Virtual reality (VR) is an interactive computer-generated experience taking place within a simulated environment, that incorporates mainly auditory and visual, but also other types of sensory feedback like haptic. This immersive environment can be similar to the real world or it can be fantastical, creating an experience that is not possible in ordinary physical reality.
Current VR technology most commonly uses virtual reality headsets or multi-projected environments, sometimes in combination with physical environments or props, to generate realistic images, sounds and other sensations that simulate a user's physical presence in a virtual or imaginary environment. A person using virtual reality equipment is able to "look around" the artificial world, move around in it, and interact with virtual features or items.
Virtual reality therapy is the use of virtual reality technology for psychological and/or physical therapy. Those receiving virtual reality therapy navigate through digitally created environments. They can incorporate specially designed tasks tailored to treat a specific ailment or simply provide a relaxing and therapeutic environment.
The environment can be anything from the middle of the ocean to different galaxies or worlds. It is only limited by our imagination. Technology also can range from a simple PC and keyboard setup, to a modern virtual reality headset with accessories. The latest and most exciting technology is the waterproof headsets, which leads us onto...
VRDiver developed an underwater VR system which allows to turn almost any pool into a boundless virtual ocean, where it is possible to swim and dive in any direction and experience exciting adventures together with healthy and realistic swimming experience.
VRDiver patented underwater tracking system is the world's first solution for full 6DoF diving freedom, and VRDiver full-face underwater headset is one of the most comfortable up to date - it features interchangeable IPD (58-70mm) and focal distance.
The VRDiver team is currently exploring Hydrotherapy and have developed our underwater headsets. Water environment makes it easier and less painful to move. But motivation still remains an important question - especially for kids. And thats where VRDiver's technology helps - it creates a strong motivation to move.
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