On CES showed an amusing messenger for augmented reality, which allows you to create holograms as in " Star Wars. "
How it works
You first include a Holo Messenger camera and records a video message . Yourself a loved one with New Year's greetings, a neighbor's child or someone from colleagues in office. Then this video needs to be transferred to the addressee both in any other messenger. AND Here begins the fun.
When your friend receives a message and opens it with using Holo Messenger, then smartphone switches to augmented reality mode. The camera turns on, and at frame appears R2D2, which busily rides in frame to send a message. When he arrives at you, then begins to show most message in hologram as in " Star Wars. "
In this case, instead of own room, the user selects a special background for the hologram - mountain top, swimming pool with sharks, and so on. This is like working with layers in photoshop, only faster and at augmented reality.
How to download
Holo Messenger is already running on iOS, but until available in AppStore. The developer promises to release it to the people in the near future.
Read in Russian: Приложение Holo Messenger умеет превращать видео и селфи в голограммы из «Звездных Войн»