Category Archives: cultural heritage

Smithsonian in 3D, Habitat Conservation and More

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Laser Scanning This Old House

My brother saw a recent episode where they used laser scanning and 3D printing to recreate a plaster medallion for a project they are working on. Continue reading

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Time Scanners Video Released

An episode of the BBC National Geographic Time Scanners series is now available on You Tube. Continue reading

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Time Scanners Update

It’s really bringing 3D scanning to the masses and should be airing in quite a few places – here’s a link to the schedule. Continue reading

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LiDAR Unearths Agrarian Society in New England

In this preview in Science Now they explain how LiDAR was used exclusively to identify this lost society. Continue reading

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Using Laser Scanning for Historic Preservation

“When you combine technology and history, people get excited,” said Michael Feldman, the firm’s president. Continue reading

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Forbes Highlights CyArk Challenge

The article provides a nice overview of the history and work being done by Ben Kacyra and his team at CyArk. Continue reading

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Investigating Clay Oil Lamps with 3D Laser Scanning

Ancient clay oil lamps provide an invaluable source of information for archaeologists as indicators of ritual, chronology, clientele, trade, and origin. Continue reading

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LiDAR as Important as Carbon -14 Dating

The Chases declared lidar the greatest archaeological advance since carbon-14 dating, which won its discoverer a Nobel Prize and transformed the science of archaeology. Continue reading

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Lincoln Monument to be Digitally Preserved

DJS Associates is donating its services in collaboration with an Oakland, Calif., nonprofit CyArk to scan the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. Continue reading

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