Category Archives: Security

3D Site Security

The author claims that laser scanners can perform better than cameras in rain and snow which perhaps for security purposes is fine Continue reading

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Point Cloud Texture – Part 2

This is the second in a series explaining the use of Google Streetview to add texture to a point cloud. In this video, the author improves the result of texturing a 3D mesh with a screenshot of Google Streetview, by … Continue reading

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“Big Brother” Laser Scanner

Imagine being able to detect a certain type of molecule from 50 meters – mind boggling. Continue reading

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Hexagon 2011 to Open in Orlando

Hexagon has a unique opportunity to link their real time sensors with a number of powerful geospatial and design software platforms. Continue reading

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Military and Intel Uses of LiDAR

There are not a lot of surprises, but the 3-D flash LiDAR capability being developed by Ball Aerospace I think is going to be the next important step forward. Continue reading

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LiDAR People Tracking

Just another app to add to the growing list of mass market uses of LiDAR and laser scanning – people tracking for security, and I suppose many other purposes. Continue reading

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