X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

Hacking Kinect: 3D Model Capture

by Paul Strauss
Advertisement

Let the Kinect hacking begin! Less than a month after the motion-detection camera hit shelves, hackers are starting to figure out all sorts of cool stuff you can do with Microsoft’s Xbox 360 wonder-gadget.

hack_kinect_3d_image_capture

Take, for instance, Oliver Kreylos’ programming hack, which combines the color and depth images captured by the Kinect to produce a live 3D representation of the environment. Check out the video below to see what I mean…

Plus, he figured out a way to use the 3D reconstruction to measure objects digitally, as shown in the next video clip:

Cool, no? At this point, Oliver is just working on the initial version of the code, and hasn’t yet released source code for it, but you can track his progress over at his website.

[via Engadget]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



The Prodigy: Acoustic Medley

The Prodigy: Acoustic Medley

Rough Crafts Revolator Helmet

Rough Crafts Revolator Helmet

2018 ASUS ZenBook 13 UX331UN

2018 ASUS ZenBook 13 UX331UN

Advertisement
Rolls-Royce Cullinan Tailgates in Haute Style

Rolls-Royce Cullinan Tailgates in Haute Style

How Fast Can Hennessey’s The Exorcist Camaro ZL1 Go?

How Fast Can Hennessey’s The Exorcist Camaro ZL1 Go?

The Ferrari 488 Pista Has 710 Prancing Italian Ponies

The Ferrari 488 Pista Has 710 Prancing Italian Ponies