Kinect Hack: Making A Virtual FAO Schwartz Floor Piano with the Kinect for Xbox 360 [Video]

We've seen Kinect piano hacks before, but with this video it has been taken to a whole new level. More keys and much faster feedback are some of the improvements in comparison to the previous release.These guys used the OpenKinect library and some Python code to make a virtual keyboard they can place on any […]

We've seen Kinect piano hacks before, but with this video it has been taken to a whole new level. More keys and much faster feedback are some of the improvements in comparison to the previous release.

These guys used the OpenKinect library and some Python code to make a virtual keyboard they can place on any surface. The Kinect is accurate enough to allow them to play on a small space on their desk, but also allows them to scale it up to a whole room and get their Tom Hanks on.

[tags]piano,keyboard,hackers[/tags]

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