3d scanning

11.25.13
3D Systems Sense review: a 3D scanner for the masses (almost)
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11.25.13

3D Systems Sense review: a 3D scanner for the masses (almost)

If we've crossed paths in the past week, there's a pretty good chance I've scanned you. This exten...

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11.08.13
3D Systems' Sense scanner is compact, $400 and ready to transform 3D printing as we know it
11.08.13

3D Systems' Sense scanner is compact, $400 and ready to transform 3D printing as we know it

"Game changer" isn't a term that ought be thrown around loosely. It's the kind of thing that loses...

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09.20.13
Bre Pettis on the MakerBot Digitizer: we're building an ecosystem (video)
09.20.13

Bre Pettis on the MakerBot Digitizer: we're building an ecosystem (video)

"We get to set the standard in desktop 3D scanning," Bre Pettis says, beaming. "When we looked out...

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07.31.13
Fuel3D brings point-and-shoot 3D scanning prototype to Kickstarter
07.31.13

Fuel3D brings point-and-shoot 3D scanning prototype to Kickstarter

As a seemingly endless stream of companies work to bring the world its first truly mainstream desk...

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06.08.13
3D scanning with the Smithsonian's laser cowboys (video)
06.08.13

3D scanning with the Smithsonian's laser cowboys (video)

"We're not scanning every object in the collection," Adam Metallo tells me, offering up the inform...

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05.14.13
The Smithsonian is 3D-scanning its collection for future generations
05.14.13

The Smithsonian is 3D-scanning its collection for future generations

The Smithsonian has been experimenting with 3D scanning for some time now, using tools like laser...

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08.12.12
Disney researchers can now digitally shave your face, clone it for animatronics (video)
08.12.12

Disney researchers can now digitally shave your face, clone it for animatronics (video)

The minds at Disney Research aren't only interested in tracking your face -- they want to map, sha...

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09.11.11
HP TopShot LaserJet Pro M275 scans 3D objects but only prints in 2D (video)
09.11.11

HP TopShot LaserJet Pro M275 scans 3D objects but only prints in 2D (video)

For some reason, HP thinks your small business really needs the ability to scan 3D objects -- w...

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08.10.11
Researchers demo 3D face scanning breakthroughs at SIGGRAPH, Kinect crowd squarely targeted
08.10.11

Researchers demo 3D face scanning breakthroughs at SIGGRAPH, Kinect crowd squarely targeted

Lookin' to get your Grown Nerd on? Look no further. We just sat through 1.5 hours of high-brow te...

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