Selfridges launches Fantasy MirrorWednesday, 29 February 2012
A motion sensor camera attached to the screen takes an infra-red scan of anyone standing in front of it and then creates a highly accurate 3D silhouette of that person which mimics in real-time the movements of the shopper.
Consumers can then ‘try-on’ pieces of the Essence Collection to see how it will fit on their body, with the product realistically projected onto the 3D silhouette, without having to take a single piece of clothing off.
Jonathan Chippindale, CEO of Holition, commented: “The Fantasy Mirror demonstrates how 3D virtual reality solutions can be used to develop the consumer experience. We have integrated elegant design with innovative technology to give female shoppers something they have never seen before.
“The mirror is not an alternative to trying-on clothes, but an additional shopping experience. Consumer expectations are constantly changing as technology evolves and Holition is proud to support this evolution by providing complementary