Today, there is a dizzying array of head mounted displays (HMDs). It wasn’t always like that. It was worse. Here’s a sampling of some earlier attempts at virtual reality devices. Emphasis was clearly on function over fashion. Still, it is fun to see how far we’ve come. Here’s a whacked-out assortment of vintage virtual reality headgear we put together just to give you some idea of how far HMDs (head mounted displays) have come. There are much newer, much sane-er versions coming out frequently these days. Of course, the latest have some downright amazing audio devices incorporated. Still, it’s always good to know the HMD on your head doesn’t make you look too much like a flaming geek on steroids, as these examples most certainly do.
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