Think about it before you continue scrolling: what are the advantages of such an application?
A SECOND LIFE
On the following pages, you will accompany four people in their daily lives. Learn how augmented and virtual reality enrich their lives.
Think about itbefore you continue scrolling: How could the technologies change the doctor's profession? Which advantages would you have as a patient?
As an artist, Frida is always on the lookout for new inspirations - no matter whether she paints or draws. On the Internet, she encounters virtual worlds. She cannot stop thinking about the possibilities virtual reality could have for her art.
Think about it before you continue scrolling: Can art enter virtual worlds? What could this kind of art look like?
The American artist Chris Milk sees VR as “the last medium for storytelling”. As an art form, no other medium has the ability to close the gap between the viewer and the artist like virtual reality.
Think about it before you continue scrolling: Which possibilities do augmented and virtual reality offer in psychotherapy?
What new possibilities does Alexander have thanks to virtual and augmented reality?
In virtual and augmented worlds, the dimensions of space - i.e. size and depth - are realistically represented. If the desired effect is not achieved during planning, the architects can immediately try out alternatives.
It is often difficult for customers to imagine a finished project. Virtual and augmented reality, on the other hand, present building plans very vividly. This makes it possible, at a very early stage, to adapt the plans to the wishes and ideas of the customers.
A FIELD TRIP TO MARS
A QUESTION OF ACCEPTANCE?
Read on to find out why these technologies can also cause doubts and fear.
A Question of Acceptance?SCENARIO 1: VIRTUAL REALITY
Many people are afraid that virtual reality will lead to people preferring to spend their time there and not in the real world. For outsiders, it is simply not clear what people see, experience or do behind their glasses. Those who are in virtual reality live alone and no longer need company.
Will we no longer need the company of real people due to virtual reality? Will this turn everyone into a single player in real life?
A Question of Acceptance?SCENARIO 2: AUGMENTED REALITY
Many people are afraid of a situation like this and ask themselves: which information does the person with the smart glasses have that I do not? What are the smart glasses recording? In the future, will smart glasses be able to recognize when I am lying or telling the truth?
What impact would this have on you in a situation like this? What kind of feelings does this trigger in you?
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