Jonathan Spencer, Creative Director for Virtual Reality, BBC News

In short

Jonathan Spencer is the Creative Director for Virtual Reality / 3D / Viz for BBC News. He leads a team of graphic designers, 3D models and software developers. This small team is responsible of a wide range of work - from on-screen lower thirds to election graphics. The team develop template solutions for the newsroom and bespoke installations in conjunction with a number of external companies. 

Recent work has included last year's coverage of the Scottish Referendum from Glasgow. Currently the team is closely involved in the BBCs 2015 general election planning.