Jaunt Inc., a leading name in the field of fully immersive cinematic Virtual Reality experiences, launched Jaunt China; a new China-based Virtual Reality (VR) firm the earlier day.
It is formed in a partnership with Shanghai Media Group (SMG) which maintains a comprehensive business portfolio including TV, Radio, Newspaper and Magazine, Drama and Film production, Online and console gaming, TV shopping and e-commerce, live entertainment, tourism and cultural investments, etc. Its strategic associates consist of Viacom, The Walt Disney Co., BBC, Discovery, Australian Broadcasting Corp, Amazon AWS, Microsoft, China Telecom, etc. and China Media Capital (CMC) China’s leading investment and operating platforms in media and entertainment, Internet and mobile, and lifestyle. CMC’s investment and operation portfolio includes Star China, IMAX China, Oriental DreamWorks, etc.
Jaunt China will take gain from the affluent libraries of SMG and CMC to produce VR experience beyond traveling, adventure, music, and sports. Early encoding included VR content such as “The voice of China”, unspoken tours of Shanghai and music from band SNH48.
David Anderman, Chief Business Officer for Jaunt expressed his happiness over the fact that they are the first US-based company to introduce end-to-end virtual reality production and distribution platform in China and will now meet the demand for the finest VR content from the fastest growing international market. In addition to this new Chinese joint venture, SMG will also invest in Jaunt’s US operation as the company positions itself for continued growth to meet the unparalleled demand for virtual reality around the Globe.
Jaunt China is producing content using company’s Jaunt ONE camera, the foremost expert grade VR camera made especially for VR creators.
VR techs and enthusiasts are looking up to this major collaboration for best Virtual Reality cinematic experience.