SXSW 2018: PhotoBloomAR Brings Photos to Augmented Reality Life
"PhotoBloomAR brings your printed photos to life with video and audio and it was one of the coolest things on the SXSW show floor."
Augmented reality tech is a looking glass into a future typically reserved for science fiction. AR improves experiences with a layer of immersion and interactivity not seen before and PhotoBloomAR is harnessing this to bring our photographed and printed memories to life.
Until an adequate and comfortable pair of AR spectacles hits the consumer market at a decent price, our smartphones will serve as our lens. At SXSW 2018 I got to see PhotoBloomAR harness this technology in a very cool way...
Startups from all over join the buzz of SXSW
The South by Southwest Interactive Festival is a buzzing nine-day event that explores tech, culture, music, and more across its schedule of panels, screenings, unveilings, and activations in Austin, Texas. The event hosts a diverse selection of events from the latest films soon to hit the big screen, to talks with revolutionary thought leaders such as Elon Musk.
But SXSW isn’t all blockbusters and billionaire tech leaders. It is also home to a large collection of budding startups and bright minds, ready to introduce their novel ideas into the wider world. One of the startups hitting SXSW this year is PhotoBloom AR...