Android users : https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.lucianahaill.apparitions
Check from a list of compatible Android phones https://developers.google.com/ar/device
Apple users : https://apps.apple.com/gb/app/apparitions-ar/id1621122148?uo=2
If you enjoy Apparitions and visiting Hastings & St Leonards, do try the new addition of ‘Pioneer’ which you can read more about here.
It is also triggered by you actually being where it once stood, in Brighton, this could be anywhere along Kemptown seafront to Rottingdean, using geo-tagging. I have many more sites planned too, drop me a line if you have a suggestion for somewhere you think will work eg : The Priory meadow Cricket ground, possibly the Castle, the old bathing pool.
* iOS device needs to be up to date – running a minimum of system 10 or above for any ‘AR’ to work, some older iPads may not be updatable. Android smartphones should be running system 7 or above to be capable of AR.
Each experience requires headphones to access the soundscape attached to it, time travelling from the launch of the bygone site to its demise. Augmented Reality (AR) is a live direct or indirect view of a physical, real-world environment whose elements are “augmented” by computer-generated sensory input such as sound, video, graphics or GPS data and displayed whilst looking at the screen via the camera in most smart phones – android and iPhone.