Landscape Model

Landscape Model

The steps Photoscan takes to turn photos into a 3-D model illustration of a landscape

Excavation square PP1 with each stage of the modeling process shown. A) capturing strategy (blue rectangles represent positioning of individual photos); B) aligning photographs and generating point cloud; C) building the 3-D model; and D) texturing the 3-D model. 

Image: B. R. Olson