3D Imaging in Mediterranean Archaeology: What are we doing, anyway?

3D Thursdays!

The Archaeology of the Mediterranean World

This is the eighth in a series of posts exploring 3D modeling in Mediterranean and European archaeology. For more on this project click here. We hope these papers will start a discussion either in the comments of the blog or on Twitter using the #3DMedArch hashtag.

James Newhard, Associate Professor, Department of Classics, College of Charleston

I come to the topic of 3D imagery from the perspective largely of the ‘end user.’ While I’m involved with projects that are capturing and using 3D imagery (such as the Palace of Nestor Linear B project), my expertise does not lie in this area. As such, my perspective and contributions lie on the level of one who sees 3D imagery largely in the context of its use, and in the broader context of digital applications in archaeology.

3DThrusday

To be fair, I have a notorious quirk. I can overlook easily the next…

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About Jim Newhard

Director of Archaeology at the College of Charleston
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