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Microsoft Kinect v1 extension for Cycling ’74 Max


dp.kinect is a plugin, an external extension, for the Cycling ’74 Max development environment to use your Microsoft Kinect for Windows v1 sensors (similar to XBox 360) on your Windows PC.

  • Color image, depth, and IR sensor output in many pixel formats
  • User identification, location, and occlusion
  • Skeleton joint tracking with orientations
  • Point clouds, accelerometer, and gravity
  • Sound location and strength; speech recognition
  • Face tracking with pose, rotation, translation, bounding boxes, key 2D and 3D points; face 3D modeling with animation/shape units
  • Data alignment, filtering, smoothing, rotation to gravity
  • Output data in native Max messages or OSC; compatible with the output of dp.kinect2 and jit.openni to aid in migration
  • Demo patch with examples
  • Supports multiple Kinect sensors on the same computer
  • Tested with Max 8, 7, and 6 on Windows
  • Based on official Microsoft Kinect drivers for reliability and support

Cost of License

This dp.kinect download includes a 14 day trial registration to use for evaluation. After this trial period, you may purchase a license here in this store. Please refer to the full terms and conditions.

One license = one computer. You must buy a license for each computer.
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Download, Setup, Tutorials, Documentation

Download: dp.kinect-v1.0.6
Optional face tracking data: 32-bit and 64-bit

Setup guide, tutorials, and documentation at docs.hidale.com.


You are welcome to reference the different support resources.

Additional information


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