If you’ve ever watched a YouTube video and wished that you could be part of it, there’s a new augmented reality app that might be able to help.
It’s called Spilly, and it takes popular videos of celebrities, YouTube stars, and other famous clips, then allows users to mash them up with Snapchat-like AR effects and even their own faces.
The app features a seemingly endless feed of video clips sourced from YouTube. For each clip, there’s a carousel of special effects you can add to make the video your own.
You could change what Golden State Warriors Star Kevin Durant is wearing, for example, or shower a Miley Cyrus video with virtual confetti or flowers. Or make it rain, or add a spotlight, or any combination of the above. The clips loop so you can keep adding or subtracting effects until you get something you like. Read more…