Sparsh

June 6, 2012 § Leave a comment

Imported from my earlier blog, Jan 2009

A Touch sensitive desktop

“Sparsh” means “touch” in Hindi

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MT mini | DIY | Cheaptest Multitouch setup

April 25, 2012 § Leave a comment

Imported from my earlier blog. YEAR: Oct 2008

We (me, Anirudh Sharma, Rahul Motiyar and Sudhanshu Gautam) started working on FTIR based Multitouch table from sept 2008. Before it we prepared our first prototype that was MT mini with the help of NUI Group. we used it for our testing purpose.

See jeff hen’s video below:

 

Materials Required (Hardware)-
-Cardboard Box
-Transparent/clear material like Piece of Glass/acrylic
-Paper sheet
-Normal Webcam or Video Camera.
-Computer
-Optional Picture Frame

Software – http://code.google.com/p/touchlib/

MT Mini is best for testing and you can make it in 7 to 8 hundred rupees. Prototyping is very easy.

GCompris Camera Activity

April 25, 2012 § 2 Comments

GCompris:

GCompris is a high quality educational software suite comprising of numerous activities for children aged 2 to 10.

Give a Child the Gift of Photography And You Give a Child a Key that CanOpen New Doors to Creative Expression, New Perspectives, Confidence, ArtisticAchievement, & Fun

As an activity I contributed GCompris to teach kids, the camera activity. In the first level of activity I introduced the introduction of camera parts.

Screenshot below:

Code can be found here: https://github.com/insidevivek

Being kids lover, passionate about photography and open source enthusiast, its great to contribute the GCompris organization.

NEXT: I will be working on the Camera Simulator Activity.

Linux User Group Bikaner

February 12, 2010 § 1 Comment

Linux User Group Bikaner

LINUX USER GROUP BIKANER SETUP

First Prize at IIT Kanpur’s Techkriti

May 26, 2009 § Leave a comment

IIT Kanpur and its annual science & technical festival ..” Techkriti’09”. where we showcased our Multitouch display project SPARSH.

It was 4 days fun with real feel of Interaction, Hardware demonstration and Engineering. During these days we showcased our Hardware, working process, Thanks to  Sparsh Teammates Anirudh Sharma, Sudhanshu Gautam, Rahul Motiyar and NUI Group, we could showcase some applications done by Seth Sandler and Lawrence Muller at Techkriti.

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