This Merged Futures beginners workshop provides an overview of current available workflows and software for the creation of artistic and critical Augmented Reality/Mixed Reality experiences within Unity. The session introduces cases for new ways of communicating and understanding the augmented space within the arts and commercial landscape.
This free session will include an introduction to Studio Above&Below’s practice whilst a technical introduction to the games engine Unity, including ARFoundation and Vuforia.
The workshop gives an overview of a variety of AR tools in Unity and offers resources to dive deeper into AR for creating innovative and conceptual experiences. The outcome of the workshop will be a marker based prototype sculpture and ways of preparing ground plane experiences for both iOS and Android devices.
(Signups are limited to 25 people and you will be required to download example project material before the session).
***Please note you will need to book separately for this event***
Some 3d models or 2d images/sprite sheet
Computer & webcam – either Windows or Mac
Link to timetable