Category Archives: cultural heritage

Lidar Finds Mayan Citadel

We discovered a completely new component of the greater site that does not meet with any traditional expectations Continue reading

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700 Hours of Laser Scanning

Restrictions imposed by the French Ministry of Culture bar all but scientists and other researchers from the fragile environment of the cave itself. Continue reading

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Scanning vs. Photography

Given the unique challenges of this project photography was the clear choice. Continue reading

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UAS Supports Anti-Poaching Efforts

Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV’s) or drones, are successfully stopping the poaching of elephants and rhinos in Africa. Continue reading

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Destroying History and Culture

This is an incredibly sad commentary on the world in which we are living. Continue reading

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Lidar and the Jungle

Anthropologists around the world are making quantum leaps forward in their mapping of sites buried deep in the rain forests and jungles. Continue reading

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Fully Funded Ph.D. Available

Are you looking for a tremendous educational opportunity? Continue reading

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Art From Lidar

This LiveScience article showcases the use of lidar to create art. The images, courtesy of Charles Matz and Jonathan Michael Dillon  are of people and places in Ethiopia.

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Preserving Mount Vernon in 3D

The goal is to create a HBIM – a “Historic” BIM to house the as-built 3D data as well as the incredible amount of historic information Continue reading

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Searching for an Ancient Civilization

The UK-led project is trying to determine how big these communities were, and to what degree they altered the landscape. Continue reading

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