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THE MISSION

Ripple is an interactive virtual environment which educates users on the threats facing coral reefs.

 

The LEAP Motion

The LEAP Motion device detects hand gestures, so you can wave your hands to control your fish and propel forward.

LEAP Motion Controller

Explore a 3D World

Experience a fully rendered 3D environment built entirely in Unity. This includes texturing, lighting, and filtering.

You can explore our world as a clownfish

Find the Facts

As you explore, you'll come across various facts about the threats facing oceans and coral reefs today. These include Overfishing, Marine Debris, Oil Pollution, Acidification, and Mass Extinction.

THE PROCESS

Learn more about our process by visiting our blog.

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MEET THE TEAM

  • SARAH SAELI

    Designer

  • BRIAN AUTAR

    Developer

  • SEAN VICKERY

    Designer

  • LUIS ROSARIO

    Developer Lead

  • TOM KEMPER

    Team Lead

  • WILSON BELL

    Developer

  • JIMMY DETWILER

    Developer

  • ZOHRAN LAKDAWALA

    Developer

  • JAKE BELLISSIMO

    Composer

SPECIAL THANKS

We would like to thank everyone who contributed their time, knowledge, and resources to help Ripple come to fruition.

  • Adam Smith
  • Nancy Doubleday
  • Remy DeCausemaker
  • Stephen Jacobs
  • Chris Cascoili
  • Gordon Goodman
  • Our friends & family
  • The Aquarium of Niagara
  • Dan Arcara
  • Mark Shareiko
  • Damian Atkinson
  • Pierre Semaan
  • Byron Conn