Monthly Archives: June 2011

Rapid Prototyping

Rapid Prototyping Continue reading

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Open Source LiDAR Visualization and Processing

It certainly seems like there is a growing interest in open source LiDAR software. Continue reading

Posted in Conferences, Education, Software | 16 Comments

Kinect SDK Ships

As the article points out there is little incentive for developers as good old Microsoft prohibits any commercial use of the Kinect by a third party. Continue reading

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New York City LiDAR-derived Solar Potential

In a recent New York Times article LiDAR was highlighted as the technology used to help develop a detailed map of the solar potential of more than 1 million buildings in New York City. Continue reading

Posted in Government, Mapping | 5 Comments

Portable Laser Scanning

you will need a strong back to operate this portable laser scanning system for any amount of time, but this is obviously a proof of concept that can really get your imagination going. Continue reading

Posted in Research | 7 Comments

Open Source LiDAR

Second the claim that the method of LiDAR data storage can affect the ability to visualize the data. Continue reading

Posted in Conferences, Education, Software | 1 Comment

LiDAR Magazine Soft Launch

I wanted to provide all of the loyal followers of this blog with an advanced copy of the inaugural issue of our new publication – LiDAR Magazine. Continue reading

Posted in Business Development, Marketing, The Industry | 1 Comment

Air Museum and Water Park Laser Scan

Thanks to Jerry Dawson at i-Ten Associates for this link to a really cool laser scan fly through. Continue reading

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Using LiDAR to Classify Sagebrush Communities

The LiDAR point cloud data were converted into a raster format to generate a maximum vegetation height map in 3-m raster cells. Continue reading

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Historic Ranch Preservation

Using laser scanning to preserve historic ranches. Continue reading

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