Thrilled and honored to announce that Groove Jones has sailed to victory in the 2023 Vega Awards! 🏆 We proudly took home the Platinum award in the VR & 360 Video (Single) category for our production with Royal Caribbean International.
`Swashbuckler` - a dedicated 4D multiplayer VR game that transported players into an immersive world of adventure and excitement on the high seas. 🎮🏴☠️⚔️ Our team poured their creativity and expertise into crafting this unforgettable experience, bringing the thrill of exploring the seven seas right to your fingertips.
We want to extend our heartfelt gratitude to Royal Caribbean International for entrusting us with this incredible project, and to the Vega Awards for recognizing our innovation and dedication to pushing the boundaries of virtual reality in the travel and tourism industry.
Exciting news!🎉👏 Groove Jones has been awarded the Award of Distinction in the Augmented Reality category at the 2023 Communicator Awards for our project with @ExxonMobil, titled `Carbon Capture Storage AR`!🚀🌍 Check out the case study: https://pulse.ly/i9k2un2arr
This project is a testament to the power of innovative technology in promoting sustainability and environmental awareness.🌱🤖 We`re grateful to have collaborated with ExxonMobil on this important initiative and can`t wait to see where AR technology takes us next.👀
Our team at Groove Jones had an amazing time collaborating with the talented Cheil Canada team on this one.🤝 From creating stunning 3D animations of the TVs to seamlessly integrating VFX shots from movies, TV shows, and games.👀🎬
🤖🎨 Get ready to explore the world of AI generative art with us! 🌟 Our latest article focuses on Prompts for AI Generative Art, featuring Midjourney, DALL-E, and Stable Diffusion is a must-read for anyone interested in the intersection of technology and creativity.
We used our Groove Jones spirit animal - the bear, to showcase over 30 prompts based on Art Styles and Art Mediums. Check it - https://pulse.ly/luh7qxo3gf 🐻
Groove Jones and X-FCTR help Target win PLATINUM at the 2023 HERMES CREATIVE AWARDS. Category: Electronic Media / Social Media / Interactive Media | Mobile & Web-Based Technology – Mobile Buying Experience
Groove Jones is a FINALIST in the 2023 Shorty Awards for the category of Artificial Intellegence. The work we did for FC Dallas https://pulse.ly/39zf6m034g uses a system powered by AI and ML (Machine Learning) so we can process every scanned person, regardless of what they were wearing. In seconds, their data were analyzed to add them to the action video. The system then sent a link to the user so they could watch and download their custom video.
The Shorty Awards Ceremony and celebration is Wednesday, May 24th, at Tribeca 360° in New York City. We are incredibly excited to be among the other AI finalists, @FCBGlobal, @MichelobULTRA , @Aconite
This award honors a brand, agency or organization that effectively and creatively uses artificial intelligence tools such as machine learning, voice AI, and data processing to achieve strategic social and digital marketing goals. Areas include content creation, consumer intelligence, customer service, and marketing.
Groove Jones had the exciting opportunity to work with Chuck E. Cheese again to update their mobile app Racing World, for their new collaboration with Hendrick Motorsports. Check out the case study: https://pulse.ly/693jxjz1mc
Get ready for an adrenaline-pumping update to Chuck E. Cheese Racing World! Chuck E. Cheese and Hendrick Motorsports join forces to bring the exciting sport of racing to kids and families! Introducing two new racers: Driver 5 and Driver 24, both formidable competitors ready to take on the Racing World. 🏎️
The game is available for both iOS and Android devices!
Goal! 🙌🏽 We`re proud to announce that our work with @FCDallas on the `Get In The Game` experience has won a 2023 Communicator Award - Award of Excellence for Immersive Brand Experience! ⚽️🏆 Check out the case study: https://pulse.ly/t1ke3ygc95
It was a privilege to partner with such a dynamic team to bring the excitement of soccer to life through cutting-edge technology. Thanks to everyone involved for making this project a success!
This week we`re spotlighting Ethan Compton! Ethan is a Senior Interactive Producer and has been with Groove Jones for 5 1/2 years! Ethan brings tenacity and ebullience to his team and loves galvanizing the team for victory! Prior to Groove Jones Ethan has been a web developer, game developer, and college professor.
