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E2i Creative Studio Partners with Canon, U.S.A. to Host Mixed Reality Competition
June 15, 2015

Students had the rare opportunity to work with the Canon MREAL, a mixed reality headset developed by Canon, U.S.A., during a competition hosted by E2i Creative Studio. This event was the first event held by Canon, U.S.A. 

Attendees to the judging event included companies such as Embraer and Design Interactive, who chose a winner based on the the effectiveness of the design, the value of the simulation, and how well they incorporated the physical environment with the virtual world.

Canon Mixed Reality Headset Demo
November 20, 2014

E2i has been fortunate to be a part of a mixed reality demo using the Canon MREAL headset, provided by Michael Carney of Canon U.S.A. I know some of you are wondering, “What is mixed reality?” Mixed reality combines real and virtual elements for an immersive experience.

E2i Creative Studio Hosts the Big Scary Game Jam
October 24, 2014

Over this past weekend, E2i Creative Studio housed UCF students in its lab, all diligently working through their short time off from school, work, and day-to-day life… and to do what? Make games.

This type of event is called a Game Jam, where developers congregate to develop a game in 48 hours. People of many skill types and levels join in, with design, 3D modeling, animation, programming, audio, and 2D art being the most prevalent skills within the population.

As Young Simulation Industry Matures, Now Is Time to Define Ethical Standards
June 12, 2013
Find Your Passion – That's What Makes Life Worth Living
June 12, 2013

Passion is part of what makes us human, what separates us from those logical-thinking machines called computers. And if we are passionate about what we do, it will be obvious to all around us.

Passion is an inherently personal thing; we cannot be trained to be passionate about something. Being the best at something doesn’t necessarily make us passionate about it. It just means we do it better than anyone else.