July 3, 2014
Talking about augmented reality technology in teaching and learning the first thing that comes to mind is this wonderful app called Aurasma. Since its release a few years ago, Aurasma gained so much in popularity and several teachers have already embraced it within their classrooms. For those of you who are not yet familiar with how Aurasma works and how to use in it in your class, the video tutorials below will help you out.
Aurasma is an augmented reality app that’s changing the way millions of people see and interact with the world. Bring tagged images, objects and even physical locations to life with interactive digital content, such as video, animations and 3D scenes ( called Auras).
Aurasma allows you to:
- Use the simple tools within the app to create your own Auras and share them with friends and other Aurasma users
- Create Auras by choosing from thousands of digital animations already on the platform or alternatively use your own photos and videos
- Use the map feature to discover Auras at nearby locations
- Browse the ‘explore’ and ‘featured’ sections of the app to find the latest and most popular Auras