Check out this great article published by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. It is derived from a May 2015 presentation to the Academy on the importance not letting technology overtake the storytelling process, but support it, and evolve with it.
“We focused on the story and hiding the technology. It’s not the technology that entertains people, it’s what you do with the technology. If you create characters people connect with and tell stories that deeply entertain and move them, the audience will come….” A great read: