Nov 29 meetup: Augmented Reality – Let’s Make Some Holograms!

When: Tuesday, Nov 29, 6:30pm
Where: Irish Pub, 2nd floor (124 N Water St)
Cost: FREE!
RSVP: Here (note: you are not required to RSVP to attend. Feel free to just show up!)

Do you want to explore Mars? Model a building on your conference room table? Play Minecraft in your living room? All of these things are being done today using Augmented Reality. Augmented Reality has shifted from mobile app gimmick to an immersive UXD experience that is unrivaled.

In this talk, Cameron Vetter will use the HoloLens and Unity 3D to give a crash course in AR concepts, how an AR application is put together and some of the design considerations. This includes:

  • Real World Understanding (Spatial Mapping, Spatial Understanding)
  • Holograms (Billboarding, Placement, Physics)
  • Control (Gaze, Cursor, Gestures, Speech)
  • Persistence (World Anchors)

You’ll leave with an understanding of Hololens terminology and techniques, by watching a real Hololens app get built step-by-step using each of these AR concepts.

 

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About Cameron: Software Development is my passion. I have over 15 years of experience using Microsoft tools to develop software. Currently I am a Senior Software Architect at Safenet Consulting, where I get to do what I love… Architect, Design, and Develop great software!

I currently focus on Microservices, SOA, Azure, IOT, Xamarin, and Hololens.

27. October 2016 by Michael Seidel
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