New school Helsinki virtual reality experience was launched October 2016 in Design House Exhibition in Taipei, the design capital 2016. Later on it was featured in Singapore 2017 marketing the city of Helsinki and presenting the new curriculum for elementary and upper comprehensive schools in Finland. It presents school architecture and new methods of education in a modern Finnish elementary school. The experience introduced our prodigious Magic Lens – mixed virtuality tool that integrates 360° video in 3D environment and turns static virtual reality into vivid augmented virtual reality experience.


  • Magic Lens tool blends real life footage and 3D environment creating a vivid augmented virtual reality experience
  • BIM models were utilized to create exact replication of the school environment.
  • Mustikkamaa environment in the end scene was created with a combination of photogrammetry captured material and 360° image.
  • October 2016

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    City of Helsinki