AWS Media Blog

Category: AR & VR

How to: Build virtual environments integrated with Amazon Sumerian

Introduction 2020 showed the importance of having tools and services that allow us to interact in a virtual, efficient, safe, and cost-optimized way; and yet, we often still continue to use traditional platforms. In this post, we show you how to build a serverless, pay-per-use solution that allows users to interact in a virtual environment […]

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Mixed reality agency trigger transports audiences to the world of Jumanji: The next level with Amazon Sumerian

To engage fans and drive excitement around the premiere of Jumanji: The Next Level, Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) tapped Los Angeles-based creative agency, Trigger – The Mixed Reality Agency®, to create a unique augmented reality (AR) experience on the web. Trigger, an Amazon Web Services (AWS) customer, has been leveraging Amazon Sumerian to build web […]

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Building a virtual assistant using AWS – Part 2

In part 1 of this blog series, you learned how to build the required service to support an Amazon Sumerian scene. You used key AWS services such as Amazon Lex and Amazon Cognito. In part 2, you will learn how to create an Amazon Sumerian virtual assistant and integrate Google Maps into your scene, as […]

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Building a Virtual Assistant using AWS – Part 1

In this two-part series, you will learn how to build a 3D scene using Amazon Sumerian. In part 1, you will learn to set up key AWS services like Amazon Lex and Amazon Cognito Pool ID, and how to set up an Amazon Sumerian Host. In part 2, you will focus on creating a custom […]

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[Updated Mar 18] AWS M&E symposium, New York City – March 20, 2019

Click here to download the presentations Please save the date for the AWS M&E Symposium + Media Day Workshop, coming to New York City March 20, 2019. As part of the Executive Track, hear from fellow media business leaders and technologists about how they are revolutionizing how content is created, distributed, and monetized, including case […]

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How-to: Create a virtual trainer with Amazon Sumerian virtual reality and Amazon Machine Learning – Part 2

In part 1 of this blog series, you learned how to build the service environment in support of an Amazon Sumerian scene using key AWS services such as Amazon Lex, Amazon Cognito, Amazon DynamoDB and AWS Lambda. In part 2, You will learn how to create your virtual trainer using Amazon Sumerian and explore important […]

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How-to: Create a virtual trainer with Amazon Sumerian virtual reality and Amazon Machine Learning – Part 1

Part 1: Setting up key AWS services like  Amazon Lex, AWS Lambda, and Amazon DynamoDB Part 2: Creating and exploring Virtual Reality scenes in Amazon Sumerian As technology evolved the transition from the web-based technologies to mobile has been transformative: we moved away from “Point-click-tab-type” to the “touch-swipe-talk” paradigm. Now AR/VR takes a further step […]

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AWS Media & Entertainment at NAB 2018

NAB is the ultimate event for the media, entertainment, and technology industry with over 100,000 attendees from around the world coming to the Las Vegas Convention Center from April 9-12. And once again AWS will be present to showcase our latest releases to help media technologists work faster, smarter, and more efficiently. Machine learning and […]

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