Monthly Archives: August 2013

Testing the Accuracy of Mobile LiDAR in Ontario

It’s valuable to get an “outside the industry” perspective of laser scanning technology, and even better when it’s an international point of view Continue reading

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3D Laser Scanning a Covered Bridge

GJ Berding Surveying, Inc. based in Ohio has a number of interesting videos on their YouTube channel. Continue reading

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Krakatoa – Volumetric Particle Renderer

For those who might be looking to expand their software horizons it looks like they used Thinkbox Software’s volumetric particle renderer, Krakatoa, in Autodesk 3ds Max. Continue reading

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Mobile 3D Mapping From a Hot Air Balloon

In any case I woke up and looked out the window of the hotel room to see the sky filled with hundreds of hot air balloons. Continue reading

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ASTM E57.04 Projects Are Launching

If you have an interest in working on either of these teams or any input that you would like to provide please contact me. Continue reading

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Preserving the Shipping Gallery

they preserved the content using 3D laser scanning. Great use of technology. Kudos to all. Continue reading

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Delineating Individual Trees from Lidar Data

In this research paper they compare raster and vector segmentation approaches with ground truth. Continue reading

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AEC Market Growth for Autodesk

A particularly worrisome result was the decrease in revenue from flagship products – AutoCAD, decreased 11 percent to $289 million compared to the second quarter last year. Continue reading

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Emotiv Insight Neuroheadset

Incredibly they have raised nearly $1 million dollars, ten times their goal. This is truly amazing technology. I have to invest in this. Continue reading

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Kinematic 3D Laser Scanning

The presentation above was provided from an event that ADSK Solutions provided at Comerica park (Tiger Stadium) in downtown Detroit Continue reading

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