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France eMotion - The animated journey

A joint initiative between Atout France and the Institut français, the international exhibition France eMotion is a travelling art exhibition that celebrates new technologies, the work of four young international photographers and cultural sites throughout France.

Embark on an animated journey.

On the occasion of the remarquable exhibition presented at the Vancouver International Airport (External link) highlighting the new Air Canada (External link) direct filght between Vancouver and Paris, you could win a trip for two to France!

*Thank you for your participation. Please note that this contest has now ended.

Featuring 35 original pieces that come alive through augmented reality, the project aims to spark the curiosity of people around the world and inspire them to come (re)discover France’s rich heritage.

How to get started:

  1. Download the free France eMotion app, available for iOS and Android on the App Store and Google Play.
  2. Grant access to your device’s camera.
  3. Point your lens at the photographs and enjoy the animated experience!
Arc de triomphe, Paris. David Schalliol
With you app, aim at the pictures to explore the animations
Musée du quai Branly – Jacques Chirac, Paris. Ishola Akpo Muséeduquaibranly©ISHOLA AKPO / Atout France

France eMotion – The animated journey. Video produced by Julie Stephen Chheng 

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