VIDEO: New Technology Creates Touchable 3D Characters

Japanese Researchers Create the Next Generation of 3D Character Interaction

A research group at Keio University in Japan have developed a glasses-free 3D display that allows users to interact with computer generated characters through virtual touch. The RePro3D system utilizes a tactile finger interface and an infrared camera that recognizes user movements. The user can influence the character's movements and receive tactile feedback.

 


Let us know what you think about this system and its possible applications.

 

Source: DIGINFO TV

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