Augmented reality at Auckland Museum’s marine exhibition: Moana – My Ocean
Go behind the scenes of our marine exhibition Moana — My Ocean and hear how Flightless have developed a tiny holdfast teeming with life though the power of augmented reality.
Venture into an unknown world
Te ara o Hauraki
Free, Open daily 21 Jun – 28 Oct 2013, Special Exhibitions Hall
Travel through five zones from the shores of the east coast through to the unknown waters of the Kermadec trench and up to the Kermadec Islands.
Put yourself in the midst of a mid-ocean boil-up and, through the use of artificial intelligence.
Explore a tiny holdfast – dubbed an ‘underwater apartment’– and see it teeming with life through the power of augmented reality.
Journey into the largest living space on the planet – midwater.
Two years in the making, and developed in partnership with top marine experts, the exhibition uses cutting edge technologies and specimens from the Museum’s collections to tell the stories of what is happening in the world under the water.
Exhibition details: http://www.aucklandmuseum.com/1743/moana—my-ocean
Concept by Flightless: http://www.flightless.co.nz/
Venture into the unknown with Auckland Museum’s Moana – My Ocean exhibition
Open daily from 21 June 2013 until 28 October 2013.