Working with photogrammetry, laser scanning, and all the other techniques I dabble with/intimately rely on, I generate a lot of 3D data. For the most part that data is usually very high resolution, and often quite noisy and in need … Continue reading The best free software for editing and cleaning (decimating and retopologizing) meshes and 3D data 
[updated 17/12/17 to get rid of unnecessary meshlab portion] [updated 01/04/18 – Updated scripts for version 3.4+ of COLMAP] In a vain attempt to be useful, I want to share the script I’m currently using to automate my photogrammetry workflow. … Continue reading Automating free photogrammetry: Scripts I use
In which I tried – and failed – to document pros and cons for about a million different combinations of software. Continue reading Trying all the free Photogrammetry!
A couple of years ago, I was part of a group that published a method on calculating body mass in extinct animals from laser scans of their skeletons. The method involves separating the model into parts, and then using the … Continue reading Weighing Dinosaurs (and other animals) with Meshlab