KinectTools v2 with BodyViewer, ColorViewer and ColorAndBodyViewer
- Posted: Dec 02, 2014 at 6:00AM
Today and tomorrow we're highlighting two projects from Kinect MVP Carl Franklin (Yes, that Carl Franklin is a Kinect MVP). Today, his Kinect Tools v2 open source project. We highlighted its v1 here, KinectTools for your Kinect for Windows 1.x Skeleton Drawing
Tools for simplifying Kinect for Windows v2.0 programming in WPF
KinectTools offers three classes for simplifying the Kinect for Windows v2 SDK.
Exposes a WPF ImageSource property you can bind to an Image control for displaying a 3D Body stick figure. You have control over all of the brushes and pens used to draw the stick figure.
BodyViewer exposes an event that occurs when a frame is available, and passes you a Body object. You can inspect the X, Y, an Z values of each Joint.
Exposes a WPF ImageSource property you can bind to an Image control for displaying full color video.
Exposes two ImageSource properties that you can display in XAML Image controls. Has all of the features of both ColorViewer and BodyViewer except the Body and Color images line up and can be shown in a grid like so:
Project Information URL: http://carlfranklin.net/blog/2014/11/25/introducing-kinecttools-v20-for-kinect-for-windows-v20.html
Project Source URL: https://github.com/carlfranklin/KinectToolsV2