Gesture Motion In-Dash Car Music Player

  • THREE PARTNERS
     
    Lexus provided the car.
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    Denso manufactured the in-dash infotainment dispay.
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    Leap Motion provided the technology the bring gestual motion into the connected driving experience.
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    Chaotic Moon researched, designed, and developed the in-dash music player that combined Leap Motion technology with natural gestures for a safer, more enjoyable music experience. 
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    VIDEO
    Watch the video we put together to demonstrate the vision of the product.
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    SCREENS:
    WAVE TO ACTIVATE DEMO
    Right or left hand motion will activate system to begin demo
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    SCROLL THROUGH SONGS
    Directional hand swipes to right or left will scroll through the song carousel. Grab or air tap to select.
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    SONG PLAYING
    When song is selected from carousel, the play mode will pan up from the bottom of the screen. Background should stay persistent in place. Demo Hints using Gestural icons are used through out the demo to reinforce what the controls are. They will highlight when used. Access back to main song list uses a Pull Down gesture.
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    ADJUST VOLUME
    Hold hand as if gripping a physical dial, then turn to right to change volume up or down
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    PAUSE SONG
    Holding your hand in halt position will pause the song. Tap to start, emulate tapping in the air will play song.
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    FLIP TO NEXT SONG
    Directional hand swipes to right or leftwill scroll to the next or previous song. The animation will fold cover art over on a center pivot to reveal the cover art of the next or previous song.lt position will pause the song. Tap to start, emulate tapping in the air will play song.
     
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    SHUFFLE PLAY LIST ORDER
    Back and forth motion will shuffle song list into a new randow order.
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    PLAY SONG AGAIN
    Moving your index finger in a circular motion with start song over from the beginning.
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    PLAY SECRET SONG (Easter Egg)
    Just for fun, forming you hand into the quintessential ‘Ready to Rock’ position will activate Ozzy Osborne’s classic rock song, “Crazy Train.”
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    GESTURE LIBRARY
    The in-car user interface is about to be revolutionized. Gestural interactions have been top of mind for many
    designers, and Leap Motion is steering their efforts towards bringing technology closer in line with human instinct and rational intent. Here is the full set we created for this project.