LEADLINES.com is the personal page of John Colebrook. A long term specialist in the visual technologies such as 360 video, VR, MR, MZ, AR and all the webGL stuff. My consultancy clients include: Google, BBC, SBS, Facebook, Samsung, Apple, Eiffel Tower, Mercedes, Jaguar, Audi, Red Bull, Burberry as well as many educational and industrial clients. My AR/VR concepts have been awarded multiple times with Cannes Lions, FWAs, Webbys, Aimias, Mashies, Mumbrellas and Emmys. I am based in Australia and UK. This is a place for me to ramble, for commercial projects please check out PIXELCASE. CEO – PIXELCASE World’s fastest growing non-vc backed AR network. Pixelcase has popularised the term “social AR” where social networks are augmenting the application’s default camera for use in the gen1 of AR effects. 2019 will be pivotal in the traction of AR, which will indoctrinate users to the medium on phones whilst head mounted hardware catches up. COFOUNDER – AERO RANGER – CO-FOUNDER + INVESTOR AERO RANGER is a global drone software development company with offices in Perth and Hong Kong. Request Direct’s patented software (www.aeroranger.com) is a SAAS which allows users to automate flight, tag and annotate locations and assets from drones. Aero Ranger’s over the air live tagging technology enables managers to view tags as they are created live through a secure mapping interface from anywhere in the world.

Free AR effect shortener for Facebook, Snapchat, Instagram & the others

Pixelcase have created an AR code generator tool for those who are creating augmented reality effects on Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat and all the others. It even works for Apple and Google apps. Firstly it’s a URL shortener that you can choose so facebook.com/effect/83746420920924820948 will become arcode.io/face On top of that, it has cool integrated analytics,…