L R I ALLOWING CAMERA TILTS FOR DOCUMENT NAVIGATION IN STANDARD GUIs : A DISCUSSION AND AN EXPERIMENT

@inproceedings{Guiard2006LRI,
  title={L R I ALLOWING CAMERA TILTS FOR DOCUMENT NAVIGATION IN STANDARD GUIs : A DISCUSSION AND AN EXPERIMENT},
  author={Yves Guiard and Olivier Chapuis and Yangzhou Du and Michel Beaudouin-Lafon},
  year={2006}
}
We examine the simple idea of allowing users of graphical user interface to view their documents in perspective whenever they need to navigate them. We argue that the virtual camera metaphor involved in GUIs can be likened to a flight simulator where looking in the direction of motion is impossible because the camera points fixedly to the ground. While… CONTINUE READING