Tablet PDF readers are so complex they distract from the act of reading. Users need to be able to annotate and markup the text without having to think about how to use the annotation tools.
To solve this problem of engagement with digital content, I designed Focus, a tablet based reader that places the user’s need to stay focused on what they are reading over how to use the application. Focus differs from many other PDF readers because its goal is to eliminate the need for conscious attention.
Selected Examples of Storyboards, Low-fi prototype, Medium-fi prototype, and workflow: