The MagicBook - Moving Seamlessly between Reality and Virtuality

  title={The MagicBook - Moving Seamlessly between Reality and Virtuality},
  author={M. Billinghurst and H. Kato and I. Poupyrev},
  journal={IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications},
  • M. Billinghurst, H. Kato, I. Poupyrev
  • Published 2001
  • Computer Science, Engineering
  • IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications
  • The MagicBook project is an early attempt to explore how we can use a physical object to smoothly transport users between reality and virtuality. Young children often fantasize about flying into the pages of a fairy tale and becoming part of the story. The MagicBook project makes this fantasy a reality using a normal book as the main interface object. People can turn the pages of the book, look at the pictures, and read the text without any additional technology. However, if a person looks at… CONTINUE READING
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