Tag Archives: CyArk

Tu Duc Tomb First Vietnamese Site in Open Heritage

The tomb of Emperor Tu Duc of the Nguyen Dynasty has become the first Vietnamese site to be featured in Google’s Open Heritage database which is a theme in Google’s Arts and Culture project. What could be found on Open … Continue reading

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CyArk and Google Combine Forces

CyArk is teaming up with Google Arts and Culture to offer an online 3D library of cultural heritage sites around the world. Ben Kacyra grew up in Mosul, Iraq and for the past 15+ years has been on a mission … Continue reading

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Lidar News Today – January 13, 2016

This week’s Lidar News Today includes an important article by Jeff Fagerman at Lidar USA on selecting the appropriate GNSS solution for your mobile mapping project. Jeff and his team are hands on experts in this area. We also highlight the … Continue reading

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CyArk 3D Digital Preservation Update

For those who may not be aware of the work that CyArk is doing to preserve cultural heritage sites around the world this article will provide an in-depth look at their extensive and important 3D digital preservation activities. The non-profit … Continue reading

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3D Scanning the Brandenburg Gate

The Brandenburg Gate in Berlin was constructed as a symbol of peace in the late 18th century. However, historic events transpired which brought its image and survival into jeopardy. Napoleon once stole the entire Quadriga statue from the top of … Continue reading

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Preserving Antiquities in 3D

A coordinated campaign is underway in the Middle East to provide locals with 3D cameras so that they can make a record of important examples of their cultural heritage. A number of organizations are involved including CyArk, whose founder Ben … Continue reading

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