Amir is studying Interactive and Game Design at the Savannah College of Art and Design and is expected to graduate in 2019. He is the main programmer on this project. Amir has a computer science background and is generally a 3D artist. He also has a computer graphic background and is now familar with creating and programming augmented reality environments for the Hololens.
Amir was one of two representatives that travelled and presented in Washington D.C.
Lauren is a Junior Interactive and Game Design student focusing on Environment Art and Level Design. She is expected to graduate in June 2018. In this project Lauren created different needed assets including modeling the city, creating the weather elements, and overall refining of the models.
Lauren was one of two representatives that travelled and presented in Washington D.C.
Warren is currently studying Game Design and Concept Art at Savannah College of Art and Design and expected to graduate in June 2017. He specializes mostly in 2D and 3D environment art for games, but also has expertise in concept art, illustration, and graphic design. Warren is also knowledgeable in the various aspects of game design and is able to adapt to various game art centered roles.
Warren created concept art, 3D models, and did optimization.
Kuan is a graduate student pursuing a M.F.A. in Game Design. Kuan created a virtual reality experience of Savannah that also utilizes ESRI data.
Kuan aims to create realistic cinematics in games and story-telling. He also aspires to be a professional character or environment designer. Kuan enjoys focusing on the interaction between characters and their surrounding environments in cinematics.
Tom is a freelance Sound Designer and student at the Savannah College of Art and Design. He is in the midst of completing a Double-Major in Sound Design and Game Development and expect to Graduate November 2017.
Tom worked on the sound design, modelled, created textures, and created data visualization.
Chanel is a senior Interactive Design student at the Savannah College of Art and Design. She is working towards becoming a User Experience Researcher after graduating in June 2017.
She worked on the User Experience Design of this project. Chanel created user flows for the program and carried out user testing and paper prototyping.
Professor Cookson led the project and taught different methods for creating augmented reality programs. He challenged the students to think out of the box and create a program that solved problems with data visualization for ESRI.
He is a professor in the department of Interactive and Game Design at the Savnannah College of Art and Design.