Mixing Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality opens up a new world of Interaction. By scanning an object, in this case a picture, it overlays a Dinosaur that can be controlled by Gesture sensor connected to Particle Photon.
This is part 2 of a 6 series project exploring Virtual Reality as a Maker. We’re not going to create games, we are going to explore different ways to create new experiences and interact in VR.
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