Join Kacie Hultgren for an in-depth discussion in this video Taking your photos, part of 3D Scanning with a Camera.
- Now we are ready to dive in and start taking pictures.…Tap on the + sign in the upper right hand corner.…Then tap on Start a New Capture.…Find a good position.…I like to hold my elbows close to my body…to help maintain a steady, consistent pose.…Choose whether a portrait or landscape photo…will capture your subject best.…Note that with the app, zooming is disabled.…You'll need to adjust your distance to frame your subject.…
Fill the frame without cutting off any part of your subject.…Tap your screen to make sure the subject,…not the background, is in focus.…If you're using a digital camera,…set your zoom at the beginning,…and don't alter it until you've taken all of your photos.…Now, move in a circle around your subject,…taking clear, focused photos, every couple of feet,…maintaining the same body, camera position.…Get about 20 photos in your first round.…
The infographic on the lower left hand corner…will help you keep track.…Watch out for the camera shaped icon…in the lower right hand corner.…Your photos need to be focused and clear…
- Choosing the right subject
- Taking photos
- Tips for capturing a great scan
- Processing your scan with 123D Catch
- Repairing a scan with Meshmixer
- Touching up UV maps with Photoshop
- Preparing a file for 3D printing
- Uploading files to Shapeways for printing
Skill Level Beginner
Up and Running with 3D Printingwith Kacie Hultgren1h 16m Appropriate for all
Getting Started with MakerBot 3D Printerswith Kacie Hultgren1h 5m Appropriate for all
1. Photogrammetry Basics
2. Scanning an Object
3. Repairing a Scan
4. 3D Printing with a Desktop Printer
3D printing with Meshmixer2m 28s
5. 3D Printing with Shapeways
Next steps1m 1s
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