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    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Reflecting on European History with the Help of Technology: The CrossCult Project 

      Lykourentzou, Ioanna; Naudet, Yannick; Vandenabeele, Luc (The Eurographics Association, 2016)
      History, and in particular European history, is not merely a collection of unconnected events, but rather a complex mesh of interrelated facts, events and concepts, taking place within a wider context of previous and ...
    • 3D Semantic Modelling of Scale Models from 2D Historical Plans 

      Chevrier, Christine (The Eurographics Association, 2016)
      The French collection of Plans-Reliefs, scale models of fortified towns, are an exceptional architectural heritage. Many cities, represented on these plans-reliefs, would like to expose, develop and exploit this historical ...
    • Web-based Exploration of Semantically Rich 3D Decorative Ornament 

      Echavarria, Karina Rodriguez; Few, Dean; Song, Ran (The Eurographics Association, 2016)
      The aim of this research is to document and provide easy access and exploration to 3D decorative ornament, in order to support its preservation and reuse in future products. The research focuses on the Regency style of ...
    • Vis-à-vis with Leonardo. Designing Digital Encounters 

      Ceconello, Mauro; Spallazzo, Davide (The Eurographics Association, 2016)
      The paper describes, frames and analyses the exhibit Leonardo Plays Leonardo. Milan. Life. Nature. at Fondazione Stelline in Milan. This gesture-based interactive installation, located in the cloister of Palazzo delle ...
    • 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 ...
    • On-site AR Interface based on Web-based 3D Database for Cultural Heritage in Egypt 

      Yasumuro, Yoshihiro; Matsushita, Ryosuke; Higo, Tokihisa; Suita, Hiroshi (The Eurographics Association, 2016)
      We have been developing a web-based 3D archiving system for supporting the diverse specialties and nationalities needed for carrying out the survey and restoration work of the archaeological project at the Mastaba of Idout ...
    • Digital Epigraphic Heritage Made Simple: an Android App for Exploring 3D Roman Inscriptions 

      Ramírez, Manuel; Suárez, Jose Pablo; Trujillo, Agustín; Fernández, Pablo; Santana, Jose Miguel; Ortega, Sebastián (The Eurographics Association, 2016)
      Spain keeps an exceptional epigraphic heritage, dated from the Roman civilization, that integrates thousands of Latin inscriptions nowadays disseminated along the Iberian peninsula. For many purposes such as education, ...
    • 3D Object Spatial- consistent Texture Maps Appropriate for 2D Image Processing 

      Ioannakis, George; Koutsoudis, Anestis; Chamzas, Christos (The Eurographics Association, 2016)
      The aim of this work is to generate a spatial-consistent UV maps of a 3D object's texture suitable for 2D image processing algorithms. An approach to produce such a fully spatially consistent UV mapping suitable for image ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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, ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 4D Virtual Reconstruction of White Bastion Fortress 

      Rizvic, Selma; Okanovic, Vensada; Prazina, Irfan; Sadzak, Aida (The Eurographics Association, 2016)
      White bastion fortress has been standing in defense of Sarajevo since medieval period. In time it was changing together with various dominations upon the city. 4D virtual presentation aims to display the historical development ...
    • GCH 2016: Frontmatter 

      Chiara Eva Catalano; Livio De Luca (Eurographics Association, 2016)
    • 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, ...
    • Using Flash Photography and Image-Based Rendering to Document Cultural Heritage Artifacts 

      Tetzlaff, Michael; Meyer, Gary (The Eurographics Association, 2016)
      A novel image-based rendering system is proposed for documenting cultural heritage artifacts. The system utilizes backscattering photography to acquire the initial pictures and derives estimates for the object's diffuse ...