3D Scanning and Printing Classic Art
PhD Student Tim Zaman takes a look at his and other projects reproducing classic fine art with contemporary 3D technology.
Here is a stop-motion video demonstrating Tim’s method of 3D capture using cameras which are commercially available:
… and here, an exaggerated 3D relief of a Van Gogh painting:
Tim also introduces a system put together by Canon called Océ which, using Tim’s data, can physically reproduce a scanned painting including physical relief:
You can read more about Tim’s work and the technology at his blog here
This is modern art actually.