Tag Archive | "Digital Installations"

Old Spice Launches ‘Twitch’ Real-Life Game

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

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Incase you don’t know, Twitch is like YouTube, but it is all live-streamed, featuring only multiplayer games for people to watch, with an audience over 50 million strong. Last year, there was the internet phenomenon “Twitch Plays Pokémon” where over 6.5 million people played the game or watched the live-stream. And now, Old Spice thought [...]

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Google Presents “The Android Chorus”

Sunday, February 15, 2015

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So what happens when you take 300 odd Android phones, connect them all up and try to make them play a song together? Well, Google calls it “The Android Chorus” and its a little bit of tech-wizardry fun. There’s not much else to do but hit play, turn up the sound, and enjoy. This was [...]

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Kingfisher: The Oculus Rift Beer Coaster

Sunday, January 11, 2015

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India’s biggest beer, Kingfisher, created the “Beer Coaster” on Oculus Rift where they took fans on the ride of their lives to score a free beer for those whose pulses raced the fastest, with the beer emerging automatically from the Good Times Dispenser during the installation. As brands and agencies around the world experiment with [...]

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Pepsi Max: 3D Projection Time Tunnel Portal

Saturday, December 6, 2014

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In the cold and gloomy tunnels of London Bridge, Pepsi Max gave unsuspecting commuters an augmented reality, stereo projection experience to reveal a giant portal to prehistoric dinosaurs and futuristic cyborgs as part of the latest installment from the Pepsi Max’s Unbelievable campaign. A thin gauze stretched across the entire tunnel for projections to activate [...]

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Chrysler Launches Oculus Rift VR Experience

Thursday, November 27, 2014

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Chrysler has created a first-of-its-kind interactive, photo­real virtual reality (VR) experience. It’s called ‘Beneath the Surface’ and is a four-minute experiment that pushes the boundaries of what’s doable in virtual reality. Using the latest Oculus Rift DK2 headset, users are immersed in a beautiful rendering of the Chrysler 200 and taken on an audiovisual tour [...]

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Volkswagen: ‘PoloTag’ Social Test Drives

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

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Volkswagen love a good social campaign and for 6 days, across three major cities, South Africans could play ‘PoloTag’. A real-world social game challenging people to spot the new Polo around a specified route, tag it on twitter, and then test drive it, right there and then. With the person who drove it for the [...]

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The BrainWriter Project: Wearable Tech For ALS

Monday, September 22, 2014

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The Brainwriter is an opensource project created specifically for ‘TemptOne’ a famous street artist, who developed ASL, with the aim to help him continue to create art, even without the use of his body… And while being created originally for him, it was specifically designed as opensource to bring this technology to the masses, and [...]

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TopShop: Instagram Powered Social Catwalk

Monday, September 15, 2014

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TopShop is famous for its social catwalks, and this year, they’ve upped their game and created a new ‘Instagram/Facebook’ powered Social Catwalk, allowing people from around the world to be part of the event live, from London. The Social Catwalk debuted the latest looks exclusively on Facebook, while 5 VIP Instagramers gave unique views to [...]

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Shell Creates ‘Player’ Powered Football Field

Friday, September 12, 2014

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In the Favela’s of Rio, Shell’s #MakeTheFuture program has just unveiled a soccer pitch that is powered by the players foot steps, powering the lights at night so the local community can play their most loved game, 24 hours a day without the reliance on paid electricity. Created with the famous Pavegen impact/power tiles that [...]

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Drink Up: Meet Our Talking Water Fountain

Sunday, September 7, 2014

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So everyone has had a drink from one of those water foundains in a public space before right? But how about one that talks to you? Drink Up, has built a special kind of water fountain to help spread the good word of water. Because while the Drink Up Fountain may look like a regular [...]

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Into The Storm: Augmented Reality AdShel Ad

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

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A while back you’ll remember an amazing ‘Pepsi Max Augmented Reality Bus Shelter Ad’ that we featured where a video feed showcased the footpath through the ad and some amazing augmented reality visuals then came to life. This ‘Into The Storm’ Augmented Reality Ad is made by the same guys, and streams a live feed [...]

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Saatchi & Saatchi NDS: Feel The Reel Experience

Sunday, August 17, 2014

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If you weren’t in Cannes this year or just didn’t get a chance to make it to the Saatchi & Saatchi New Directors Showcase, then you missed out on a pretty cool experience, and that’s not just because there was some great film shown, but because the audience became the experiment in 2014. Each person [...]

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Adidas f50: The Messi Projection Mapping Stunt

Sunday, August 10, 2014

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With Messi back in Barcelona post the World Cup, Adidas have teamed up with him for the new Adizero f50 Boots, and this pretty cool projection mapping installation that ran the streets of Barcelona to get people excited… On cars, footpaths and buildings… We havn’t seen a projection mapping piece for a while, and this [...]

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ASICS: The Remote Volleyball Cannon Challenge

Monday, July 28, 2014

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ASICS have become famous over the last few years for creating interactive installations to engage fans and athletes in new and interesting ways to promote the brand. The latest installation is called ‘The Kerri Cannon’ which is a remote-operated spiking machine built to replicate the power and accuracy of top professional female players like Kerri [...]

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Dove: When You’re Smiling Installation

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

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This is a simple little piece for Dove, activated at an awards night, where people would view themselves in a magic mirror which captured their smile and printed a photo only once the smile was big enough. Users were prompted ‘When did you last smile to yourself in the mirror?’ to trigger the engagement before [...]

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Molson Canadian: National Anthem Beer Fridge

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

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Today is Canada day. And the world over, Canadians are celebrating their great country. Meanwhile, Molson Canadian, is celebrating too, but only for Canadian’s who know their national anthem. With special Molson Canadian beer fridges placed around the country, you’re only chance of unlocking a free cold beer, is to sing the national anthem O [...]

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MegaFaces: Kinetic Facade Makes 3D ‘Selfies’

Monday, June 23, 2014

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This piece of work won the 2014 Cannes Lions Innovation Grand Prix last week, with a huge Kinetic installation that allowed people to create huge 3D selfies. The installation can transform in three dimensions to recreate the faces of visitors to Khan’s pavilion, a 2,000 m2 cube that was situated in the Olympic Park in [...]

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Vivid Light Festival: Cars That Feel Installation

Sunday, June 8, 2014

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Here’s a pretty cool piece at the Vivid Sydney, Festival of Light, Music and Ideas, where over a million Australians flock to Sydney Harbour to check out the interactive art on show. Last year, VML Sydney created this cool piece called ‘We See Saw’ for the same festival, an investment in creative technology that agencies [...]

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Nokia Lumia: 180 Degree Camera Arc Experience

Sunday, May 25, 2014

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Nokia are famous for small films shot on their Lumia phones, and here’s the latest one called ‘Living Moments – Multi Lumia Arc of Wonder’ where they’ve taken a contraption featuring 50 Nokia Lumia phones, formed in an Arc, synced to take more than 30,000 images across Manhattan, including areas such as Union Square, Allen [...]

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Pepsi: Interactive Football Vending Machine

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

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It’s world cup time, so get ready for some pretty cool interactive vending machines over the next month or two… This one, from Pepsi, is called the #FotbolNow skills challenge, and features a vending machine challenge that puts your best skills to the test in order to score a free Pepsi. The hype video is [...]

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