Entries by Quinn Randel

Foundry 45’s Newest Partner

ATLANTA—It’s a great way to celebrate International Women’s Day at Foundry 45! Dana Xavier Dojnik, an immersive technology leader with 20+ years of experience, has been named partner at Foundry 45, the VR Training and Business Leaders. Before joining Foundry 45, Dana spent the first 15 years of her career in advertising and consulting in […]

Training Magazine Webinar Recap

As part of our public outreach program, Foundry 45 regularly presents on topics that matter to the business community. We recently had the opportunity to share our knowledge of VR education in a webinar presented by Training Magazine Network. Founding Partner Dave Beck shared new insights on VR training with a focus on methods for […]

Learning Gets A Dose Of Reality

(As Appeared in Training Magazine) Virtual and augmented reality technology has the unmatched ability to simulate the work challenges you are training employees to handle. The question is how to decide which technologies are right for your learners, and how to roll the programs out to them. Training employees to manage challenging work situations, in […]

Room-Scale VR Buying Guide

The equipment needed for Room-scale VR (being able to walk around, pick up and use items, and generally physically interact with the world) costs $1500 to $5k (plus tax)* depending on the level of graphics needed, portability, travel cases, and commercial warranty coverage. *Note: We’ll try to keep this article updated, but prices are likely […]

The Real Excitement Behind VR in Ready Player One

Recently, millions of people flocked to see one of their favorite books translated on the big screen. While the movie version of Ready Player One deviated from Ernest Cline’s original novel, the film definitively conveyed an optimistic vision for ultimate immersion with Virtual Reality. After watching the film, most will agree, VR has an endless […]

SXSW 2018 360 Recap!

It’s hard to believe that it’s been 31 years since SXSW started! The Conference, best known for bringing together some of the greatest minds in the music, film, and interactive industries was once again amazing, as people from all over the world touched down in Austin, TX from March 9-18, 2018. The Foundry 45 team […]

Press Release – New Office

ATLANTA, January 15, 2017 – Atlanta-based virtual reality agency Foundry 45 recently announced it will be moving to Atlanta’s new technology hub for creative media, film and immersive technologies. The company has set up shop on the 2nd floor of Georgia State University’s Creative Media Industries Institute (CMII), which is located in the heart of […]