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Help visualize furniture through AR

  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
  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, share, and work with Xcode
    1. Share your AR creations
    2. Collaborate with others on Adobe Aero documents
    3. Work with Xcode and Reality Composer
    4. 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
    2. Help visualize furniture through AR
    3. Create an AR-powered interactive product experience with Adobe Aero

Learn how to create an AR experience for your customers to visualize your furniture in the comfort of their homes using your brand's app.

furniture store use case

In this article, you'll learn how a fictitious furniture company named Enigmaa, uses Adobe Aero to create an immersive experience for their customers.

Create 3D content of the brand furniture such as tables, beds, sofas, and more using Adobe Dimension. To learn more on how to prepare assets using Dimension, see Prepare Dimension assets for Aero

Ensure that you save your assets to the cloud.


photoshop asset

Create an image anchor using Adobe Photoshop or Illustrator. To learn more on how to optimize your digital asset for Aero, see prepare Photoshop assets for Aero or prepare Illustrator assets for Aero.

Ensure that you save your assets to the cloud.

Open Aero and tap on Create new. Choose a well-lit space. and pan the device slowly for Aero to scan the surface and set a surface anchor. 

To learn more, see Scan a space and set a surface anchor.



surface anchor

image anchor

Change the anchor type to image anchor by using the image anchor asset you have saved to the cloud.

To learn more, see Set an image anchor.

Import digital assets of your furniture into Aero. To learn more, see Import assets into Aero.

Design the AR experience by placing the digital assets, editing the scene and adding interactivity. To learn more, see Place digital assets and edit scene and Add interactivity to digital assets.

import assets

Export your AR creation from Adobe Aero to Xcode and Reality Composer so that you can integrate your AR creation into the brand's app. To learn more, see Work with Xcode and Reality Composer.

export to xcode

Provide your customers with a printed copy of the image anchor and prompt them to install your brand's app. Provide them information about the triggers that have been set.

Your customers will follow the triggers and visualize your furniture in their own homes and make better decisions of choosing the right furniture for their spaces.

To learn more on how to view AR experiences, see View AR creations.

final aero experience

What's next?

We've got you covered on how to build an AR experience that will help your customers visualize your furniture in the comfort of their homes. To know more about Aero, see What is Adobe Aero.

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

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

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