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Our mission at Adobe has always been to push the limits of creativity and storytelling, and continuously innovate to support exciting new technologies. We're building Project Aero to give creative professionals the tools they need to design and publish immersive experiences that will transform the world.  
  • Augmented reality. Now more of a reality.
  • Augmented reality.
    Now more of a reality.

     

    AR is a powerful medium that will add a whole new dimension to the way creatives tell their stories and how audiences experience them. Imagine redecorating your living room to get the right look before making a single purchase. Or viewing a work of art and having the artist appear before you to explain her process. Think about a science classroom where students interact with a molecule or orbit the moon right from their desks.

     

    Digital experiences like these aren’t taking place in some far off, imaginary future. They're happening right now, thanks to emerging technologies that are creating deeper connections between our physical and digital worlds. 

     

    Just as storytelling shifted from paper to digital, experiences will no longer be confined to phones, laptops, and TV screens. AR will close the gap between our devices and our senses, driving the next wave of transformation and creating new challenges and opportunities.

  • The future of immersive design, now.

    With over a billion AR-enabled devices in the hands of users today and even more wearable and headset devices on the horizon, immersive media is poised to disrupt the way we learn, work, and play.  

     

    To realize the potential of this new medium, Adobe is partnering with technology leaders to standardize interaction models and file formats, and to provide the creative community with tools for creating in this rapidly advancing space. 

     

    We're also working with open standards efforts such as usdz and glTF and leading platform vendors, together with Pixar, Apple, Facebook, and Microsoft and the creative community, to deliver a comprehensive AR offering.

  • The future of immersive design, now.
  • An easier way to build AR experiences.
  • An easier way to build AR experiences.

    With Project Aero, designers will be able to create AR content using popular tools they already know such as Adobe Photoshop CC and Dimension CC. They'll be able to lay out and manipulate designs in physical spaces, making AR creation more fluid and intuitive. And they'll be able to deliver these immersive experiences to audiences on mobile devices faster and easier.  

     

    Despite being a new medium, AR relies on the same principles of good design and compelling content as print, web, and mobile. We want to enable creatives who have mastered these skills and assets to take AR to the next level.

  • Project Aero at WWDC.

    We recently shared a preview of Project Aero at Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC). In partnership with Apple and Pixar, we also announced that we’re adding usdz support to Adobe Creative Cloud apps and services.

     

    Combined with the power of Creative Cloud, ARKit, and the usdz file format, Project Aero will push the boundaries of what’s possible.

  • Project Aero at WWDC.
  • The Festival of the Impossible.
  • The Festival of the Impossible.

    See Project Aero in action and join artists pushing the boundaries of reality at the Festival of the Impossible, a three-day event in San Francisco celebrating augmented reality and other works in new media.

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Help us shape the future of Project Aero.