His favorite project he worked on was Swashbuckler where he was able to launch a first-of-its-kind 4D, room-scale, walkable, VR experience that had never been done before. Check out the case study here: https://pulse.ly/wrzb1ndhfi
In his free time, he enjoys adventuring, working on cars, building things, and doing pretty much anything DIY!
We`re thrilled to be part of this incredible journey through time. FC Dallas is honoring its past in style, with former Dallas Burn legends Paul Broome, Jeff Cassar, and Chad Deering igniting the shield before the match. But that`s not the only magic that`s being brought to the game!
Step into the action with us! Groove Jones, in collaboration with FC Dallas, has crafted a mind-blowing virtual game experience. Our extended reality scanner offers a 360-degree scan, placing you right in the heart of the action alongside current FC Dallas stars as they face off against the legendary Burn greats.
This is where history meets innovation. ⚽🚀
The match starts at 7:30 pm tonight! See you there!
We`re excited to share that our team has been awarded the Award of Distinction in the Travel Tourism category at the 2023 Communicator Awards for our project with @royalcaribbean, titled `Swashbuckler VR Experience`!🏴☠️🚢🎉 Check out the case study: https://pulse.ly/dmaedsi18o
It was an honor to collaborate with Royal Caribbean International on this immersive VR experience that transported users to a swashbuckling adventure on the high seas.⚓️🌊 We`re thrilled to have received this recognition and look forward to continuing to innovate and create engaging experiences for our clients.
Yesterday, we had the pleasure of hosting a special guest at Groove Jones studio – none other than the legendary D.O.C.! 🔥
For all you N.W.A., Eazy-E, Dr. Dre, and Snoop Dogg fans out there, his name is undoubtedly familiar. The D.O.C., known for his platinum-selling album `No One Can Do It Better,` was not only a key figure in the music industry but also a co-founder of Death Row Records alongside Dre and Suge Knight.
Meeting him today was an incredible honor, and we even got him to leave his mark on our wall of fame!
FC Dallas fans join the game at the Retro Burn Night event. Fans were scanned with the Groove Jones volumetric scanner https://pulse.ly/lmxy0wj7nx and then received a custom video where they join current players and past legends of the team on the pitch at Toyota Stadium.
This video shows Tex Hooper, the FC Dallas mascot, followed by a version with an FC Dallas fan. Hundreds of fans received a personalized video. Our XR Avatar Scanner uses the power of AI and high-end video rendering to create these keepsakes.⚽
FC Dallas went on a nostalgic journey with their Retro Burn Night celebration at a recent match with Atlanta United FC. Fans joined FC Dallas players on the pitch, such as Paxton Pomykal, Sebastian Lletget, Maarten Paes, Jesus Ferreira, and Paul Arriola, alongside the celebrated Dallas Burn veterans – Paul Broome, Jeff Cassar, and Chad Deering.
This event was a tribute to the club’s past, who set the stage with a ceremonial shield ignition before the match.
For the Men’s NCAA Final Four in Houston, LG leveraged our XR Avatar Scanner, rebranded as the LG MAX Out XR Experience, allowing fans to be volumetrically scanned, allowing them to perform a signature slam dunk over an LG Counter-Depth Max Mirror InstaView Refrigerator. Case Study - https://pulse.ly/2oejav3dmj
Thanks to @CogentWorld and Allied Sports for being great partners in creating an amazing fan experience.
We could scan over 1,000 people daily to create these awesome Slam Dunk videos! 🏀
We`re thrilled to announce that our team has been awarded the Award of Distinction in the Environmental & Sustainability category at the 2023 Communicator Awards for our project with @ExxonMobil, titled `Carbon Capture Storage AR`!🎉🌍👏 Check out the case study: https://pulse.ly/oi8f609vll
This project truly showcases the power of innovative technology in promoting sustainability and environmental awareness.🌱🚀 We`re grateful to have had the opportunity to collaborate with ExxonMobil on this important initiative.
Groove Jones was nominated for BEST SOCIETAL IMPACT in the 2023 AWE Auggie Awards. The Auggie Awards have been the world`s most recognized AR & VR industry awards since 2010. We received nine nominations in the 16 categories. We would love your vote - https://pulse.ly/6npz9wetf6
Award season just keeps getting better and better...🏆 Groove Jones helps @Toyota win PLATINUM at the 2023 HERMES CREATIVE AWARDS. Category: Electronic Media / Social Media / Interactive Media / Website Overall
Soar above a canyon and collect points in this beautiful experience created by Groove Jones for the Perot Museum of Nature and Science!
