Digital Promise Global’s 360° Story Lab supports young people to use emerging and interactive technologies to create media that goes beyond the frame of traditional media and journalism. Through experiential storytelling and immersive design, young people are sharing their perspectives and communities and inspiring positive action on issues they care about.
Here’s how you can get involved:
- Join MY World 360° – A global campaign supporting emerging creators worldwide to create immersive media related to the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). MY World 360° invites creators everywhere to use Augmented Reality (AR), Virtual Reality (VR), 360° and other mixed media storytelling and design formats to show the multi-dimensionality of their communities and creative visions for a better world. First time and youth creators encouraged to submit projects! Next Submission Deadline: August 31, 2020. Read more and get involved.
- Use the 360° Production Guide – A comprehensive guide with activities and resources for creating original immersive media products, including 360° video and photography.
- View 360° stories –Including student films (with accompanying MY World 360° Screening Guide) and behind the scenes short docs from the 360 Filmmakers Challenge and MY World 360°. Check out more projects in the 360° Story Lab album on Vimeo.
- Use Youth-Produced Media as a Primary Source to Spark Dialogue and Inspire Action – Access an early release pre-production copy of a Guide for Using Youth-Produced Media as a Primary Source in Social Studies Inquiry.