Saint Petersburg of augmented reality

15 December 2016

Saint Petersburg tourist information center has presented a new technological tool – mobile-guide application with an augmented reality function.

“It took us 2 monts to design this application. Augmented reality helps you to combine real object with virtual reality by scanning this object with camera of smartphone”, - said director general of “Saint Petersburg tourist information bureau”.

Visit Petersburg.AR not only allows you to determine your current location marking it on the city map, but it also suggests you the nearest city sights with an audio guide, all at once providing an opportunity to navigate your own route to the object. With the help of this application, you can easily learn about nearby attractions, museums and other tourist sites.

Walk around the city, aim your smartphone camera at any object and receive detailed textual and audio reference. Make history be closer.

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