Surround Vision – A Hand-Held Screen for Accessing Peripheral Content around a Main Screen

  • Santiago Alfaro
  • V. Michael BoveJr.
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7069)


This paper describes a system that situates the viewer at the center of a surrounding video space. The system proposes that the main program on an ordinary television screen be augmented with content that is accessible through an orientation-aware hand-held viewing device.


Television User Experience Virtual Augmented Narrative Immersive TV 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Santiago Alfaro
    • 1
  • V. Michael BoveJr.
    • 1
  1. 1.MIT Media LabCambridgeUSA

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