Blog about computer vision, AR and all in between

Alena Arsenova

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Virtual Beauty Makeover Software That Women Hate And Like

Posted by Alena Arsenova on May 13, 2019 6:31:11 AM

In recent years, virtual beauty makeover software has gained significant traction.

Developers seek to power their camera apps with face beautification for users would enjoy viewing themselves in the camera. Beauty brands capitalize on the virtual makeup try ons — shopping with augmented reality is a mere fun, and kids just adore it.

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Topics: face modification software, Virtual Try-on, Face Beautification, Beautification SDK

FaceAR 17.0 Release: Technology Improved + New Features Added

Posted by Alena Arsenova on May 4, 2019 7:51:59 AM

FaceAR 17.0 release brings a couple of significant enhancements to Face Filters SDK and Face Beautification SDK along with some general technology improvements. Here are the updates we’ve made.

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Topics: AR SDK, Release notes, Beautification SDK

Virtual Hair Makeover Software To Nail Your Perfect Color in Seconds

Posted by Alena Arsenova on Apr 23, 2019 9:54:01 AM

Will this hair color suit me? Will it look as good as on the pack? Women had been waiting for a long time to have these questions asked until L'Oreal made it possible with the release of its hair color virtual makeover app “Style my hair” that changes your hair color in a tap in real-time.

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Topics: Virtual Try-on, Face Beautification, Beautification SDK, Virtual Hair Makeover

Case Study: Empowering The Mobile Game With AR Video Chat

Posted by Alena Arsenova on Apr 18, 2019 8:16:14 AM

Boosting user engagement in the mobile game with AR video chat built with Banuba Face Filters SDK.

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Topics: Augmented reality, Face filters, Games

FaceAR 16.0 Release: 3D Virtual Try On For Lips, Hair, Skin, Eyes (Android)

Posted by Alena Arsenova on Apr 11, 2019 9:58:06 AM

Our Face AR Platform 16.0 release focuses mostly on Android bringing new features for Face Beautification SDK and Face Filters SDK along with better technology performance on low-end devices. The technologies that have been previously available in the demo has now improved to the production-ready stage. Here're the updates that you can test!

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Topics: News, AR SDK, Release notes

10 Best Face Filter Apps Like Snapchat To Spark Your Creativity [2019]

Posted by Alena Arsenova on Mar 26, 2019 9:51:39 AM

Snapchat was launched back in 2011, and it now has over 188 million daily users. Can you imagine? It’s half of the US population. Small wonder that other brands and developers seek to roll out their own filter apps like Snapchat — there’s a selfie craze out there.

We’ve tested a bunch of filter apps and shortlisted top 10 selfie editors that allow you to dress up your face with augmented reality camera effects. 

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Topics: Augmented reality, Face filters, Mobile apps

FaceAR SDK 15.0: New Possibilities With Better Performance

Posted by Alena Arsenova on Mar 18, 2019 8:57:41 AM

We evolve our FaceAR Platform for our clients, existing and future, could enagage with their users thought amazing augmented reality applications and camera-first experience.

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Topics: News, AR SDK, Release notes

Best AR / VR Techs For Retail At Mobile World Congress 2019

Posted by Alena Arsenova on Mar 11, 2019 10:22:02 AM

Mobile World Congress 2019 welcomed 2400+ exhibitors and over 100.000 attendees this year. Retailers and advertisers came for the solutions that would enable a disruptive and innovative experience for consumers. Has MWC19 managed to satisfy their needs?

We took a walk over the MWC’19 and visited exhibitors that offer amazing technologies in mobile industry for retailers and advertisers.

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Topics: News, E-commerce, Augmented reality

Mobile World Congress 2019: How We Immersed People Into Augmented Reality

Posted by Alena Arsenova on Mar 4, 2019 8:55:30 AM

A dream or reality? Mobile World Congress 2019 was both. The largest fair of innovation, technology, and breakthroughs leaves unforgettable impressions.

Our team attended the fair for the first time where we showed our FaceAR SDK, the most immpersive face augmented reality platform for brands and developers.

How does it feel? It's huge! Read our 4-day diary to learn insights, useful tips and trick for exhibiting on Mobile World Congress 2019.

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Topics: News

Virtual Try On Glasses Apps As The Next Big Thing In E-Commerce

Posted by Alena Arsenova on Feb 7, 2019 11:15:29 AM

Do you miss the time when we, poor-sight people, used to be called ‘four-eyed’? No? Me neither. Luckily, today glasses are not a medical utility only. Millennials have a frame per every occasion whereas older gens hunt for top brands to show off.

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Topics: Virtual Try-on, Augmented commerce, Mobile apps, Glasses