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Publication Detail
3D imaging for museum artefacts: a portable test object for heritage and museum documentation of small objects
  • Publication Type:
    Conference
  • Authors:
    Hess, M , Robson, S
  • Publisher:
    International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing
  • Publication date:
    09/2012
  • Pagination:
    103, 108
  • Published proceedings:
    Proceedings of the XXIInd International Archives of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences Congress: 25 August - 1 September 2012, Melbourne, Australia: Imaging a Sustainable Future
  • Volume:
    XXXIX-B5
  • Series:
    IAPRS
  • Status:
    Published
  • Name of conference:
    The XXII congress of the International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing: "Imaging a Sustainable Future"
  • Conference place:
    Melbourne, Australia
  • Conference start date:
    25/08/2012
  • Conference finish date:
    01/09/2012
  • Print ISSN:
    1682-1777
  • Language:
    English
  • Keywords:
    3d imaging, museum documentation, close range, laser scanning, cultural heritage, comparison
Abstract
3D colour image data generated for the recording of small museum objects and archaeological finds are highly variable in quality and fitness for purpose. Whilst current technology is capable of extremely high quality outputs, there are currently no common standards or applicable guidelines in either the museum or engineering domain suited to scientific evaluation, understanding and tendering for 3D colour digital data. This paper firstly explains the rationale towards and requirements for 3D digital documentation in museums. Secondly it describes the design process, development and use of a new portable test object suited to sensor evaluation and the provision of user acceptance metrics. The test object is specifically designed for museums and heritage institutions and includes known surface and geometric properties which support quantitative and comparative imaging on different systems. The development for a supporting protocol will allow object reference data to be included in the data processing workflow with specific reference to conservation and curation.
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