Hardware Building: Diffuser Test

After installing all the electronic components into the base of the table, I started playing with various materials as diffusers for the screen of the table.

On the left is Rosco Grey, photographic diffusion material and on the right is a regular piece of plastic Mylar paper.

As it turns out the Rosco is repelling the IR light from the illuminators and I am not able to get any finger detection but the Mylar lets the IR through and I am detecting the finger blobs nicely.

Too bad since the Rosco has a nice look to it.

Testing different diffuser materials

Testing different diffuser materials

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~ by fighterfish on April 16, 2009.

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