Go to View > Header & Footer to edit June 15, 2011| slide 1 What’s Real Anyway? Adventures in Augmented Reality #future11 #rscAR Kevin Campbell-Wright, JISC RSC YH (@kevupnorth) www.jisc.ac.uk/rsc RSCs – Stimulating and supporting innovation in learning
What is Augmented Reality?
Projection of digital onto real sound or video
Since 1990 - Football / Sport TV Graphics
Extension of Virtual Reality, Virtual Worlds
Computer Based – Cue Card
Mobile Device Based – Cue Card
Mobile Device Based - Camera
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Altering of HTML to allow compatible browsing
Skype in Browser Add-On
Google Street View
GreaseMonkey for Firefox – facebook example
Web scraping (National Rail, JobCentrePlus)
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Computer & MD Based
Cue Card activates webcam
Face Recognition (Fun, VOIP)
Saves downloading MUVEs or expensive software
Projection of pictures onto reality
Links web based information to reality
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Groups of 4
Grab a card (PC) or use LAYAR (Galaxy)
Experiment with the AR application
Plan a one minute microteach based on the topic (or make your own up)
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Go to View > Header & Footer to edit June 15, 2011| slide 6 Further Information #rscAR, @kevupnorth http://bit.ly/rsc-ar www.jisc.ac.uk/rsc RSCs – Stimulating and supporting innovation in learning