Archive | December, 2011

American Express: Augmented Reality Gift Tags

20. December 2011

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It seems Augmented Reality projects are running hot this Christmas, and here is another example, this time for American Express, who’ve launched “Talking Tags”, a DM campaign where every American Express card holder was sent a “Talking Tag” that drove them to an Augmented Reality experience online. (created by the guys at Ogilvy Sydney) There [...]

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Lacta Chocolate: Augmented Reality Messages

20. December 2011

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Lacta Chocolate have produced some innovative campaigns over the last 12 months, and next up is this interesting Augmented Reality piece that allows you to send love messages that are activated via image recognition over any Lacta Chocolate wrapper. (created by OgilvyOne Athens) Once you’ve got the app you can send and receive Lacta love [...]

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IdeaWorks: Live Streaming Xmas Contraption

19. December 2011

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Every year most agencies take the liberty to do something a little different for Christmas. Well, here in Sydney, Australia, we did too, and this is our Live Streaming Christmas Contraption! At its heart, the Christmas contraption is a physical installation utilising a combination of live streaming servers to broadcast real-time interactions with Christmas decorations [...]

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Guinness “Decorate Your Pint” AR Experience

18. December 2011

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Guinness has teamed up with Blippar to create a Christmas themed Augmented Reality experience called “Decorate Your Pint”. Utilising Blippar’s image recognition technology the app detects a pint of Guinness and instantly overlays Augmented Reality controls so you can decorate your pint on the fly, before saving the image and sharing with friends on Facebook [...]

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JWT Augmented Reality Business Cards

18. December 2011

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Blippar’s image recognition based Augmented Reality platform is getting more and more popular around the world, so JWT have teamed up with them to issue staff with Augmented Reality business cards, and here is the demo video to give you a quick taste! The Blippar image recognition engine reads the graphics on the card and [...]

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Canal+ Borgia 360 Multi-Device Experience

17. December 2011

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The Canal+ Borgia TV series is the world’s first 360 degree narrative that works seamlessly across your desktop, iPad and iPhone to provide a complete experience. The campaign has already picked up a number of awards, and aims to pull new viewers into the brand new show about a family worse than the Mafia, and [...]

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KLM: The Passport Movie App

15. December 2011

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KLM have really be stepping up their digital over the last year or so, and here is the next addition, the KLM Passport App, a really good branded app that turns people’s journeys into inspiring movies that can be shared with friends and family. Users can choose a theme, select their favourite photos and videos, [...]

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Infographic: The Psychology of Social Commerce

13. December 2011

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Here is a great infographic that really highlights the power and potential of social commerce with some great take away stats and insights. We all understand that in order to effectively market products to consumers you need to have a good understanding of the attitude and behaviour patterns of your target audience. Psychologists have defined six [...]

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Lamborghini Projection Mapping Event

13. December 2011

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I haven’t featured a projection mapping installation in a little while now, so here is a visual treat for you, especially with the entire audio-visual event projected onto the Lamborghini Reventon, the most expensive car in the Lamborghini range, and it’s beautifully shot. The installation was created by The Media Merchants in Canada. Thanks Franko!

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Nike: Catch The Flash ARG

12. December 2011

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Here is a nice twist on the increasingly popular trend towards mobile ARG gaming for brands. Made famous by the Mini Getaway and continued with campaigns like New Balance’s Urban Dash, this time it’s Nike’s turn, with a twist, in the “Catch The Flash” ARG in Vienna, Austria. This time it wasn’t just a virtual [...]

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