Cardboard Blinders to Enhance Augmented Reality: Just Enjoy the Video Demo-I Did

YouTube video courtesy of recombu

First, don’t laugh at this cardboard creation. Except for the fact that I had hoped he had built some kind of 3D stereo google system using dual phones, this project is clever, inexpensive, and accessible to people with minimal constructions skills…

View-Master 2009: Make your own virtual reality goggles

It is essentially a set of people-blinders to remove extraneous visual information and lets a person focus solely on the VR/augmented reality video stream provided by Google Street View on an HTC Magic (Android phone). So, get past the cheap cardboard construction project and enjoy. I did. I always enjoy seeing fast low-cost prototyping at work 🙂