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Kinect for Windows SDK Programming Guide by Abhijit Jana

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KinectCam – a Kinect camera application

The first thing that developers with Kinect programming often do is read the color stream data from the sensor. This also verifies that the camera is working properly and that you can successfully create and run a simple application.

In this section you are going to learn how to consume the color data stream from the sensor and use other Kinect SDK APIs to play around with the color data. And you will learn everything by building a complete application called KinectCam. Refer to the following screenshot, which shows how the end application will look:

KinectCam – a Kinect camera application

And this is how the application will work:

  1. On starting the ...

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