Monthly Archives: June 2015

OGC Forms Point Cloud Group

The Point Cloud DWG is being established to address the gap in the OGC standards baseline with regard to interoperability issues related to sharing and processing point cloud data. Continue reading

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RiCopter UAV in Action

ArcTron 3D GmbH, renowned in cultural heritage and archeology, worked together with RIEGL on a unique research project. Continue reading

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Open Lidar Data

From September 2015 on all our LIDAR data will become Open Data and everyone will be able to use it for free. Continue reading

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Internet-From-Space

Essentially you will have high speed Internet like you have GPS and probably better since I am sure it will work inside. Continue reading

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The National Cathedral in 3D

3D laser scanning helps reveal the secrets of Gothic architecture. Continue reading

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Lidar Helps Blind Driver ‘See’

a blind driver was to independently drive the vehicle down the main straightaway, onto the road course. Continue reading

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Texturing a 3D Mesh Using Streetview – Part 1

There are several different ways for texturing 3D models with Google Streetview images Continue reading

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FARO Supports Corvette Racing

For all of you 3D car nuts this weekend is the 24 hours at Le Mans. Continue reading

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Autonomous UAV

Taking 3D scans of its surroundings, the drone can process that data fast enough to navigate in real time, without hitting objects. Continue reading

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Fermilab 3D Survey

3D mapping of existing equipment to yield data to support the placement and installation of an additional beam transport line. Continue reading

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