Monthly Archives: September 2013

UK Firm Specializes in Hydrographic LiDAR

The company’s LiDAR technology enables clients to obtain rich, high quality data in a fraction of the time and cost of more traditional methods Continue reading

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Smithsonian X 3D

Smithsonian X 3D will present for the first time ever, state-of-the-art 3D scanning and image-based modeling technology Continue reading

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AEC Hackathon

The non-profit event creates on-the-spot teams of Silicon Valley technologists and industry stakeholders to shape the future of our built environment. Continue reading

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Preserving the Leaning Tower of Pisa

It’s an impressive video from the BBC explaining the use of laser scanning in preserving the Leaning Tower of Pisa. Continue reading

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Real Time Rendering of Point Clouds

Now imagine using this technology with point clouds and virtual reality on a construction site – in real time. Continue reading

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Euclideon Geoverse 2013

They refer to it as a massive data manager and claim to handle unlimited size data files on a standard computer all in software without even using the graphics card. WOW! Continue reading

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Kitware and Velodyne Release Next Generation, Open-source Software

Velodyne LiDAR and Kitware have worked together to release VeloView as an open-source project. Continue reading

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Capturing the Face with 3D Scans

KRATOS FACE is a complete face performance capture pipeline for 1:1 and non- 1:1 targets. Continue reading

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Underwater Laser Scanners Help to Salvage Costa Concordia

They are now in the process of laser scanning the exposed hull in the damaged areas. Continue reading

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ASI Announces Fall Webinar Series – Esri Online Mosaic Dataset Course

This intermediate session on LiDAR will briefly review how this terrain rich data is acquired and then get into in-depth discussion of applications. Continue reading

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