The Drax Files 36: creative immersion in Second Life

Inara Pey: Living in a Modemworld

Sominel Edelman - at work Sominel Edelman – at work

The Drax Files World Makersshow #36, released on Monday, March, 7th, is the second in the slightly shorter running time format of 3.5 minutes. And it is the first, I have to admit, that has struck me as a bit of a curate’s egg.

On the one hand the segment is about the work of landscape creator Sominel Edelman, whose skill in creating sim surrounds and landscaping elements is very much informed by his training as a geographer, and who offers keen insights into Second Life.  On the other we have a piece interspersed with shots focused on the used of VR headsets with only a very tenuous link back to the rest of the narrative within the piece.

Sominel Edelman - in-world Sominel Edelman – in-world

Sominel’s work is, without a doubt outstanding, and the video serves as a high-level demonstration of the efforts involved in…

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Published by Johannes Huntsman

Owner, Publisher, & Editor In Chief of KultivateMagazine

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