Videos

2014

Augmented Reality Display of Measured Device Data

People tracking and counting solution based on depth camera data

VTT's customer tracking solution will provide exact information on people location and routes in the store. We can provide interpretations of tracking data such as heat map presentations of customer routes and dwelling time analysis. YouTube

2013

3D Tracking of Mobile Device Using Several Pointclouds

3D Tracking of Mobile Device Using Several Pointclouds

The video demonstrates accurate 3D location and orientation detection on tablet device. The application guides the consumer to finding different products in a retail scenario.Tracking is based on an image database and a 3D point clouds. Local pointcloud is dynamically loaded for each hotspot. The pointclouds and image databases are made off-line using images taken by the user and by a robot. The autonomous robot collects also additional information for aligning all the data for global coordinates. YouTube

2013

Mobile Augmented Reality for Building Maintenance

Mobile Augmented Reality for Building Maintenance

Mobile Augmented Reality system combining Building Information Model (BIM) and Facility Management System (FMS) with real-time feature based tracking and sensor fusion, implemented in DigiSpaces project by VTT. YouTube

2013

Augmented Reality Display of Measured Device Data

Augmented Reality Display of Measured Device Data

Demonstration of an Augmented Reality interface for monitoring energy consumption and other process data related to physical devices. Part 1: Marker-based AR using iPhone. Part 2: Markerless tracking on Windows PC. Implementation using ALVAR SDK. YouTube

2012

ALVAR 2

ALVAR 2

A technical video showcasing the features available in ALVAR 2, a library for virtual and augmented reality. First, a simple augmented reality application is shown where a 3D version of the ALVAR logo is rendered on top of a marker. Next, all of the samples found in the SDK are presented to show what ALVAR is capable of. Finally, the more advanced demos of the SDK are presented to show how ALVAR can be integrated with a rendering engine. Please visit our website for more information on ALVAR and instructions to download the SDK. ALVAR is released under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public License, version 2.1, or any later version. YouTube

2012

Visualization of Hotel Plans

Visualization of Hotel Plans

Mobile Augmented Reality visualization of a new inner city district "Jätkäsaari" plans in Helsinki, including the town's tallest building KämpTower (33 floors). The plans were presented live on site to Helsinki city planning officials on March 6, 2012. YouTube

2012

Augmented Reality Advertising Campaign

Augmented Reality Advertising Campaign

Mobile AR (iPhone) advertisement of the new Sparkly Brut drink by Sinebrychoff, pubished in November 2011 issue of the Elle Magazine. Keep the 3D bottle standing for 15 seconds and as reward get a mobile discount coupon for Sparkly. Share the coupon with friends and utilize it in the nearest bar/restaurant. Campaign ended on January 22, 2012. YouTube

2012

Visualization of Architectural Plans

Visualization of Architectural Plans

Mobile Augmented Reality visualization of architectural plans. Building of a new hotel complex is being planned at Raseborg town in Finland. Municipal decision makers go on a walking tour at the site and view the 3D plans using N900 mobile phones. YouTube

2011

Mirror World Interactions

Mirror World Interactions

Video teleconference between real world and virtual world. Video screens are used to display avatars among real people. Implementation was done in project Mirror Worlds Interaction (MWI). YouTube

2011

Augmented Product Package

Augmented Product Package

Look inside the box! Augmented reality applied in a retail setting to augment product packages. In the first version, a perspective menu is displayed and the user can view product information as well as look inside the box. In the second version, the augmented reality view is shown by default and a menu bar allows for navigation of the product information. Implemented on Nokia N900 and Apple iPhone 4. Work in co-operation with Tieto. YouTube

2011

Mobile World Congress 2011

Mobile World Congress 2011

Augmented reality demonstration created for the 2011 Mobile World Congress. The device detects image markers and renders an animated character. Implemented on Apple iPhone 4. YouTube

2011

Shanghai World Expo 2010

Shanghai World Expo 2010

Augmented reality demonstration created for the 2010 Shanghai World Expo. The device first displays an animated welcome screen. When the user picks up the device, motion is detected and the augmented reality view is launched showing a character on the marker. The user can interact with the character or listen to the character speak depending on the marker. Next, a video appears and seamlessly transitions to fullscreen playback. Implemented on Nokia N900. Work in co-operation with Nokia and FinPro. YouTube

2010

ALVAR for Virtools

ALVAR for Virtools

AlvarForVirtools is a BuildingBlocks plug-in for 3DVia Virtools 5.0 implementing the main functionalities of ALVAR 1.3.0 Basic. With it you can use the drag-and-drop programming interface of Virtools for making marker based applications. See the PDF for more details. For licensing options and other questions please contact alvar.info@vtt.fi. AVI, WMV 1, WMV 2, WMV 3

2010

Mixed Reality Live Concert

Mixed Reality Live Concert

Live concert side by side both in real world and in second life. In addition to the avatar performers a live video of the concert and the audience is streamed to the second life. The second life audience is also shown on the real world on two 5x4 meter screens. YouTube

2010

Multitouch Screens

Multitouch Screens

Construction and evaluation of Multitouch screens using multiple cameras located on the side of the display. The display edges opposite the cameras are illuminated and fingers are detected since they block the light in the camera images. We analyzed the potential accuracy and robustness of the system using several simulations and presented two different real-life implementations. (See ITS2010) YouTube

