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    • c-Space: Time-evolving 3D Models (4D) from Heterogeneous Distributed Video Sources 

      Ritz, Martin; Knuth, Martin; Domajnko, Matevz; Posniak, Oliver; Santos, Pedro; Fellner, Dieter W. (The Eurographics Association, 2016)
      We introduce c-Space, an approach to automated 4D reconstruction of dynamic real world scenes, represented as time-evolving 3D geometry streams, available to everyone. Our novel technique solves the problem of fusing all ...
    • A Framework for Compact and Improved Panoramic VR Dissemination 

      Fanini, Bruno; D'Annibale, Enzo (The Eurographics Association, 2016)
      Panoramic capture devices in Cultural Heritage are becoming widely available to consumer market, also due to comfortable interactive online dissemination and to the growth of VR segment. VR fruition through an HMD although, ...
    • Automatic Selection of Video Frames for Path Regularization and 3D Reconstruction 

      Pavoni, Gaia; Dellepiane, Matteo; Callieri, Marco; Scopigno, Roberto (The Eurographics Association, 2016)
      Video sequences can be a valuable source to document the state of objects and sites. They are easy to acquire and they usually ensure a complete coverage of the object of interest. One of their possible uses is to recover ...
    • Experience Etruria: a Cross-media Platform for E-culture and Tourism 

      Guidazzoli, Antonella; Bellavia, Giovanni; Luca, Daniele De; Liguori, Maria Chiara; Castiello, Lorenzo; Pirotti, Alessandro (The Eurographics Association, 2016)
      Experience Etruria aims at promoting the Italian Latium, Tuscany and Umbria regions starting from their common Etruscan roots, their landscape and food and wine wonders. The project includes a web portal, a downloadable ...
    • The Missing Scholarship Behind Virtual Heritage Infrastructures 

      Champion, Erik Malcolm (The Eurographics Association, 2016)
      This theoretical position paper outlines four key issues blocking the development of effective 3D models that would be suitable for the aims and objectives of virtual heritage infrastructures. It suggests that a real-time ...
    • ArchAIDE - Archaeological Automatic Interpretation and Documentation of cEramics 

      Gualandi, Maria Letizia; Scopigno, Roberto; Wolf, Lior; Richards, Julian; Garrigos, Jaume Buxeda i; Heinzelmann, Michael; Hervas, Miguel Angel; Vila, Llorenc; Zallocco, Massimo (The Eurographics Association, 2016)
      The goals of H2020 project "ArchAIDE: are to support the classification and interpretation work of archaeologists with innovative computer-based tools, able to provide the user with features for the semi-automatic description ...
    • GRAVITATE: Geometric and Semantic Matching for Cultural Heritage Artefacts 

      Phillips, Stephen C.; Walland, Paul W.; Modafferi, Stefano; Dorst, Leo; Spagnuolo, Michela; Catalano, Chiara Eva; Oldman, Dominic; Tal, Ayellet; Shimshoni, Ilan; Hermon, Sorin (The Eurographics Association, 2016)
      The GRAVITATE project is developing techniques that bring together geometric and semantic data analysis to provide a new and more effective method of re-associating, reassembling or reunifying cultural objects that have ...
    • Accelerating Point Cloud Cleaning 

      Mulder, Rickert L.; Marais, Patrick (The Eurographics Association, 2016)
      A laser scanning campaign to capture the geometry of a large heritage site can produce thousands of high resolution range scans. These must be cleaned to remove noise and artefacts. To accelerate the cleaning task, we can ...
    • 3D Documentation and Semantic Aware Representation of Cultural Heritage: the INCEPTION Project 

      Giulio, Roberto Di; Maietti, Federica; Piaia, Emanuele (The Eurographics Association, 2016)
      As part of 3D integrated survey applied to Cultural Heritage, digital documentation is gradually emerging as effective support of many different information in addition to the shape, morphology and dimensional data. The ...
    • Toward a Multimodal Photogrammetric Acquisition and Processing Methodology for Monitoring Conservation and Restoration Studies 

      Pamart, Anthony; Guillon, Odile; Vallet, Jean-Marc; Luca, Livio De (The Eurographics Association, 2016)
      Close-range photogrammetry is nowadays a common technique applied to acquire 3D data on Cultural Heritage (CH) artifacts. Image-based modeling are indeed providing useful resources for the documentation and the conservation ...
    • Conservation Digital Report: Standard Documentation in Cultural Heritage 