Check out the case study and behind-the-scenes story of the making of the experience -link in bio.
“Tournament of Flight” is an interactive game that uses camera vision to track the guest’s body to give them control to pilot a Red-Tailed Hawk through a series of rings of a picturesque canyon valley. Groove Jones developed a sophisticated motion tracking system that allowed guests to interact with the simulator seamlessly via hands-free camera vision and markerless tracking 🦅
🏆🌟 Honored to share that Groove Jones is bringing home a Gold, Silver, and two Bronze Summit Creative Awards out of 3900+ entries from 28 countries! 🌎🥇🥈🥉 Huge thanks to our incredible clients: Toyota Motor North America, Constellation Brands, and BI Worldwide! Article - https://pulse.ly/5q96sqbbxa
Check out the award-winning projects below:
🥇 GOLD - Client: @toyota Category: Microsite Case Study: https://pulse.ly/11hbbqpv4v
🥈 SILVER - Client: @constellationbrands Category: Interactive Media Case Study: https://pulse.ly/2unmhian6h
Dallas Stars Goalie, Jake Oettinger Invites You to get Motivated with Motivotter ⭐ Launch Agency and Groove Jones recently teamed up with Baylor Scott & White Health and the Dallas Stars to create an AR experience featuring one of the biggest “stars” of the Stars, Jake Oettinger! ‼️To date, the Motivotter filter has received over 70 million impressions, and engagement time averages over two minutes.‼️ Check out the article - https://pulse.ly/azc1i4jdj4...
🏆 We are absolutely thrilled to announce that Groove Jones has been named a Grand Winner at the 2023 NYX Awards!
🚗🏆✨ We are honored to receive this prestigious recognition for our work with Toyota Motor North America. Our groundbreaking production, "Toyota Crown Virtual Show Room," has triumphed in the category of "Website - Automotive."
This incredible achievement is a testament to the hard work, creativity, and expertise of our talented team at Groove Jones and the collaboration with Toyota Motor North America.
Groove Jones was nominated for BEST ENTERPRISE SOLUTION in the 2023 AWE Auggie Awards. The Auggie Awards have been the world`s most recognized AR & VR industry awards since 2010. We received nine nominations in the 16 categories. We would love your vote - https://pulse.ly/4f5r4ozb7g
We just wanted to take a moment to express our sincere appreciation for everyone who came out to the Groove Jones Innovation Happy Hour at our studio last week. The turnout was truly amazing, and we loved connecting with all the local agencies who attended.
Huge shout out to @wearetma.agency, @vmlyr, @3headedmonsterdtx, @integergroup, @omnicomhealthgroup, @limemediagroupinc and @TheExpoGroup
Seeing so many familiar faces and meeting new people in the industry was fantastic. We had a blast catching up and discussing the latest trends and innovations in the tech and marketing world.
We can`t wait to host another happy hour, so keep your eyes peeled for the invite.
Thank you again to everyone who made last week`s event a huge success!
Groove Jones worked with Be Pro Be Proud to create an innovative VR experience for water utility providers across Arkansas, which adds to their professional workforce initiatives. Check out the case study - https://pulse.ly/stfrpxxgbv
Be Pro Be Proud is a national non-profit spearheading the movement to bring a new generation of pride, progress, and professionals to a state’s skilled workforce!
As the current skilled workforce is at or near retirement age, Be Pro Be Proud hopes to change how young individuals think about job opportunities by using hands-on simulators and exciting, gamified VR experiences.
We celebrate love, equality, and the vibrant diversity that enriches our world. At Groove Jones, we are proud to support and uplift a future where everyone is embraced, valued, and empowered to be their authentic selves. 🌍✨
Groove Jones has teamed up with the National 4-H Council for the third time to create a cutting-edge Web AR experience for their online education platform, CLOVER by 4-H. Case Study: https://pulse.ly/5w8cgis6ly
Get ready to dive into the world of computer science and learn the importance of data security, encoding and deciphering techniques, and how to create your own cipher wheel! 🤖💻🔒
Groove Jones was nominated for BEST CAMPAIGN in the 2023 AWE Auggie Awards. The Auggie Awards have been the world`s most recognized AR & VR industry awards since 2010. We received nine nominations in the 16 categories. We would love your vote - https://pulse.ly/wa5v4p22j3