AR and the Future of Print Media: Christoph Niemann’s May 2016 New Yorker cover reflects emerging immersive media trend

AR and the Future of Print Media: Christoph Niemann’s May 2016 New Yorker cover reflects emerging immersive media trend

In a recent piece for Haptical, VR evangelist Christine Hart reflected on the significance of new forays into VR and AR by print magazines in the past years. Along with Elle and Popular Science, The New Yorker offered viewers a first taste of AR with illustrator Christoph Niemann’s May 2016 cover.

From entertainment to education, the potential for collaboration between AR studios and print media companies is diverse, with many possibilities as yet unexplored. Keep an eye out for further crossover projects in 2017 as innovators continue to seek out new ways to bring quality journalism to life.