Wearable forest-feeling of belonging to nature

Hiroki Kobayashi, Ryoko Ueoka, Michitaka Hirose

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Abstract

Wearable Forest is a clothing design that bio-acoustically interacts with distant wildlife in a remote forest through a remotecontrolled speaker and microphone using a network. It expresses the bioacoustical beauty of nature in its unique aesthetic appeal for users and allows the users interact with a forest in real time through a network to acoustically experience a distant forest soundscape, thus merging man and nature without environmental destruction. This novel interactive sound system can create a sense of unity between users and a remote soundscape, enabling users to feel a sense of belonging to nature even in the midst of a city.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationMM'08 - Proceedings of the 2008 ACM International Conference on Multimedia, with co-located Symposium and Workshops
Pages1133-1134
Number of pages2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2008
Externally publishedYes
Event16th ACM International Conference on Multimedia, MM '08 - Vancouver, BC, Canada
Duration: Oct 26 2008Oct 31 2008

Other

Other16th ACM International Conference on Multimedia, MM '08
CountryCanada
CityVancouver, BC
Period10/26/0810/31/08

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Computer Graphics and Computer-Aided Design
  • Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition
  • Software

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    Kobayashi, H., Ueoka, R., & Hirose, M. (2008). Wearable forest-feeling of belonging to nature. In MM'08 - Proceedings of the 2008 ACM International Conference on Multimedia, with co-located Symposium and Workshops (pp. 1133-1134) https://doi.org/10.1145/1459359.1459600