Audiovisual Industries and Tourism: Forms of Convergence [chapter]

Gunnar Liestøl, Christian S. Ritter, Indrek Ibrus
2019 Emergence of Cross-innovation Systems  
This chapter discusses the various ways in which audiovisual (AV) media industries have cooperated with the tourism industry and explores the emergent areas for cross-innovation. It demonstrates the gradual mediatisation of tourism, but also how the added value from location tourism has started to affect, for instance, the operation of the film industry. It then discusses the emergence of tourism gamification that came about with the arrival of smartphones equipped with an ever-increasing
more » ... y of sensors relevant to location and mobility awareness. The chapter finishes by discussing the affordances and forms of augmented reality being used in the service of the cultural heritage sector and the broader tourism sector.
doi:10.1108/978-1-78769-977-920191018 fatcat:jdkp7cu5fjc3hgcrshxuh5vcgy