In India, various entertainment mobile apps offer multiple face modification features and these apps are very popular among the youth who keep experimenting with their photos/videos. LIKE’s Shaping Magic is designed to not only leverage this trend but to also offer a much more advanced feature for youth to experiment with.Based on AI Technology, Shaping Magic feature is an innovation in video application field.
The effect is entirely customizable by the end users because it enables users to adjust the degree to which their body outline/parts are modified and also re-shape individual body elements. In other words, the LIKE users can adjust their body silhouette individually. Hence, it helps in creating the perfect video by their own definition of beauty – which they control.
LIKE’s Shaping Magic feature was introduced a few days back, and today it has become one of the top features on LIKE being used by more than 25 million users in India, and 50 million users globally. The app has also witnessed significant growth in number of downloads post launch of Shaping Magic.
Aaron Wei, Global Vice President, LIKE App said, “LIKE and parent company, Bigo Technology are dedicated to being the first to ensure that everyone can experience free AI and AR technology with utmost ease. With hundreds of unique special effects, LIKE is empowering video creators to effortlessly turn their imagination into reality.”He further added that“To give our usersaunique experience, we introduced Shaping Magic effect and we have received an overwhelming response for same. We look forward to introduce more such features allowing our users to enjoy the benefits of AI technology”
Such video platform and special effects app with cutting-edge technology including AI, AR and independently innovated body recognition enhances users to create videosof their favorite heroic / fiction characters comparable to movies.
Some of the unique special effects in LIKE app includes:
1. Super Power– Augmented reality effectbased on skeleton tracking and classification technology, empowering creators to add supernatural effects that match body movement
2. 4D Magic–AI-poweredbody movement tracking paired with image editing and special effects processing that allows for interchangeable, dynamic backgrounds that can accommodate multiple people in a video
3. Music Magic– Identifies background music while accurately matching special effects to any sound,enabling users toexpress emotions freely by choosing different themes
4. Dynamic Stickers – Applies face-detection and tracking technology to enable dozens of unique and active overlays in users’ videos, such as costumes, masks and more