Visual Communication in Interactive Multimedia

  • René Bühling
  • Michael Wißner
  • Elisabeth André
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6815)


Careful selection of graphical design can push the narrative strength of graphical projects by adjusting the visual statements to the content-wise statements. While many projects of computer science lack of consequent implementation of artistic principles, graphic designers tend to neglect user interaction and evaluation. In a recent project we therefore started a successful approach to combine both sides. In future work we plan to research on further integration of visual narration into interactive storytelling.


Virtual Characters Graphical Design Cinematography 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • René Bühling
    • 1
  • Michael Wißner
    • 1
  • Elisabeth André
    • 1
  1. 1.Human Centered MultimediaAugsburg UniversityGermany

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