A novel gesture-based interface for a VR simulation: Re-discovering Vrouw Maria

  title={A novel gesture-based interface for a VR simulation: Re-discovering Vrouw Maria},
  author={Ferhat Sen and Lily D{\'i}az and Tommi Horttana},
  journal={2012 18th International Conference on Virtual Systems and Multimedia},
In this paper, we present the design and the development of a robust, low-cost and easy to implement system for a gesture-based interface that enables visitors to navigate in 3D in a virtual reality environment. By using a state-of-the-art 3D motion sensing device, Microsoft Kinect, and publicly available gesture recognition technologies, the interface allows visitors to navigate in three dimensions without introducing any kind of physical device like gloves or 3D pointers. In the paper, we… CONTINUE READING
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