If you enjoy taking photos and are interested in documenting public art and other artistic elements where you live and vacay, you will love MapGems - a photo treasure hunt game. Discover and share photos of visual treasures such as murals, architecture, and urban art.
Whether you are exploring your City or traveling the world, there are thousands of photo gems waiting to be found.
Get up, get out and explore.
Create photo gems. Fill your treasure chest with photos gems created with MapGems.
Find visual treasures. Discover photos of new things - things that you might normally overlook.
Earn coins. Earn coins after locating and making a positive ID of a photo gem created by another user. Also earn coins for each photo gem you create.
Getting started with MapGems is easy. The app tour will highlight and give details of each feature. For any additional information you can view the Help FAQs at http://mapgems.co/faqs.
CREATE PHOTO GEMS
Great photo gems are of artistic elements that others will enjoy finding. Examples include: sculptures, murals, architecture, outdoor art, museums, and urban art.
Safety first. Photo gems should be in locations which are easily and safely accessible (both feet on the ground) and appropriate for users of all ages. Photos should not be of temporary art installations (unless noted in description), people, animals, food, pets, etc.
SEARCH, LOCATE & ID
Explore photos gems near your current location or search for photo gems based on location (city), a specific place (park), or type of object (sculpture). Earn coins after locating and making a positive ID of a photo gem.
Can you see what I see?™ With MapGems, you can!
Exchange your coins for rewards.