Development of a Hand Pose Rally System Based on Image Processing

  • Suganuma, Akira ;
  • Nishi, Koki
  • Received : 2015.07.15
  • Accepted : 2015.10.31
  • Published : 2015.10.31


The "stamp rally" is an event that participants go the round with predetermined points for the purpose of collecting stamps. They bring the stamp card to these points. They, however, sometimes leave or lose the card. In this case, they may not reach the final destination of the stamp rally. The purpose of this research is the construction of the stamp rally system which distinguishes each participant with his or her hand instead of the stamp card. We have realized our method distinguishing a hand posture by the image processing. We have also evaluated it by 30 examinees. Furthermore, we have designed the data communication between the server and the checkpoint to implement our whole system. We have also designed and implemented the process for the registering participant, the passing checkpoint and the administration.


Stamp rally;Web application;Gesture interface;Posture recognition;Image processing


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