Category Archives: Historic Preservation

Beneath the Surface of Stonehenge

A recent report by the BBC indicates that recent subsurface surveys of the area surrounding Stonehenge have revealed an amazing amount of new 3D data. Using ground penetrating radar, magnetometers and laser scanners the researchers have developed a whole new … Continue reading

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CyArk 500 Annual Summit 2014

CyArk will be hosting an Annual Summit on their efforts to scan and digitally preserve the 500 most important cultural heritage sites around the world. The event will be held in Washington, D.C. on October 7 and 8 at the … Continue reading

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Preserving NASA History

Here is a follow up video to the earlier Cape Canaveral post. The U.S. Air Force is in the process of documenting many of the historic sites with laser scanning as part of a partnership with the University of South … Continue reading

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Digitally Documenting the Lincoln Memorial

DJS donated its time and resources to gather millions of data points in order to capture accurate, reliable measurements of the monument, both interior and exterior. Continue reading

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3D Educational Event on the Battleship New Jersey

As part of this effort Leica Geosystems and Haag 3D are also scanning the New Jersey as a volunteer effort. Continue reading

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Scanning in Afghanistan

help cultural heritage professionals in Afghanistan preserve the towers by providing baseline documentation that will underpin future conservation and preservation activities. Continue reading

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LiDAR Matches Survey

Serpent Mound in rural Adams County, Ohio, is one of the premier Native American earthworks in the hemisphere. Continue reading

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University of Michigan 3D Museum

As you can see in the video the University of Michigan Museum of Paleontology is heavily involved in the use of 3D data capture. Continue reading

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Time Scanners: Petra

The PBS Time Scanners series moves to Petra this week – incredible scenery Continue reading

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Time Scanners on PBS – Updated

Time Scanners” is, to date, the biggest & best exposure for laser scanning by far to the general public.” Continue reading

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