Grabbing Invisible Sounds with Magical Gloves: Open Gestures, But with Sound and Feel Feedback
You might imagine sound in space, or dream up gestures that traverse unexplored sonic territory. But actually building it is another matter. Kinect – following a long line of computer vision applications and spatial sensors – lets movement and gestures produce sound. The challenge of such instruments has long been that learning to play them is tough without tactile feedback. Thereminists learn their instrument through a the extremely-precise sensing of their instrument and sonic feedback.
To read the full review, as well as two really interesting videos, please click here. The videos are REALLY worth a watch. Amazing!
Tags: experimentation, kinect, science