WHAT IS AR?

On the continuum between Reality and Virtuality, there exists an area that many people are calling Mixed Reality. As a subset of Mixed Reality, Augmented Reality (AR) rests somewhat closer to Reality. Because this field is so young, the boundaries are still vague, and there are a number of experiences that can be considered Augmented Reality. The definition we are working with is as follows:

An AR experience is an experience of Reality enhanced with Virtual elements.

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ARPE is a project group at the Carnegie Mellon
University Entertainment Technology Center.