Photography and Computer Animation for Scientific Visualization: Lessons Learned

  • Francisco V. Cipolla Ficarra
  • Lucy Richardson
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6616)


In the current work are discussed a series of communicability techniques to increase scientific visualization in the case of orthodontics, in an off-line interactive system. This interactive system can be defined as a kind of guideline that has survived the passing of time. Additionally, the design categories are described that have allowed to draw up a high quality system with scarce financial resources, since the software and the hardware currently used can be regarded as of domestic use. It is also made apparent how a simple information structure, joined to the dynamic and static means, can facilitate the diffusion of science among the inexperienced users. Finally, a brief state of the art is made of scientific visualization.


Scientific Visualization Computer Animation Photography Design Communicability Multimedia 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Francisco V. Cipolla Ficarra
    • 1
    • 2
  • Lucy Richardson
    • 3
  1. 1.HCI Lab. – F&F Multimedia Communic@tions Corp.ALAIPO: Asociación Latina de Interacción Persona-OrdenadorBergamoItaly
  2. 2.HCI Lab. – F&F Multimedia Communic@tions Corp.AINCI: Asociación Internacional de la Comunicación InteractivaBergamoItaly
  3. 3.Electronic ArtsVancouverCanada

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