2010

Dibidogs Augmented Reality Book

Dibidogs Augmented Reality Book

Augmented reality children's book Dibidogs, now available in all bookstores in Finland. The book is a side product of the animated 3D TV series www.dibidogs.com. Technical features include camera based interactions, as well as photorealistic rendering tuned up for AR. YouTube

2010

VividAR for Interior Design

VividAR for Interior Design

VividAR is an augmented reality solution for interior design, by our customer company VividWorks www.vividworks.fi. Using VividAR, consumers are able to select and configure furniture by several manufacturers, and immediately see the furniture placed in photos of their own living rooms and apartments. MOV

2010

Mobile Augmented Visualization

Mobile Augmented Visualization

Mobile augmented visualization of Skanska's new office building in Helsinki. The work was done as part of AR4BC project (Augmented Reality for Building and Construction). WMV

2010

Photorealistic Rendering for Augmented Reality

Photorealistic Rendering for Augmented Reality

Photorealistic rendering for Augmented reality. Uses soft shadows, indirect lighting and image quality matching. Various materials like glass, chrome or plastic are possible. Lighting is automatically determined from a ping pong ball. WMV

2010

Augmentation of New Equipment

Augmentation of New Equipment

Augmentation of new equipment in Forchem Tall Oil Refinery using markerless tracking. AVI

2009

Augmented Collaboration in Mixed Environments

Augmented Collaboration in Mixed Environments

Mixed Reality Conference. Second Life viewer modified to support augmented reality. WMV, YouTube

2009

Multitouch Display in CAVE

Multitouch Display in CAVE

Multitouch display used for interaction in CAVE. Making any flat surface into a multitouch surface using several coplanar cameras. WMV

2009

Markerless Tracking

Markerless Tracking

Camera based interactions and markerless tracking demo. WMV

2009

Floor Plan Augmentation

Floor Plan Augmentation

3D Model augmentation using floor plan. WMV

2009

Simulation of Maintenance Robot

Simulation of Maintenance Robot

Augmented Reality simulation of maintenance robot movements inside the Divertor Region Mock-up of the ITER fusion reactor. WMV

2009

Augmented Reality 4 Building Construction

Augmented Reality 4 Building Construction

Introduction to augmented reality (AR) and information about AR4BC project. WMV

2008

Multimarker Tracking

Multimarker Tracking

EKF-based camera tracking and multimarker. WMV

2008

Augmented Assembly

Augmented Assembly

Demonstration of Augmented Assembly with pilot case by tractor company Valtra plc. WMV

2008

Augmented Assembly with Mobile Phones

Augmented Assembly with Mobile Phones

Augmented Assembly with mobile phones. WMV

2008

Muscle Showcase

Muscle Showcase

Muscle NoE showcase. Multimodal interface for augmented assembly. WMV

2008

May Day Masks

May Day Masks

May Day ("Vappu") masks augmented on mobile phones. Check out vappunaamari.com for downloading the application. WMV

2007

Augmented Reality on Camera Phones

Augmented Reality on Camera Phones

Lightweight augmented reality on camera phones using 2D images to simulate 3D. WMV

2007

Interactive Outdoor Mobile Augmentation

Interactive Outdoor Mobile Augmentation

Interactive outdoor mobile augmentation using markerless tracking and GPS. 3D-Objects added on Google Earth can be visualized on-site with a location aware mobile device — ie. "Google Earth on Earth". WMV 1, WMV 2

2007

Visualizing Metso Minerals LT100

Visualizing Metso Minerals LT100

Visualizing Metso Minerals LT110 mobile jaw plant 3D Model on site. WMV

2007

PhoneMouse

PhoneMouse

Our PhoneMouse software enables using mobile phone as a wireless mouse for your PC. The system is based on motion detection of the camera phone's live video stream, applicable in many other contexts (e.g. our Pingis game) as well. Demo

2006

Augmented Reality Interiors

Augmented Reality Interiors

Augmented reality in virtual furnishing. Place virtual furniture on normal digital images taken from your room. Supports soft shadows and light adjustment controls for increased reality. WMV, MOV, RM

2006

Realtime Texture Generation

Realtime Texture Generation

Very realistic realtime texture generation algorithm for hiding marker in augmented reality applications. WMV

2005

Architectural Scale Model

Architectural Scale Model

Mixed Reality collaboration with an architectural scale model, augmented on the conference table. The user interface is based on a virtual pop-up menu. Vision-based markerless tracking enables free inspection and virtual reality walk-through of the model. WMV, RM

2004

CamBall

CamBall

CamBall is an augmented virtual tennis game played over Internet/LAN using real rackets. SymBall is its counterpart camera phones, where the table tennis game is played using the mobile phones as rackets! WMV, RM

2003

Augmented Reality on PDA

Augmented Reality on PDA

Implementation of an Augmented Reality system running on a PDA device. The video shows an application of the system with visualisation of our current head offices "Digitalo" in 2003. Video

2003

Mobile Web Services Pilot

Mobile Web Services Pilot

Mobile Web Services Pilot was developed in the WAMPPI project. Video

2002

XVQ Method

XVQ Method

The XVQ method is used for wireless viewing of 3D CAD models on a PDA device. Video