3d scanning

130,000 lbs Dinosaur, Dreadnoughtus, 3D Scanned, and Miniature Versions Being 3D Printed

Q: How do you study a 130,000-pound dinosaur? A: Any way it wants you to. We have seen numerous ways in which 3D technology has assisted in the research, documentation,…

EuroMold 2014: Illuminating Bright Minds in 3D Printing Workshops

To the future delight of hundreds of lucky German schoolchildren, TCT Bright Minds will make its debut this year at EuroMold 2014, which is hailed as one of the prime…

Cosmetic Surgeon 3D Prints Incredible Before and After Masks for a Rhinoplasty Patient

Rhinoplasty is a cosmetic surgery that reshapes the nose. It can be done either for appearance or, in some cases, to correct a deviated septum. It’s commonly referred to as…

American Museum of Natural History Assigns Students Clever 3D Scanning & Printing Dinosaur Project

This summer, students used 3D printing technology to re-create the skeleton of a dinosaur at The American Museum of Natural History in New York City. Rather than studying the bones…

EA Sports Shows Off 3D Scanning Technology Used to Make FIFA 15 Players Look Lifelike, by 3D Printing Their Heads

3D scanning has been gaining steam within the 3D printing space, over the past several months. It seems as though every week we are reporting on yet another company that…

itSeez3D Turns iPad Into “Unbelievable” 3D Scanner with Help of a Structure Sensor

When it comes to 3D scanning, more and more solutions are becoming available as the months go by. 3D scanning is allowing us to take photographs of people and things,…

3D Printing of Chinese Cultural Artifacts Causes Controversy

Can something priceless have its value damaged by making copies? Artist Oliver Laric doesn’t think so, but his position has not found universal agreement. Laric, who has already made a…

Rare Museum Artifacts, Now Available for Purchase and Print at 3D Design Marketplace, Threeding

Just yesterday, we published a story about the UCL Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology, beginning to scan and upload interactive 3D models of their artifacts for anyone to view. Today,…

Museum of Egyptian Archaeology, 3D Scans Artifacts And Posts Them on The Internet For Full Viewing

As an adult that is extremely interested in Egyptian history, I am constantly trying to find museums that house some of the artifacts from Ancient Egypt. Everything about Egypt interests…