Use Snapchat to find your favourite artists and discover your pals within the crowd.
Earlier this month we reported on a brand new partnership between social media app Snapchat and American occasions promoter Dwell Nation that can carry AR (augmented actuality) Lenses to a number of concert events throughout the USA. This contains the Electrical Daisy Carnival (EDC), a legendary digital music competition at the moment happening in Las Vegas, Nevada.
These fortunate sufficient to be attending in-person can use their smartphone gadgets to entry 4 distinctive AR experiences powered by the Snapchat app. Every of those location-based Lenses works in tandem with the EDC expertise. One Lense, for instance, is designed to assist information you all through the competition grounds so you could find your favourite artists rapidly. One other brings the enduring EDC “Owl” to life in AR throughout stay performances.
Right here’s a full breakdown of every of the fours Lenses at the moment accessible at EDC (as supplied by Snap Inc.):
- Night time Owl Lens – EDC’s iconic Owl will soar overhead. Sky Segmentation precisely locations it within the open air round you.
- Daisy Lens – Develop blooms from the bottom round you.
- AR Compass – See who’s enjoying at each stage (and who’s up subsequent) on an AR map of the competition grounds.
- Buddy FindAR Lens – When you and your crew allow location sharing on Snapchat, you’ll have the ability to pinpoint every others instructions and distances.
The Electrical Daisy Carnival runs from Might twentieth to Might twenty second in Las Vegas, Nevada. For extra data on Snapchat’s AR Lenses go to right here.
EDC is only one of a number of Dwell Nation concert events to obtain the AR remedy. Transferring ahead you’ll be able to count on unique AR-powered Snapchat Lenses for common occasions like Lollapalooza in Chicago, Rolling Loud in Miami, The Governors Ball in New York, and Wi-fi Pageant in London.
Picture Credit score: Snap Inc.