The History of VR

As cited in the “Inventor of the Field of Virtual Reality” article, the Sensorama (pictured above) is considered to be the first true  virtual reality device.  It was created in 1957 by filmmaker Mort Heilig which featured an arcade style cabinet with a 3D display, vibrating seat, wind blowing effects, and even a scent producer.  This technique is still used today to create what we now call 4D rides.  … Continue reading The History of VR