Max Salomon

vr technologist and emmy award-winning director

Max is an Emmy award-winning producer, writer, director and VR technologist. He has a passion for immersive content and has created over 40 virtual reality experiences for National Geographic which have collectively garnered over 250 million views on Facebook. In 2019 Max brought in 6 Webby Awards for his VR work -- Best Cinematic VR, Best 360, Best Narrative Experience, Best Interactive Design and two People Voice Awards.

Prior to this, he produced films for PBS, NATURE, History Channel and National Geographic, where he was Senior Producer of its flagship Explorer series. From exploring Guantanamo Bay in Cuba, to following the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, to tracking down Leonardo DaVinci’s lost murals across Europe, Max has spent his career chasing immersive and access-driven stories. In 2009 and 2011 he received Emmys for his work on National Geographic Explorer.

See below for a sample of Max's work.