Created by Ben McChesney at Helios Interactive, is this handtracking gesture experiment using openFrameworks and the latest release of the iisu 3.5 – gesture recognition middleware, compatible with all 3D cameras. The video shows Ben using a grasping hand to draw 3D ribbons based on the hand position or navigating the camera within 3D space.
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