Musical Artist, Sampha Utilizes 360 Virtual Reality To Capture The Loss of His Mother
With only a few days left until the release of Sampha's album, Process, he has graced us not only with a video for his song "(No One Knows Me) Like The Piano," but also an Office 360 virtual reality clip as well.
Assumed to be a tribute to his late mother, this technology helps the artist portray the emotions behind his loss and the powerless feeling of seeing someone you love fade away.
Both versions of the music videos were produced by photographer and filmmaker, Jamie-James Medina.
The virtual reality version:
The interactive video allows viewers to navigate around the room and see the dancer and piano from Sampha's perspective. The emotion of the dancer, portrayed by model Adwoa Aboah, are also more apparent in this version of video.
Watch the full music video here:
What are your thoughts on utilizing virtual reality to relay emotion? Should more artists utilize this feature?