Snapchat launches new tools for developers, making AR filter creation easier for beginners

[ad_1] Credit: CC0 Public Domain Snapchat is launching a new tool for developers that will enable them to create filters so you can change your hair color and try on curated makeup in augmented reality. Starting on Tuesday, creators will find a wide range of new templates and features on Snapchat’s desktop app Lens Studio. […]

Snapchat launches new tools for developers, making AR filter creation easier for beginners

[ad_1] Credit: CC0 Public Domain Snapchat is launching a new tool for developers that will enable them to create filters so you can change your hair color and try on curated makeup in augmented reality. Starting on Tuesday, creators will find a wide range of new templates and features on Snapchat’s desktop app Lens Studio. […]

Research looks at how Snapchat filters affect self-image

[ad_1] Credit: CC0 Public Domain While observing heavy use of selfie apps such as Snapchat, graduate student Amy Niu found herself wondering about the effects that virtual makeovers have on college-age females. Apps such as Snapchat and others offer users photographic filters that change their look. In China, where Niu is originally from, apps similar […]