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What is Adobe Aero

  1. Adobe Aero User Guide
  2. Introduction
    1. What is Adobe Aero
    2. Adobe Aero mobile (iOS) system requirements
    3. What is Augmented Reality
    4. Common AR terminologies
    5. Adobe Aero | Common questions
    6. Get started with the user interface
    7. In-app learning resources in Adobe Aero
    8. Using mobile gestures in Adobe Aero
    9. Key 3D modeling concepts
    10. What's new in Adobe Aero
  3. Aero desktop
    1. What's new in Adobe Aero
    2. Adobe Aero desktop | Common questions
    3. Workspace Basics
    4. Keyboard shortcuts
    5. Import assets into Aero
    6. Adobe Aero desktop system requirements
    7. Supported file formats
    8. Work with cloud documents
  4. Aero Player (Beta) on Android
    1. Discover Augmented Reality content in Aero Player (Beta)
    2. Adobe Aero (Beta) on Android | Common questions
    3. Adobe Aero (Beta) on Android System requirements
  5. Make your digital assets ready for AR
    1. Asset sources for Aero
    2. Prepare Photoshop assets for Aero
    3. Prepare Illustrator assets for Aero
    4. Prepare Dimension assets for Aero
    5. Optimizing Assets for AR
  6. Import AR-ready assets
    1. Import assets into Aero
    2. Import Mixamo assets into Aero
    3. Supported file formats
    4. Import FBX files into Aero
  7. Design AR experiences
    1. Add audio to digital assets in Adobe Aero
    2. Scan a space and set a surface anchor
    3. Place digital assets and edit the scene
    4. Add interactivity to digital assets
    5. Set an Image Anchor
    6. Add animated assets in Adobe Aero
    7. Create animations using Directable characters
  8. Export and share
    1. Share your AR creations
    2. Collaborate with others on Adobe Aero documents
    3. View AR creations
  9. Cloud documents and storage
    1. Work with cloud documents
    2. Upgrade storage for Adobe Aero
  10. Examples, ideas, and inspirations
    1. Design an AR experience using starter assets

Adobe Aero helps you design immersive experiences by overlaying digital content over a live view of your mobile device's camera.

Read on to know more about Adobe Aero, a powerful new augmented reality (AR) authoring tool that makes it easier for designers to create immersive content.

Aero makes your first step easy.

Take the interactive step-by-step tour to make your first AR scene. The tour will show you where all your tools are and how they work. We are sure you will soon be bringing your AR vision to life with augmented reality. 

 

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We've got assets to get you started.

Aero comes with several 2D, 3D, and Audio starter assets like abstract shapes, layered illustrations, plants, interior design, typography, animated assets, sound effects and so on.

Need more asset sources?

We have put together a list of recommended sources for digital assets.

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You can even use your own assets.

You can import your own assets — created by you, sourced from clients, or even purchased from a stock service.

Aero optimizes the imported assets for an augmented reality environment. 

You can seamlessly import assets created in other Creative cloud apps and Mixamo.

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Any cloud service you prefer, we've got you covered.

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Aero lets you easily use 2D and 3D assets stored in cloud platforms like Creative Cloud, OneDrive, and Dropbox. You can also Airdrop your assets from other devices.

You can build AR experiences without coding.

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Intuitive block-building approach in Aero makes it easy to add interactivity. You do not have to rely on a developer to create interactive moments. It's as simple as placing the assets and adding interactivity. You are all set.

Xcode helps you extend your AR designs into branded apps.

extending aero

Aero allows you to export an AR experience as a .usdz file. By embedding these files into an Xcode project, enterprises can deliver a viewing experience in their custom-branded apps.

Share your creation with anyone you like.

When your AR content is ready for a wider audience, you can share it right from Aero. Take a video or photo that is perfect for social media sharing or share a link to a stakeholder for review — you can do it, right from the app.

Image representing the possibility of sharing to Behance

And finally...

AR content is best experienced in various physical spaces. If you have tried creating something at your desk, try your garden next. Push the limits of creativity and storytelling. Keep your project moving toward the finish line. 

Have a question or an idea?

If you have a question to ask or an idea to share, come and participate in Adobe Aero Community. We would love to hear from you. 

Don’t forget to showcase your work on Behance and seek inspiration from others' work as well.

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