Digital Techniques for Cultural Heritage and Artifacts Recording

Tarek Galal Abdelhamid
This paper will examine the current techniques available for recording of heritage sites and archaeological artifacts, that is: cultural heritage. Techniques include: digital freehand sketching, digital measurement, photographic techniques for generation of panoramas, 3D models and interactive tours, generation of 2D and 3D models to create interactive virtual tours, VR techniques and other trends. The paper will review the available hardware and software, the different workflows, processes, software, types of tools available for those interested in recording digital heritage. Future and expected trends will also be discussed.

Keywords

Computers; Cultural Heritage; Digital Cultural Heritage; CAD; Photogrammetry; HBIM; BIM

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