Here at Birmingham Eastside we love experimenting with new technologies and journalism. This has included using platforms such as Yik Yak, Snapchat, WhatsApp and more. But we have also been exploring 360-degree video and VR.
For his latest experiment with the format Technology Editor Michael Smith went onto the streets of Birmingham to ask people what experiences they have had with VR. The result combines an audio slideshow and 360-degree video to create a vox pop which is viewable using VR goggles such as Cardboard.