Websi web champions in Slovenia is the largest competition for digital projects.
Most of the projects so far have applied for this year’s jubilee 10th Websi competition. As the director of the Websi digital champions project, Mr. Matija Škof, wrote in the introduction, in addition to the coronavirus epidemic in Slovenia, there was also a digital epidemic.
“Digital has finally written itself among the people. Even among that part of the people who has been or until now wanted to remain immune to digital,” he wrote in a digital communication dossier.
Tourism is also one of the industries that successfully uses digital to promote and prepare new tourist offers in the field of preservation, presentation and digitization of cultural heritage on a European scale. Slovenia is among the leaders in Europe in this field.
Destination Kranjska Gora is one of the many tourist destinations in Slovenia, which, as part of MGRT’s tender for the digitization of cultural heritage, successfully carried out the digitization of cultural content and with them upgraded the already rich tourist offer.
In cooperation with the company Escapebox, we developed the AR mobile app. Russian Chapel project. In the category of the use of digital technologies, the project competed for the title of the best in 2020. The award ceremony for the best took place on Thursday evening in the festival hall in Ljubljana. An expert jury led by Ana Praprotnik, Marketing Director at Sava Turizem, awarded 31 prizes out of 170 submitted projects.
The app was recognized as the second best digital project in the “use of digital technologies” category!
The application Enriched History of the Russian Chapel with the help of modern technology allows visitors a unique experience of a certain time. It is an interactive mobile guide that presents the Russian Chapel to the visitor in a modern, attractive and suitable for the new, corona times. For the first time, the application allows the user to enter the interior of the chapel with the help of 3D capture of this beautiful building of special historical significance.
The reviewers wrote about the AR application Russian Chapel:
Marko Maučec, Escapebox company on the project of digitization of the Russian Chapel:
“Cooperation with the Kranjska gora team is an example of excellent synergy of ideas and people who were involved in the project. We are proud of the product we created and at this point I would also like to thank our entire Escapebox team who really invested everything in the project. An in-depth story with augmented reality (AR) technology has been created, which is why we believe that visitors will get to know the story of the Russian Chapel in this new, even richer dimension with the help of this technology. in the Russian Chapel, autumn time is just ideal for a fun family trip.
You can read more about the AR application Russian Chapel here.