If you do not have the money to spend on the fancy VR viewers and gear that you may want, you can still participate. How? You can create your own!
Even if you decide to invest in more expensive VR gear in the future, you can have a little fun with creating your own gear in the interim.
Do-It-Yourself VR Videos (Both Entertaining and Educational)
Google Cardboard VR Headset Homemade / DIY Virtual Reality
This video demonstrates more of the usage of the Google Cardboard VR Headset rather than the creation of it. However, it is helpful if you have some confusion on the usage and need a refresher.
DIY easy VR headset
This is another interesting take on the assembly of a VR headset and walks you through the actual process, complete with text shown on the video itself.
How to make a VR headset for $0
This one might appear a bit complicated, but the presenter does a nice job of demonstrating and explaining each step.
Make Your VR 3D Lenses and headset from a Bottle and Cups
This one is a very creative take on a VR headset. It may not be for everyone, but it may also be something that serves as an interesting craft project for the family.
How to Make a GOOGLE CARDBOARD at Home | Virtual reality Headset | DIY
This is another really helpful video that walks you through the process. This one might be one of the better ones out there, even demonstrating the process of finding the 3D videos on which to test your viewer.
Making a DIY Virtual Reality Headset!
This one is advertised as a joke. If you have found some of the other videos difficult to follow, this video will help you take a break and laugh a bit. Oh, and make sure you use the restroom before watching this one. Spoiler Alert: When was the last time you wore a Girl Scout Cookie box on your face?