Spent a little time on working with a large collection of comics / illustrations in VR and this was the results. My primary interest is working with large bodies of materials and quickly being able to find a particular point of interest by visually looking for it in a 3D space. VR obviously helps with this immensely. It also allows you to fluidly get very close to each work in a way that isn't very natural when dealing with the images in a traditional 2D desktop.
Most importantly, it's pretty cool to be able to surf a few thousand pages of illustration like a sparrow hawk.
[note: works best if you play it back full screen, to get a tiny sense of what it's like in VR.]