Hands-Free Interaction Techniques for Virtual Environments

  title={Hands-Free Interaction Techniques for Virtual Environments},
  author={Peter Dam and Felipe Gomes de Carvalho and Alberto Barbosa Raposo},
Techniques that enable user interaction with a Virtual Environment without need of hand-held devices may provide a great potential to increase the degree of virtual presence and, possibly, reduce the distance between the virtual world and the real world. This leads to studies that may enhance user experience in gaming, as well as other areas. This paper presents the implementation and evaluation of several navigation and selection techniques using Microsoft Kinect, through which we strive to… CONTINUE READING


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