Glasses.com Wins a Webby Award for “Best Use of Device Camera”

Glasses.com Wins a Webby Award for “Best Use of Device Camera”

Glasses.com, the innovative online eyewear shop recently acquired by Luxottica, has been honored by 18th Annual Webby Awards for “Best Use of Device Camera”.  Hailed as the "Internet's highest honor" by The New York Times, The Webby Awards is the leading international award honoring excellence on the Internet.

Glasses.com Wins a Webby Award for “Best Use of Device Camera”
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Glasses.com offers top eyewear brands and a wide range of styles and price points. The site provides unparalleled expertise and insight with tech tools and a human touch to help people find glasses they truly love.

Its winning 3D virtual glasses try-on app combines advanced computer modeling with Hollywood-style special effects to present a 180-degree 3D representation of the user’s face with a front view and two side profiles, all in about one minute. Users can interact with the app, swiping the touch screen to slide their choice of frames up and down the bridge of their nose, and can also use built-in sharing features to get opinions from friends and family over social media before they buy.

Glasses.com will be honored at a star-studded Webby Awards ceremony on Monday, May 19th in New York City.  Curious to see what the buzz is about?  Experience the app for Apple and Android devices here.

 

 

 

Published on May 02 2014