Artistic Augmented Reality Filter Creation

A course by Solimán López , Artist

Artist. París, France.
Joined April 2017

Develop and publish filters for social media and open the door to a new reality

  • Spanish with subtitles in English
  • 93% positive reviews (70)
  • 1924 students

Develop and publish filters for social media and open the door to a new reality

A course by Solimán López

Augmented reality—commonly known as AR—more than simply generating curiosity, has become the new means of artistic expression that has given light to a new generation of artists using it as their canvas. Artist Solimán López has incorporated Instagram filters to his spectrum of mediums to express his art, impacting his followers, while increasing engagement within his online community.

With this course, you’ll discover creative strategies to adapt your ideas to augmented reality. Create 3D resources, from images to animations, as well as audio, which you will bring together on Spark AR and post on your chosen social media platform.

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What will you learn in this online course?

17 lessons & 12 downloads

Spanish with subtitles in English
  • 93% positive reviews (70)
  • 1924 students
  • 17 lessons (2h 58m)
  • 12 additional resources (9 files)
  • Online and at your own pace
  • Available on the app
  • Audio: Spanish
  • Spanish, English, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch
  • Level: Beginner
  • Unlimited access forever

What is this course's project?

Develop your own AR filter, learning the entire production process, from the conceptualization to the approval process from the social media platform of your choice.

Projects by course students

Who is this online course for?

For those interested in digital creativity, artists, creatives, designers, and innovators in general, as well as marketing directors, advertisers, and creative directors.

Requirements and materials

This course does not require previous knowledge, but it is recommended to have some understanding of how 3D works, of the Adobe suite, and of Blender. However, if you don’t have any knowledge of these, Solimán provides you with content that you can work on to customize and get familiar with how it works.

As for materials, you will need a computer with a webcam and Adobe Photoshop, After Effects, and Illustrator, as well as Blender and Spark AR.


1924 Students
70 Reviews
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Solimán López

A course by Solimán López

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Solimán López is a contemporary artist with graduate studies in Art History and a master’s degree in Art and Communication, specializing in conceptual and technological art. His work is technically achieved thanks to the combination of 3D techniques, electronics, software programming, artificial intelligence, virtual and augmented reality, and digital syncing.

His career has evolved through festivals, biennials, art spaces, events, and museums in Spain, USA, China, South Korea, France, Argentina, Brazil, Venezuela, Colombia, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Greece, Uruguay, Germany, England, Italy, Portugal, Switzerland, and more.

Among his most recent projects is the development of DAI, an identification document built using artificial intelligence, which gives way to a new visualization of culture, society, and humanity of the 21st Century.


  • U1

    Introduction to creation with augmented reality

    • Presentation
    • Some of my references
    • What will we do in the course?
  • U2

    Preproduction of a filter

    • What is augmented reality?
    • Artistic approach to augmented reality
    • Mockups for augmented reality 1
    • Mockups for augmented reality 2
    • Introduction to interaction with augmented reality using Spark AR 1
    • Introduction to Augmented Reality Interaction Using Spark AR 2
  • U3

    Production of an augmented reality filter

    • Create assets and resources for my filter with Spark
    • Making our filter unique
    • Preview your filter
    • Interact with your RA filter in Spark AR
    • Give sound to your filter
  • U4

    Publishing an augmented reality filter

    • Post your filter on Facebook and Instagram
    • Post your filter on Facebook and Instagram 2
    • Reach out and expand your audience through an engagement strategy
  • FP

    Final project

    • Put your creativity into AR filters on Instagram

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Domestika's courses are online classes that provide you with the tools and skills you need to complete a specific project. Every step of the project combines video lessons with complementary instructional material, so you can learn by doing. Domestika's courses also allow you to share your own projects with the teacher and with other students, creating a dynamic course community.

All courses are 100% online, so once they're published, courses start and finish whenever you want. You set the pace of the class. You can go back to review what interests you most and skip what you already know, ask questions, answer questions, share your projects, and more.

The courses are divided into different units. Each one includes lessons, informational text, tasks, and practice exercises to help you carry out your project step by step, with additional complementary resources and downloads. You'll also have access to an exclusive forum where you can interact with the teacher and with other students, as well as share your work and your course project, creating a community around the course.

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Artistic Augmented Reality Filter Creation. 3D, and Animation course by Solimán López

Artistic Augmented Reality Filter Creation

A course by Solimán López
Artist. París, France.
Joined April 2017
  • 93% positive reviews (70)
  • 1924 students