Masaki Fujihata’s augmented reality app in action. Toon Lai-ning, 66, (back, left) and Jannie Wong Yuk-chun, 69, (back, right) lived in Wan Chai for decades and they shared their stories with Fujihata (back, centre) for him to create the AR figures. Photo: Dickson Lee

AR app adds people of old Hong Kong to your photos of the modern city

  • Using augmented reality, Japanese new-media artist Masaki Fujihata superimposes scenes from the 1950s onto your photos of Wan Chai
  • App users must hunt for real-world logos to collect all 48 scenes
Topic |   Old Hong Kong

TOP PICKS

Masaki Fujihata’s augmented reality app in action. Toon Lai-ning, 66, (back, left) and Jannie Wong Yuk-chun, 69, (back, right) lived in Wan Chai for decades and they shared their stories with Fujihata (back, centre) for him to create the AR figures. Photo: Dickson Lee
READ FULL ARTICLE