SenseCam is a wearable camera that takes photos automatically. Originally conceived as a personal ‘Black Box’ accident recorder, it soon became evident that looking through images previously recorded tends to elicit quite vivid remembering of the original event. This exciting effect has formed the basis of a great deal of research around the world using SenseCam and the device is now available to buy as the Vicon Revue.

There is lots of information about SenseCam on this website, but highlights include:

The Sensors and Devices Group has a number of other exciting projects.


Participate in SenseCam 2013

Look at the proceedings from SenseCam 2012, SenseCam2010 or SenseCam 2009.

See the Time video and BBC Eyewitness program.

Read about our original memory study and a follow-up fMRI study with the same patient.