Gesture controls with LEAP Motion

As part of our exploration into gesture control we introduced the ability to control the AnalogFolk website via a LEAP Motion controller.

LEAP Motion controlls for

Ensure that your Leap Motion control is plugged in and working, then:

  • Scroll up / down: Hold one hand over the controller and with two fingers extended move your hand up and down.
  • Carousel and pagination: Make a swiping gesture with one hand to flick between carousel slides.
  • Select an item: To select an item make a clockwise motion with your index finger, to move backwards through the items do the reverse gesture.
  • Open: To open a highlighted link make a tapping motion with your index finger.
  • Close: To close a page swipe your index finger left or right.