Story of Francis I, Holy Roman Emperor. The man behind Maria Theresa.
Interactive webpage with 3D elements will introduce work, life and timeless ideas of Francis I. Stefan of Loraine, husband of the queen Maria Theresa. He might be in a shadow of Maria Theresa fame, but a true is, that he was very curious and well educated in natural sciences and also successful entrepreneur. His activities were across the Europe and together with his wife, Maria Theresa, had a huge impact on development of society in Central Europe. They made important reforms, based on Enlightenment ideas, especially in law, economy and education. The project will take place at Slovak national museum – Museum of History in Bratislava castle, where are representative premises of Francis I. He died before The premises were finished, so at least he could be presented there now via technology. Interactive webpage will combine elements of augmented reality, 3D visualizations, animation and interactive story. Visitor / user can explore a story of Francis I. Webpage will be available for the castle visitors through their mobile phones (via QR codes) and also for community on the internet. Text and story will be in Slovak and English language.