      Baratin, Laura; Scicolone, Giovanna; Lonati, Stefano (The Eurographics Association, 2016)
      The 'documentation', in general terms, is the need to gather informations collected for a specific topic so they can be available now and in the future. Obtaining the information is a process that involves many steps: the ...
    • CHER-Ob: A Tool for Shared Analysis in Cultural Heritage 

      Shi, Weiqi; Kotoula, Eleni; Akoglu, Kiraz; Yang, Ying; Rushmeier, Holly (The Eurographics Association, 2016)
      The study of cultural heritage involves many different activities, including digital data visualization, information analysis and sharing results. Current technologies focus on providing better tools for data representation ...
    • A Complete Workflow From the Data Collection on the Field to the Deployment of a Virtual Museum: the Case of Virtual Sarmizegetusa 

      Antal, Adriana; Bota, Emilian; Ciongradi, Carmen; D'Annibale, Enzo; Demetrescu, Emanuel; Dima, Cristian; Fanini, Bruno; Ferdani, Daniele (The Eurographics Association, 2016)
      This paper presents the first installation produced with the data collected on the ancient roman city of Colonia Dacica Sarmizegetusa: it can be considered a concrete example of a full workflow, from photogrammetric 3D ...
    • 3-D Digital Preservation of At-Risk Global Cultural Heritage 

      Lercari, Nicola; Shulze, Jurgen; Wendrich, Willeke; Porter, Benjamin; Burton, Margie; Levy, Thomas E. (The Eurographics Association, 2016)
      Recent current events have dramatically highlighted the vulnerability of the world's material cultural heritage. The 3-D Digital Preservation of At-Risk Global Cultural Heritage project, led by Thomas Levy at UC San Diego, ...
    • 2D/3D Semantic Annotation of Spatialized Images for the Documentation and Analysis of Cultural Heritage 

      Manuel, Adeline; Véron, Philippe; Luca, Livio De (The Eurographics Association, 2016)
      The introduction of digital technologies in the documentation methods for cultural heritage has helped to design new tools for the acquisition and management of information collected for multidisciplinary studies. These ...
    • 3D in-world Telepresence With Camera-Tracked Gestural Interaction 

      Champion, Erik Malcolm; Qiang, Li; Lacet, Demetrius; Dekker, Andrew (The Eurographics Association, 2016)
      While many education institutes use Skype, Google Chat or other commercial video-conferencing applications, these applications are not suitable for presenting architectural or urban design or archaeological information, ...
    • Color Restoration of Scanned Archaeological Artifacts with Repetitive Patterns 

      Gilad-Glickman, Danit; Shimshoni, Ilan (The Eurographics Association, 2016)
      Our work addresses the problem of virtually restoring archaeological artifacts. Virtual restoration is the process of creating a noise-free model of a degraded object, to visualize its original appearance. Our work focuses ...
    • A Practical Reflectance Transformation Imaging Pipeline for Surface Characterization in Cultural Heritage 

      Ciortan, Irina Mihaela; Pintus, Ruggero; Marchioro, Giacomo; Daffara, Claudia; Giachetti, Andrea; Gobbetti, Enrico (The Eurographics Association, 2016)
      We present a practical acquisition and processing pipeline to characterize the surface structure of cultural heritage objects. Using a free-form Reflectance Transformation Imaging (RTI) approach, we acquire multiple digital ...
    • Interdisciplinary Dialogue Towards an Enhanced Understanding of Optical Techniques for Recording Material Cultural Heritage - Results of a COST Action 

      Boochs, Frank; Bentkowska-Kafel, Anna; Wefers, Stefanie (The Eurographics Association, 2016)
      The COST Transdomain Action TD1201, Colour and Space in Cultural Heritage [COSb], 2012-2016, contributes to the conservation and preservation of cultural heritage (CH) by enhancing shared understanding, between experts ...
    • Scan4Reco: Towards the Digitized Conservation of Cultural Heritage Assets via Spatiotemporal (4D) Reconstruction and 3D Printing 

      Dimitriou, Nikolaos; Drosou, Anastasios; Tzovaras, Dimitrios (The Eurographics Association, 2016)
      The European Cultural Heritage includes a rich variety of cultural items and a significant amount of resources is devoted to their conservation and dissemination to the public. Living in the era of digitization, these ...