Control Lens Studio via script

  • Hey Lachlan, 

    Check out This Post I made including all my current Lens Studio Tutorials. A lot of them include info on how to script your own custom experiences using Javascript. I would start with the beginner javascript tutorial as it goes over the very basics of scripting in Lens Studio. Let me know if you have any questions!

    Ben

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  • Wow! you're amazing. I'll go through all these. 

    Just to be clear, I think what I ultimately want to know before I get too far down the line is, would it be possible to build in components programmatically? 

    I basically want to be able to maybe create 20 different hats, 20 different noses, and 20 different glasses, and then automatically import one of each into a single lens. (So i end up with a whole bunch of totally different lenses by creating individual components and combining them programmatically.

    Does this kinda make sense? Is this possible do you think?

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  • I don't think there is currently a way to automate the process of building and submitting a Lens...but there are many ways to speed up the process. If you have 20 different sets of assets with the same concept in mind, all you would need to do is create a single project with one hat, nose and glasses, add your icon, name, and preview, then save and submit.

    Once you have your template project, you can just re-open that and switch out the assets, rename, change icon and preview, etc. This may not be done programmatically, but it will save you lots of time!

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  • Thanks!

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