Pen-Based Video Annotations: A Proposal and a Prototype for Tablet PCs

  • Diogo Cabral
  • Nuno Correia
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5727)


Pen computing or pen-based technology can be considered one of the most natural and intuitive computer input interface for humans. The combination of digital video and pen-based technology can support a new approach for electronic paper by associating handwritten notes and drawings with video segments. This paper presents a proposal for pen-based video annotations and a prototype for Tablet PCs, implementing this concept, particularly dynamic pen-based video annotations combined with real-time video tracking.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Diogo Cabral
    • 1
  • Nuno Correia
    • 1
  1. 1.CITI, Departamento de Informática, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, FCTUniversidade Nova de LisboaCaparicaPortugal

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