Epic Games acquires Capturing Reality

Video game publisher Epic Games has revealed it has acquired Slovakian-founded photogrammetry software developer Capturing Reality, and intends to incorporate its RealityCapture solution into the Unreal Engine ecosystem. Epic said one of the goals of the acquisition, beyond it gaining access to one of the leading photogrammetry software suites on the market, was to get […]

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More photogrammetry from video data

Creating photogrammetry assets from high-resolution drone footage continues to be viable for quick results that don’t require high levels of accuracy.  Two videos shot from a DJI Mavic 2 Pro over the suburb of Southern River in Perth, Western Australia, were used to create this model.  The first capture was shot straight down, capturing a […]

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Stunning mountain hut photogrammetry

Photogrammetry enthusiast and SketchFab user PeterPWS has created a stunning capture of a snow-dusted hut on Tasmania’s Cradle Mountain.  The Cradle Mountain Kitchen Hut provides a safe refuge for weary hikers along Cradle Mountain’s Cradle Plateau.  The structure was commissioned in 1939 by the Cradle Mountain Reserve Board, built at a location referred to as […]

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Scanning a fence in Melbourne

This is a fence at the side of an apartment block in East Melbourne, painted with a mural of blue deer and these ethereal yellow tentacles. The model was created using 80 photos shot on a Nikon D5100 with the stock 18-55mm lens, processed with Agisoft Metashape and finished with Blender. The final mesh was […]

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