Aurasma is a mobile application designed for augmented reality. Aurasma overlays video, audio, or other files over a trigger image.
With a smartphone or camera-abled tablet, images are brought to virtual life through advanced image recognition and media overlays.
In order to use Aurasma, you must have either the application loaded on your phone or tablet, or have the Aurasma Studio loaded on a computer.
Aurasma can be found at http://www.Aurasma.com/
To view an Aurasma, you must use the Aurasma application on a smartphone or camera-abled mobile device.
To create Aurasmas, you can use the Aurasma application on a smartphone or camera-abled mobile device, or use the Aurasma Studio on a computer.
The Aurasma Studio software application is available to Aurasma partners and can be found at Aurasma Partners.
Learning resources information
Here is a video that provides a great example of what Aurasma is and how it works.
Guides and Beginner Instructions
Here are a number of great guides to help you better understand Aurasma and its capabilities.
- How-To Aurasma Comic
- Aurasma: A Simple How To
- A step by step guide for using Aurasma
- An Aurasma “How To”
- An Aurasma “How To”: Aurasma Tutorial and Single Tap Overlays
- Aurasma: A how-to video tutorial
Here are a number of great ideas for using Aurasma in an educational environment.
- Teaching with Aurasma
- Making It Legit: Teaching with Aurasma pt. II (video)
- THE PERIODIC TABLE PROJECT: Aurasmatizing the classroom.
- AUGMENTED REALITY – BRING DISPLAYS TO LIFE
- Augmented Reality in the Classroom
- Aurasma for Shakespeare (Augmented Reality and R+J Act 3 Sc 5)
- Aurasma in your Classroom
- Developing Augmented Reality Resources in Education – Top Tips
- From Hyperlinks to Augmented Reality
- Tons of Classroom Examples Using Augmented Reality with @Aurasma – A Complete How-To Guide!
Here are great examples of Aurasma in action.
- Latest campaigns: What’s hot on Aurasma right now
- Simpson College Augmented Reality Banner
- See how this UW football print ad comes to life with your smartphone
- Marvel and Aurasma Show Off New Line Of Augmented Reality Comics
- Picture the Future — Photographer Sam Robinson uses Aurasma
- Illini Partner with UI Class to Create Virtual Dugout Smartphone Application
Here is a collection of videos that will help you understand and use Aurasma.