Category Archives: Historic Preservation

Lincoln’s Retreat Preserved

In one of its rooms, Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation, effectively ending slavery in the United States. Continue reading

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Scanning the Taj Mahal

The Central Building Research Institute (CBRI) will start the work of 3D laser scanning of the Taj Mahal from Wednesday to gauge its structural dimensions and strength. Continue reading

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Museum Provides Free 3D Models

The project started in 2012, when Ashley Gallant from the Usher Gallery and The Collection in Lincoln invited the artist Oliver Laric to propose an idea for the Contemporary Art Society’s Annual Award for museums. The Contemporary Art Society Annual … Continue reading

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Lidar Used to Discover Ancient Goldmines

the ancient mining works of the area and the complex hydraulics system used by the Romans in the 1st century BC to extract gold (including channels, reservoirs and a double river diversion) have been discovered. Continue reading

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Underwater Scanning

It has one of America’s best-preserved and nationally significant collection of shipwrecks. Continue reading

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Museum Goes Public with 3D

Hopefully, it will begin to serve as a model for other institutions working to make scans available to the public. Continue reading

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Physical Reality for King Tut Tomb

During the past hundred years many antiquities have been exposed to too much human presence and unless that is restricted they are going to collapse completely. Continue reading

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What is Reality Computing?

I want them to answer the question, “What is reality computing and more importantly why should I care? Continue reading

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FARO 3D Documentation Conference 2014

The tracks include accident reconstruction, AEC, energy, historic preservation and ship building as well as keynotes and new product news Continue reading

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Facsimile Quality Preservation

Based in Madrid and Bologna Factum Arte is dedicated to digital mediation, transformation and the production of works that redefine the relationship between two and three dimensions. Continue reading

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