The Storymaker tool gives expert and non-expert users the opportunity to create stories with 3D content. This tool was developed under the Europeana Generic Services project Share3D.
About the tool
The Storymaker tool allows professional and non-professional users to easily search and select 3D content from Europeana, the Sketchfab repository and other sources, and develop engaging storyboards.
It offers a wide range of templates designed for specific target audiences (education, research, tourism and the creative industries) and for different devices. It also allows people to explore these stories in multiple formats suitable for display in different environments. For more information regarding the possible use of the tool by sector, take a look at the project case studies.
Benefits of the tool
Offers a free and easy to use virtual storytelling tool requiring no special expertise to use
Caters for a wide range of functionality and technical needs as it can be used across platforms, devices and formats
Encourages innovative engagement with heritage in education, tourism, research and for creative use through the combination of storytelling and 3D content
Can be used to develop innovative educational resources, virtual tours, and online exhibitions, and/or support a digital story to accompany a catalogue entry for an artefact.