If you take a look at multitouch videos on Youtube, most of them are related to photo manipulation.These demo movies show the possibility of scaling, rotating and translating multiple photos at the same time.
A few days ago I created a small demo application called tDesk. tDesk is an experimental tool running on Windows XP which enables users with an FTIR multitouch screen to move and resize (multiple) applications with their bare hands.
(1) This movie shows how to move and scale dialogs in windows:
(2) This movie shows how to move multiple dialogs in windows:
Hmm you probably noticed it already in the movie, I kinda screwed up at the end of the movie.
Since my panel is not mounted on a frame it can move if you press with too much pressure… and that’s happened at the end.
* About the video clip played in movie 2, it’s Jamiroquai with Virtual Insanity. You might notice his whole environment is moving as well 😉 …