Eyes-free yoga: an exergame using depth cameras for blind & low vision exercise

@inproceedings{Rector2013EyesfreeYA,
  title={Eyes-free yoga: an exergame using depth cameras for blind & low vision exercise},
  author={Kyle Rector and Cynthia L. Bennett and Julie A. Kientz},
  booktitle={ASSETS},
  year={2013}
}
People who are blind or low vision may have a harder time participating in exercise classes due to inaccessibility, travel difficulties, or lack of experience. Exergames can encourage exercise at home and help lower the barrier to trying new activities, but there are often accessibility issues since they rely on visual feedback to help align body positions. To address this, we developed Eyes-Free Yoga, an exergame using the Microsoft Kinect that acts as a yoga instructor, teaches six yoga poses… CONTINUE READING
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