The India Summer Lensathon (ISL) is a Lens creation challenge presented by Snap AR India and powered by Hack2skill.
This summer, unleash your creative potential using Lens studio to showcase the power of augmented reality. Let your imagination run free as you will be given hands-on training through workshops & bootcamps to create unique experiences through Lens creation.
Stand a chance to win cash prizes worth ₹ 10.5 Lakhs and a digital certificate on valid & public AR Lens submission.
|Engagement Evaluation PERIOD||Cash Prizes|
|17th March - 14th May||₹1 Lakh|
|17th March - 21st May||₹1 Lakh|
|17th March - 28th May||₹1 Lakh|
|17th March - 4th June||₹1 Lakh|
Lens Engagement will be calculated on the basis of a combination of plays, saves and shares on your submitted AR Lens
Celebrate & Spread the diverse trends prevalent in your culture, right here..right now! Build Lenses that are locally relevant to you and your culture ( food , music,dance, events, make-up, fashion, holidays,pop culture, humour etc. )
Focus on the trending topics for your community… Create a Lens that Snapchat users will love to save in their library and showcase by sharing on the platform with their friends and family!
Complete the registration process for Snapchat’s India Summer Lensathon to get started.Registrations Closed
Lens Studio is a powerful application designed for artists and developers to build augmented reality experiences for hundreds of millions of Snapchatters. With a huge set of built-in features including custom shaders and advanced tracking technology, the possibilities are endless.Download Lens Studio
Attend workshops & bootcamps and learn how to build Lenses on Lens Studio, the schedule of the bootcamps and workshops can be found here
Create as many AR Lenses as you want and submit them. Remember, quality is more important than quantity. The evaluation criteria of the AR Lenses will be based on the quality of the idea, its potential impact and its implementation.
The theme of the Lensathon is “Celebrating Culture” Create quality AR Lenses, and Unleash your creative potential!
The deadline to submit AR Lenses is 7th May, 2023
For a project to be deemed as a quality submission to be reviewed, the following criteria and guidelines must be met:
How creative, original or innovative is the idea?
Does the solution have a real-world impact & does it provide some sort of value to users?
How well was the idea implemented technologically?
Information regarding the criteria for the AR Lens Engagement Contest will be released soon.
Registrations and AR Lens submissions open
Closure of Registrations and AR Lens submissions