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Need help on your next XR project?

Connect with one of six talented interns on a new part-funded scheme for SMEs from the University of Sheffield and XR Stories.

XR Stories and the University of Sheffield have launched a new internship programme offering local SMEs the chance to work with talented graduates on an AR, VR or mixed realities project. The scheme – which will fund up to 80% of the intern’s wage – is looking for SMEs in screen industry sectors that can

Meet the Meetup: Immerse Sheffield

We met the team behind Immerse Sheffield to see how they are fitting into the city’s vibrant meetup scene.

What made you want to start an immersive technologies meetup? Immersive Tech is an exciting new frontier in digital and there was a growing number of people and businesses exploring the technology. All of us have worked with it separately and wanted a space to talk about all the exciting stuff we were seeing happening

Megaverse XR Theatre Lab and its 3D holographic scanning rig

You can head to the show and tell session to learn more and see the kit in action on 20 and 27 July.

Creating a unique 3D experience Funded by Arts Council England, the Lab is designed to be an open learning and performance space to create new work, and connect communities, artists, and technologists. Though there will be plenty to enjoy and explore over the Lab’s week-long run, the star of the show will be the large-scale

SHU VR project featured on Channel 4

When a group of researchers from the different fields of games design, engineering and healthcare met at a conference, it sparked a project which is changing the lives of amputees.

If you attended the Platform event on VR in May, you would have seen Ivan Phelan from SHU’s Games department talking about his project helping amputees to learn how to use a prosthetic arm. Ivan’s project was featured on Channel 4 news last week. You can watch the clip here. There’s also more detailed information