Our last featured hack had something to do with virtual colors. Why not take that to the next level by using the Kinect to make virtual paintings?

Today’s featured hack is called Air Paint and was showcased at a Kansas City art event last August called First Friday’s:

“Moonshot created an app that turns First Friday’s in KC from an art viewing experience into an art creating experience. Using a Kinect, the software tracks the position and direction of the artist’s hands. Visitors can create a shareable video of the creation of their Air Painting.”

You can check out some of the original Kinect artworks people have created by clicking on the link below.

Would you like to have a similar activity at your next event? Do you think Kinect-powered visual artwork will pick up? Share your thoughts in the comments!


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