What's New

Every month you can look forward to new changes in Aryel

Here you'll find an overview of the latest features, improvements and recently squashed bugs.

September 26, 2022

Tilt head starting event, refreshed look for ready-to-use and new content

Autumn is here with its warm colors and fresh air, making us store away our beachwear. But we keep on smiling and working too... let's see what we have made for you!

Tilt head starting event for face campaigns: The list of available starting events has grown, including tilt head left and right. Use it to start an animation, move between scenes and much more.

Refreshed look for the ready-to-use cards: The cards changed their outfit to include, together with the model preview, also the name of the asset and two buttons to add it to the scene or to your library.

New content for templates and editable ready-to-use: Our stock of templates and 3D models ready-to-use with customizable textures keeps growing, focusing on various industries and use cases.

Bug fixes and general improvements.

September 26, 2022

Tilt head starting event, refreshed look for ready-to-use and new content

Autumn is here with its warm colors and fresh air, making us store away our beachwear. But we keep on smiling and working too... let's see what we have made for you!

Tilt head starting event for face campaigns: The list of available starting events has grown, including tilt head left and right. Use it to start an animation, move between scenes and much more.

Refreshed look for the ready-to-use cards: The cards changed their outfit to include, together with the model preview, also the name of the asset and two buttons to add it to the scene or to your library.

New content for templates and editable ready-to-use: Our stock of templates and 3D models ready-to-use with customizable textures keeps growing, focusing on various industries and use cases.

Bug fixes and general improvements.

August 26, 2022

Customizable texture, brand new templates & informative icons

While you were busy getting some resting or adventurous time during your holidays, we've kept things moving around here! Check out our updates:

Customizable texture for 3D ready-to-use: We have fleshed out the list of our ready-to-use 3D models and built an ad hoc feature to customize their texture with logos, colors and more.

Animation and texture icons within the ready-to-use cards: In the lower left corner of the preview cards, there are now informative icons showing which models have customizable textures and animations available.

New UI and new content for templates: 50+ new templates have been added to the template page, which has a brand new look too. Use the filters in the left panel to search for the templates that suit your needs best and identify the types of assets included at a glance by looking at the icons within the cards.

Bug fixes and general improvements.

July 22, 2022

Live chat support, collapsable panels and gestures settings

Summer vacation is approaching and it's getting really warm in here! Sit back and relax we've got some hot off the press news for you:

Live chat support: Using the chat at the bottom right corner of the screen, users can easily get in touch with our support team and quickly access our 100+ help center articles.

Collapsable panels: Within the editor view, we've enabled the possibility to collapse and expand all the sections contained in the properties, interactions and trigger panels.

Gestures settings for Aryel 3D Embed: When getting the 3D embedding shortcode, users can manage the gestures settings by enabling/disabling one or more of the following: move, rotate and scale. In addition, autorotate with a defined rotation speed can be enabled.

Bug fixes and general improvements.

June 22, 2022

Alpha channel videos, frame in scene and list of available 3D animations

We've got juicy updates for you this month! Look for the new features in Aryel and start making the best use of them:

Alpha channel videos: Uploading videos with a flat color background, users have now the possibility to remove the background from their videos and build eye-catching campaigns.

Frame asset in scene: The frame feature, previously available at a campaign level, has become a new media type. This allows users to create a different frame for each scene and make their campaigns even more customized.

Dropdown with list of available animations for 3D Models: Inserting an interaction to the assets in scene to toggle, play or stop the animation of a 3D Model has been made easier by presenting users with a dropdown list including all the animations available in the selected model.

Bug fixes and general improvements.

May 23, 2022

New user interface for publication and personal avatar creation

We've been doing a lot of backstage activities during this month. But we're pretty sure you're going to like what we've come up with:

New User Interface for preview and publication: A new fresh look for the modal panels taking users through the campaign publication. With the option to change color to the QR code and download a .png version of it for offline usage.

ReadyPlayer.me integration: A banner in dashboard gives users access to a ReadyPlayer.me experience, where they can create, customize and download their own 3D avatar, ready to be used in the platform. No technical skills are needed. Simply uploading a picture or taking a selfie will be enough!

Bug fixes and general improvements.

April 26, 2022

Ask for custom 3D content, share AR screenshots and more

This month, we’re making it easier for anyone to request us custom content, navigate through all your campaigns and share the experience. Open your platform and look for:

Ask for content: New feature to request us custom 3D models you can use in your campaigns to make them stand out.

Scene preview in campaign cards: Enrichment allowing you to recognize your campaigns at a glance. (Please save & update your existing campaigns to get their preview.)

Pagination in campaign list: To have a smoother loading of campaign cards on the platform.

New screenshot experience in app: With a quick preview and the possibility to download it and share it with your friends and followers!

Bug fixes and general improvements.

March 28, 2022

A totally brand new face-tracking experience, more accurate and stable

Our main focus in the past weeks has been the face-tracking enhancement. And we've done it by introducing:

Head occluder: To allow 3D models to comfortably fit.

Greater stability with the tracking: Making it consistent and accurate.

Virtual try-on optimization: To get the experience more and more realistic.

New interaction events: Such as open or close your right and left eye.

General improvements: To get the experience running smoothly on older generation devices too.

February 28, 2022

100+ ready-to-use and fully customizable templates

As a result of months of hard work behind the scenes, we're excited to welcome you to a new era. In fact, we officially shipped for you:

Templates organized by categories: To make it even easier to create an engaging WebAR campaign and get ideas for the next one.

100+ Ready-to-use: Choose your favourites among the 100+ available 3D models and let your journey begin.

Frames: You can now add fun frames to your campaigns. An amazing feature for face-tracking experiences!

Bug fixes and general improvements.

January 31, 2022

3D embedding, trigger preview in the experience and new dashboard

We're starting the new year with a bang! We've put together some thrilling and amazing updates for you:

New dashboard: An improved UI with additional widgets to have everything you need at your fingertips.

Aryel 3D Embed: The new system to quickly integrate surface-tracking campaigns on your website with template previews, campaign links, and customizations.

Trigger overlay for marker and image campaigns: A preview of the trigger is displayed on your screen when launching the experience to make it super clear what to scan to enjoy your tour.

Bug fixes and general improvements.