Snapchat 'World Lenses' warp your reality
Snapchat 'World Lenses' warp your reality
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Snapchat 'World Lenses' warp your reality

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Does election coverage have you stressed out? Then escape into SnapChat world lenses. SnapChat has a brand new augmented reality effect that animates the world around you instead of just your face. The update for First arrives to the iOS app. And it overlays different animations in your environment. You'll see different things depending on where you point the camera. You may find some floating hearts or delightful falling snow. Wait, What's that dude up there? Or maybe you wanna find some tranquility with nice fluffy happy clouds. My. Some of the elements are also interactive, like a flashlight you have to tap to turn on and off. But that's not all in this update. You can press and hold on a snap to forward it to other users. And the app also comes with support for spectacles. The companies sunglasses with a built in video camera for shooting hands free snaps from your point of view. The option to pair your spectacles is now in the settings menu, but there's no word yet on when, or how you can actually buy the glasses.

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