Valeria Vitale about uncertainty in historical reconstruction

Valeria Vitale from King’s college explained the importance of documenting the underlying technological and methodological processes of 3d visualisations. Some “beautiful cultural heritage visualizations” are like books without titles, dates, authors or references … documents that have no values in the historical debates. She discussed the London Charter initiative and CIDOC-CRM RDF modelling approaches. Based on her…

Roberto Scopigno on digitization of Cultural Heritage

Roberto Scopigno and his team gave a very complete introduction on 3d digitisation techniques. Scopigno  started by giving an overview of the different acquisition methodologies, explaining that they include image-based rendering (panoramic images, RTI images), standard CAD modelling (manual process) and approaches based on Sampling (3d scanning (active), 3d from images (passive)). Some image-based rendering are interesting…