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Communicating Panoramic 360 Degree Immersed Experiences: A Simple Technique for Sketching in 3D

  • Frode Eika SandnesEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9738)

Abstract

Immersive three-dimensional environments can give test users a valuable first-person experience of design ideas. Trained designers can quickly create mock-ups using three-dimensional modelling software, but this task is very hard and time-consuming for individuals without three-dimensional modelling experience. This paper presents a simple sketching strategy that allows simple two-dimensional panoramic sketches to be rendered in pseudo-three-dimensions using panoramic viewers. This allows designers without three-dimensional modelling experience to represent their design ideas that can be explored from single points in space. The paper explores the properties of the projections, and illustrates how to represent spatial shapes.

Keywords

Sketching 3D Panorama 

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© Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied SciencesOsloNorway
  2. 2.Westerdals Oslo School of Art, Communication and TechnologyOsloNorway

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