Augmented Images Augmented reality can be animation, video, sound and text, viewable through mobile devices camera with an “AR” app which overlays the digital content on the ‘reality’ being seen through the camera. This is a different viewing context-with many applications, limitations & possibilities. The next two images below will trigger animation and sound("Augmented Reality") if viewed with your phone with the tiny, and quick to download, free "Artivive" App for IOS and Android-see link and instructions under the images.
1. Funghi, Fauna and Flora.
2. The Fading Light.
INSTRUCTIONS TO VIEW THE AUGMENTED REALITY CONTENT LINKED TO THESE PICTURES. Point your phone camera at this QR code which will take you to the download page for the totally free Augmented Reality App "Artivive" .Install the app(approx 60 seconds), then view the above pictures one at at time using your free new Artivive app- a little loading symbol will appear and the video and sound should begin playing shortly. Move your camera around to zoom in or change your viewing angle on the short film. Digital content to be viewed on mobile devices on site can be linked via an on site image/symbol or even gps location.Can you think of a use for this sort of technology.. eg. signage or geographical features that links to extra language, artistic and scientific information or inspiration?