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It is an innovative idea in the world of technologies which will capture photo, making video, navigate among photos and videos on viewer by understanding user’s voice, touch and gesture.

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PerceptualPhotoViewer app idea falls under category of ALL in One (Entertainment).

PerceptualPhotoViewer is not just photo viewer which contains the user’s huge effort to capture photos, navigate between photos and applying attractive effects on it. 

It is an innovative idea in the world of technologies which will capture photo and navigate among photos on viewer by understanding user’s voice, touch and gesture. 

PercrptualPhotoViewer will also provide you facility to making video by using user'voice, touch and gesture.

I am developing this app which use the power of innovative and leading features of Intel Ultra book and perceptual computing SDK.

Means now you can just order your photo viewer to  capture photo, navigate the images , making video and applying attractive effects on it.

Also this application will much helpful to handicapped users who can control easily this application by passing their voice command.   


I am writing this app to participate in Intel App Innovation Contest 2013. In order to understand this, you should have basic knowledge of C# programming, WPF , intel perceptual computing sdk. 

Idea Overview   

Before we begin I would like to add a video tutorial of this application so that readers of application will get clear picture of what we are planning to do here.  

Here is the you tube link of idea.  

Lets us take a look at what features of Intel Ultrabook and perceptual computing SDK we will be utilizing with this app. 

Touch Aware - Application will be fully touch aware for user. 

Hand gestures - User will be able to navigate among photos and videos. Also user will be able to zoom photos using simple pinch to zoom gestures.  

Voice Commands and Voice Navigation - Application will be fully loaded with voice commands. User will be easily able to control this photo viewer using these commands.  


Approach towards development -

I will be developing a windows 8 desktop app, where I will be used touch capability of ultrabook. On top of that I will be integrating Intel Perceptual Computing Sdk with this app to provide gesture and voice command capability. 

This app will be helpful for every end user who show their interest to capture the photos, making videos and navigate among photos and videos by applying attractive effects on it. They just  This will work on Desktop, Laptop but you can enjoy its feature much with Ultra book. 

Apart from all these user will be provided with great intuitive help, where user will be able to test gestures, voice commands etc available in application. 

Platform Used -

I will be using C# language for coding and designing of application will be done in XAML(WPF). I am also integrating power of innovative and leading features of Intel Ultra book and perceptual computing SDK. 

Points of Interest 

Enjoy working with Intel Ultera book and Perceptual Computing Sdk.


29 July 2013: Added idea overview of application for contest. 


This article, along with any associated source code and files, is licensed under The Code Project Open License (CPOL)


About the Author

Software Developer eMids Technologies Pvt Ltd
India India
2+ year of experience in Information Technology with the extensive exposure of Treasury & Capital, Health Care and ERP domain.
Area of interest - Multithreading, Files, WPF, WCF, Jquery, Mvc, Sql Server, Perceptual programming
Heavily Worked on desktop application ,Web application and WCF Services.
Also worked on small games application for learning purpose.
Latest interest - Windows 8 , Perceptual Programming, Windows Phone, WCF etc

Comments and Discussions

QuestionThanks Pinmemberkat_ru1-Mar-14 13:22 
QuestionHow's app development going? Will you be submitting on time? PinstaffKevin Priddle24-Oct-13 4:16 
AdminThanks for entering the Intel AIC 2013! PinstaffKevin Priddle15-Aug-13 9:21 
GeneralRe: Thanks for entering the Intel AIC 2013! Pinprofessionalsandeepkumar.sgnr26-Aug-13 9:22 
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