about 1 month ago

And the winner is...

Thank you everyone for your patience! It's been difficult to choose the winners among so many awesome projects. The judges have deliberated, and we're excited to share the news! Go to the Snap AR Lensathon 2022 gallery to congratulate the winners and check out all of the incredible submissions!

 

Even though the competition is over, you don't have to stop coding. Here are a couple of next steps you can do after the hackathon:

  1. Update your portfolio to inform your followers about new projects and get feedback from fellow hackers. 
  2. Head to the Devpost Discord to network and post your…

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about 2 months ago

Update about the Winner Announcement

Thank you for participating in the Snap AR Lensathon 2022! 

Congratulations to all of the participants for building such impressive projects with Snap Lens Studio. Remember to check out all the projects in the project gallery

We have so many great submissions, so we need a little more time to get things ready for the big winner announcement. 

We are now planning to announce the winners on August 15th, 2022. Thank you for your time and patience!


3 months ago

32 hours left to submit!

Hey everyone!

We're down to the last ~32ish hours to submit! If you're having trouble submitting your lens, check out this demo by Snap: https://twitter.com/SnapAR/status/1546524865766645761?s=20&t=A8jvj6DnkxFk0FTdZ7ENJg

Good luck!


3 months ago

How to Submit your Lens - Demo

Demo: How to Submit your LenS

A few of you have reached out asking how to submit your Lens! Join the Snap team on Zoom for this live demo (don't worry we'll share the recording after!).

Date & Time: Today, Monday July1th at 9am PDT

Register Here: https://snapchat.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_VR34yYdNRGG2kAoSDrgGug

 

What should you create for the Snap AR Lensathon 2022? 

Use the power of Lens Studio to build World AR (back-facing camera) experiences in at least one of the following categories:

  • Interactive Play: Create Lenses for fun, competitive play
  • Wellness & Fitness: Create Lenses that democratize personalized fitness and help people…

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3 months ago

Final call for submissions

There are only 3 days left to complete your submission for the 2022 Snap AR Global Lensathon!

Submissions are due July 13 at 5:00pm PDT. 

Don’t Forget: Your Lens must be public and published to be eligible! It can take up to 48 hours for your Lens to be published. 

 

Read through the Lens Studio Submission Guidelines and be sure to follow the steps to configure and submit your Lens.

Here are some required assets you’ll need for your submission form on Devpost:

  • Lens Name: Be sure to add the name of your Lens to your submission form.

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3 months ago

Submit Early! Your Lens must be public and published.

There is just one week left to enter your submission to the 2022 SnapAR Global Lensathon. Submissions are due July 13 at 5:00pm PDT

If you haven't started your Devpost submission yet, please do so now. There are several components for you to add to your Devpost submission so don’t wait until the last minute — view the submission checklist below.

Remember, your Lens must also be submitted for review. (When you're done with Lens submission, you will be presented with a congratulations message. Then you can head to My Lenses where you can manage the new Lens, as

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3 months ago

Prizes, Prizes, and more Prizes!

As if just building cool AR lenses and taking your Lens Studio knowledge to the next level wasn’t enough incentive for you, here’s a reminder of the prize potential for eligible participants:

 

Overall Prizes:

  • Global Overall First Place: US$50,000
  • Interactive Play: US$15,000
  • Wellness & Fitness: US$15,000
  • Education: US$15,000
  • Fashion: US$15,000

Global Prize Winners will receive Spectacles 3 (one pair per team member, up to three members).

Eligible participants may also win a regional prize in North America, Latin America (LATAM), Middle East & Africa, Europe, and Asia Pacific (APAC), with prize amounts at US$5,000 each. 

 

There’s more…

 

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3 months ago

Physics Workshop

Physics: Jun 29, 2022 - ZOOM LINK

Speaker: Yao Wang

Description: Introduce Physics Engine in Lens Studio to dynamically simulate real-world physical effects

 


3 months ago

Connected Lenses Workshop | Tomorrow

Don't miss this week's workshop:

 

Connected Lenses: Wednesday, June 22, 2022 at 9am PDT on Zoom

Speaker: Jonathan Solichin

Description: Multiplayer Work Out AR Experience Using Lens Cloud

Session Abstract: Augmented Reality can go beyond the user’s own experience: encouraging them to connect with their friends and help them grow together. In this session, we discuss how you can use Lens Cloud and built in body tracking technologies to create a multiplayer AR experience that encourages friends to work out together.

 


4 months ago

Collaboration, Resources, and More to Help You Build

SNAP ML Workshop

Date & Time: Tomorrow, Wednesday June 8th at 9am PDT 

Register Here: https://snapchat.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_zcpS1BewTRCEO8-LfPPY1A  

Speaker: Ergeta Muca

Description: This session will provide you with an introduction to SnapML, a Lens Studio feature which enables you to bring in and leverage your own ML models for AR development. The session will cover an overview of SnapML, a Google Colab walkthrough of how to set up and train your own image classifier and how to set up a basic lens in Lens Studio using the model outputs.

 Teaming up

Whether or not you have started building your Snap…

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4 months ago

Snap 3rd Party API Workshop | 6/8 at 9am PDT

3rd Party API Workshop

You won't want to miss this workshop! Join the Snap team on Zoom for this workshop. It will be an informative session to help you integrate 3rd party APIs for your Lens.  

Date & Time: Tomorrow, Wednesday June 8th at 9am PDT

Register Here: https://tinyurl.com/Snap-Zoom-Workshop

 

What should you create for the Snap AR Lensathon 2022? 

Use the power of Lens Studio to build World AR (back-facing camera) experiences in at least one of the following categories:

  • Interactive Play: Create Lenses for fun, competitive play
  • Wellness & Fitness: Create Lenses that democratize personalized fitness and help…

Read more