Immersive Storytelling and direction

A course by Ricardo Laganaro , Project director

Project director. São Paulo, Brazil.
Joined November 2021

Dive into the world of immersive storytelling and gain the tools to create a successful project: from idea conception to technical feasibility.

  • Portuguese with subtitles in English
  • 100% positive reviews (4)
  • 443 students

Dive into the world of immersive storytelling and gain the tools to create a successful project: from idea conception to technical feasibility.

A course by Ricardo Laganaro

In this online course, under the guidance of Ricardo Laganaro, specialist in immersive experiences and virtual reality, you will explore the exciting world of storytelling for virtual experiences. Ricardo, known for being the director of the A Linha project, awarded a Golden Lion in Venice and Brazil's first Primetime Emmy, will guide you in the art of connecting the imagination with the physical world through virtual reality.

On this creative journey, you will learn how to develop narratives for immersive experiences, exploring technical concepts such as degrees of freedom, immersion characteristics, and presence. With a special focus on spatial storytelling and interactivity, you will delve into the case study of "The Line" and understand the initial premises of an immersive project.

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What will you learn in this online course?

16 lessons & 22 downloads

History of virtual reality
12 minutes, 17 seconds
Types of virtual reality
8 minutes, 48 seconds
Immersion and presence
11 minutes, 52 seconds
Case study presentation
3 minutes, 37 seconds
Premises
11 minutes, 19 seconds
Portuguese with subtitles in English
  • 100% positive reviews (4)
  • 443 students
  • 16 lessons (2h 22m)
  • 22 additional resources (4 files)
  • Online and at your own pace
  • Available on the app
  • Audio: Portuguese
  • Portuguese, Spanish, English, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch
  • Level: Beginner
  • Unlimited access forever

What is this course's project?

The final project will consist of creating a pitch deck, an essential document to present your idea in public calls, business markets and production companies. With this pitch deck, you can take your immersive storytelling to the next level and demonstrate the full potential of your experiences to potential collaborators and audiences.

Who is this online course for?

This course is aimed at all those passionate about storytelling and virtual reality who want to explore new ways of telling stories. No prior technical knowledge in virtual reality is necessary, as Ricardo will guide you through each step of the process. If you are curious about connecting the imaginary with the physical world and are interested in creating immersive experiences that captivate your audience, this course is perfect for you.

Requirements and materials

To get involved in Ricardo Laganaro's lessons, no prior technical knowledge in virtual reality is necessary. You will only need access to a computer and, preferably, a virtual reality device to immerse yourself in the immersive world of the course. Learn how to tell stories that transcend the limits of the screen and move your audience, body and soul!


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443 Students
4 Reviews
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Ricardo Laganaro

A course by Ricardo Laganaro

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Project director

Meet Ricardo Laganaro, a passionate specialist in immersive experiences, virtual reality and new languages. As partner of the ARVORE studio and director of the award-winning A Linha project, Ricardo has left the industry with a Leon de Venecia and the first Primetime Emmy in Brazil.

Collaborating with large companies such as Mastercard, Google and Oculus, as well as prestigious cultural institutions such as the Museo del Mañana, Ricardo has demonstrated his talent in connecting the imagination with the physical world through virtual reality.


Content

  • U1

    Introduction

    • Presentation
    • Influences
  • U2

    Immersive storytelling: how it works

    • History of virtual reality
    • Types of virtual reality
    • Immersion and presence
    • Immersive storytelling: body and space
    • Case study presentation
  • U3

    Deconstructing traditional production

    • Premises
    • Martyr idea
    • Rapid prototype
    • Review of assumptions
    • We have a story!
    • Creating the pitch deck
  • U4

    Project execution

    • Budget and schedule
    • What to do with the pitch deck?
    • Project development
  • FP

    Final project

    • Key concepts of immersive storytelling and direction

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Immersive Storytelling and direction. 3D, and Animation course by Ricardo Laganaro

Immersive Storytelling and direction

A course by Ricardo Laganaro
Project director. São Paulo, Brazil.
Joined November 2021
  • 100% positive reviews (4)
  • 443 students