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Distances I could travel per kilogram of 3D printing
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FDM 3D printing power use and emissions

We live in a time where everything we do needs to be judged in terms of the…

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The remains of the Roman gravestone to Marcus Aurelius Lucius
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Marcus Aurelius Lucius Roman Gravestone

For a far flung part of the ancient empire, Britain is fortunate to have many Roman remains….

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The Newport Griffin (left) with the LumaLabsAI scan textured and just base mesh
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The Newport Griffin by Chris Wood

Griffins have been around for millennia, their importance grounded in them being a cross between the lion…

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Llanelli gorseed altar stone feature image showing the altar close up
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Llanelli Gorsedd Circle Altar Stones

If you’ve visited many Welsh towns you may have noticed that they often have a stone circle….

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Cubemapper featured image showing a scene with lots of image boxes.
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Creating 3D photo assets for Nomad Sculpt

When it comes to rendering 3D scenes on iOS and Android devices there are very few options….

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Exploring the horopter using Python

A while back I was looking at some anaglyph photos and pondering how the two views converge…

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Two zoom scan subjects
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Photogrammetry from a distance

Photogrammetry apps sometimes warn us that results may suffer if we use zoomed-in photographs. I’m no expert,…

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Pierhead Building terracotta tiles
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Cardiff Bay Pierhead Building Tiles

The Pierhead Building at Cardiff Bay was originally the headquarters of the Bute Dock Company, but today…

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An rgb depth image pair of a bee on a flower
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RGBD to stereo 3D images in Python3

Obviously, 3D photography has historically mostly focussed on taking multiple photos, of different views, from different positions…

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Cellar at Segontium Roman Fort

Segontium was a Roman fort that played an important part in the often difficult conquest of North…

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