Finally, AR that feels real...

Photorealistic, UX-centric augmented reality that activates place or brand

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We're an XR digital agency
Augmented / Mixed Reality consultancy
AR / MR / VR ideation + software development
Industry-defining photorealism
User Experience (UX) design core
Place-based activation
Advanced brand engagement
Enterprise grade ROI
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Sneak Peek

See how Handbuilt immortalised one of the world's
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Core XR offerings

AR + MR that activates place + brand

We specialise in bespoke, photorealistic Augmented Reality and Mixed Reality (collectively referred to as XR) digital creations with deep roots in user-experience (UX) design to highly engage the end-user to encourage real-world exploration and brand advocation.

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XR specialities

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geo-persistant Ar

Using GPS data, the end-user must visit the exact location you want in order to experience the AR. Perfect for changing visitor behaviour.

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animated ar + special FX

Bring your AR to life with advanced, ultra-realistic animated movement such as complex human and other organic-style motions.

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INTERACTIVE ar

Allow end-users to interact with various 3D objects in stunning AR to transmit your desired brand message or product information.

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large scale ar

Yep, we can make AR experiences the size of buildings. Literally. Perfect for users to experience commercial developments in their concept phase.

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ar video walls

You need big TVs minus the expense, vandalism, maintenance, cables, power? No problem. You choose the size, location and we 'hang' them in AR.

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animals + characters 

This is the grand-daddy of all XR! From a wide range of animals through to advanced, animated real-time humans, we've got you covered.

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alternate realities

Hybridised AR + VR. With this AR we can allow users to walk through a 'portal' door in real life, and subsequently explore an alternate reality built in 3D.

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terrain + mapping ar

Providing stunning accuracy, we can map almost any area of the planet topographically to provide your users with a unique way-finding experience.

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dynamic XR content

Information is streamed into an XR experience at run-time - effectively allowing content to change based on user input or interactions.

"...it's been the star of the show, and it's clear our visitors agree - with over 40,000 people in just 7 weeks trying the AR experience Handbuilt conceived and developed..."

Selected Clients

Telstra Ernst & YoungNSW governmentProperty Council of AustraliaAustralian Institute of Architects

Handbuilt's Core Team

David Shering - FOUNDER + CD
Tim - HEAD OF 3D
Jason - SENIOR DESIGNER
Gerry - CREATIVE ENGINEER
Sith - TECHNICAL ARTIST
Indy - CHIEF RELAXATION OFFICER

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Handbuilt HQ

Nestled in amongst one of Australia's oldest towns lies Handbuilt HQ