity to explore the historic city from a bird’s perspective. Over a period of six months, the designers modeled, textured, and placed around 2,000 historically correct houses and 6,000 further objects, added spatial sounds and flight wind. Since its opening, each month thousands of people have fulfilled their very own dream of flying like a bird.

  • TARGET GROUPS Consumer / User

  • TARGET REGIONS Specific country/region: Germany

  • DEVELOPMENT TIME up to 12 months

  • DATE OF LAUNCH 2017

This incredible 3D virtual flight simulation takes you to Ulm in 1890. With fantastic details and a humanistic and sensitive use of technology, it makes you want to try it out yourself. We see this becoming a pioneer and being extended to other similar experiences.
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Client / Manufacturer

Interactive Media Foundation gGmbH

Interactive Media Foundation gGmbH
Berlin, Germany

Design

Demodern GmbH

Demodern GmbH
Hamburg, Germany

Marie Lazar, Mariana Gütt, Alexander El-Meligi, Kjell Wierig, Deborah Montag, Christopher Baumbach, Sam Bäumer

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Interactive Media Foundation gGmbH

Interactive Media Foundation gGmbH
Berlin, Germany

Saskia Kress, Diana Schniedermeier, Ina Krüger, Thorsten Schwarck