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paulk
12-31-2015, 05:13 AM
Researchers at Brown University have developed an algorithm that allows any smart phone or digital camera capable of taking uncompressed images in burst mode to be used as a 3D scanner:

https://news.brown.edu/articles/2015/12/3dscan

What's needed next is a flash unit that can project the structured light patterns the algorithm decodes to create the scan, instead of current structured light setups.

Portable, in-the-moment 3D scanning.

erikals
12-31-2015, 02:04 PM
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