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Face Filters for Instagram and Snapchat Are the New Frontier of Surrealist Art

Augmented reality masks for the masses

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AAugmented reality is here. AR “face filters” — a mask-like augmented reality that adds virtual objects to an individual’s face—have become wildly popular on Instagram, Snapchat, and even video calling on FaceTime. But little attention so far has been given to face…

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Jessica Herrington

Jessica Herrington

AR | VR | XR. Cultural + Creative computing. Visual neuroscience. PhD candidate at the Australian National University. www.jessherrington.com

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