ux/ui and ar
Mermaid Tales: a Mobile App using Augmented Reality to Preserve San Marcos, Texas' History
Mermaid Tales is an interdisciplinary, collaborative project creating a location-based mobile app using augmented reality to engage visitors and local residents as they explore the history of San Marcos, TX. This project is a site specific mobile app using augmented reality (AR) that brings a unique history back to life. It should engage with a general audience of visitors and local residents to discuss and preserve the history and culture of San Marcos, Texas.
- Preserve, engage, educate and explore the history of San Marcos
- Invite community participation with personal stories and images
- Utilize AR to create a digital augmented layer over the physical landscape and/or architecture.
- Work with AR on as well as AR off.
Mermaid Tales is an app in collaboration with the Mermaid Society SMTX
User flow Map
Mermaid Tales App
colors and typography
Logo Illustration: Designed by Matthew Rios
Mermaid Photos: Marie Albiges, Community Impact Newspaper