This is Alberto's and mine project we developed at the Vertical Innovation Hacktathon 2018 in Bozen. We focused on a tasks based on the Lichtbild Argento vivo open dataset, eploring what opportunities can provide Augumented Reality and Virtual Reality applied to those open data.
AR Instagram & Facebook Filters
To use the filters on your device you should download Spark AR Studio and open
time_machine.arproj then press
Play to view the effect on a sample video.
If you want to use it on your face, click
Video and choose your webcam.
If you want to test it on your smartphone press
In order to run the Virtual Tour locally, it is necessary to start a simple web server that serve the project page,
Accordingly, it is possible to exploit
python to achieve this goal. Indeed, open a terminal in the
VR folder and run the follwing command:
python3 -m http.server
Then, oper your browser and visit the following link: (http://localhost:8000/src/index.html)
If you feel tired or you don't know where to start, you can enjoy a running demo at this link.
Note: all the historical images are provided under Creative Commons licence (see each specific case) by Lichtbild Argento vivo project. Its portal can be found here