The past gallery is a walk-through experience, with set-works, environmental video projections, interactive screens and props, artfully recreating Dubai as it was in the olden days. Characters in the experience are brought to life with customized holographic effects.
THE EXPERIENCE IS FURTHER ENHANCED BY THE INTEGRATION OF TRADITIONAL MUSIC, SOUND EFFECTS AND SCENTS DISPERSED BY AROMATIC DIFFUSERS
OLD PHOTOGRAPHS ARE BROUGHT TO LIFE USING 2.5D IMAGE COMPOSITING
Ancient artifacts are revealed by virtual sand been wiped away.
VISITORS TAKE VIRTUAL SELFIES USING KINECT MOTION SENSING CAMERAS
THE 50M LONG SWITCHABLE GLASS FLOOR IS A GLOBAL FIRST
The step-sensitive switchable glass floor becomes transparent as visitors walk over it.
INTERACTIVE VIRTUAL ART
Four large customized LED prisms display artful 3-D animations, reflecting key elements of what makes Dubai’s a world class city. Visitors can interact with the prisms and create their own virtual art by swiping their hands over touch-foil glass curiosity beacons.
AN IMMERSIVE VORTEX TUNNEL WITH OPTICAL LIGHT EFFECTS TRANSPORTS VISITORS INTO THE FUTURE
A large, curved 106 square meter video-projection screen provides visitors with an almost 360-degree panoramic view of Dubai, 50 years into the future. Fourteen high-definition laser-phosphor projectors work together, bringing this 6 minute 3D animation to life.
The ‘Moments’ interactive wall encourages visitors to make their mark and to share and browse Dubai Frame memories. The digital installation allows guests to view and filter photos gathered from social media platforms, which are plotted along a timeline based on their geo-location metadata.
Motion detection technology allows visitors to play the game and to interact.
A suspended kinetic sculpture, resembling the wings of a falcon adorns the ceiling of the foyer. The ‘feathers’ are synchronized to move in graceful flowing patterns.