Important updates, insights and perspectives from the Meta Spark team.
We’re excited to kick off a new competition today called Spark Worlds, which offers more than $540,000 USD in total cash prizes. For this latest competition, we’re inviting all eligible* creators to make AR effects that transform the world around them using the plane tracker capability. We picked this particular capability because there’s such a variety of AR experiences and 3D objects you can anchor to flat surfaces in a scene, ranging from floors and walls, to furniture, books, posters, and more. Keep reading to get all the details on how to start competing.
The Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival is one of the largest music events in the world, and well known for blending technology and entertainment to provide its fans with innovative, sensory-pushing experiences. Following a two-year hiatus due to the pandemic, Coachella wanted to welcome fans back to this year’s festival via a virtual gateway called the “Coachellaverse,” and do this on a global scale using augmented reality.
We’re excited to kick off a new competition today called Spark Playtime. For this competition, we’re inviting all eligible* creators to make group effects which are fun, interactive AR experiences that people can share on Messenger or Instagram video calls.