Posted by: Joe Croser | March 28, 2011

Pointools Features on Channel 4 TV’s “Time Team”

Pointools Software Helps Time Team Archaeologist Reveal Jersey’s Past thanks to Pointools’ user – Digital Surveys. www.digitalsurveys.co.uk

Channel 4’s flagship programme Time Team, which has been uncovering the archaeological mysteries of the British Isles since 1994, has used sophisticated 3D laser scanning technology to create high definition fly-though animations. A survey team from Digital Surveys captured hundreds of millions of millimetre accurate measurements using a Leica 3D laser scanner to map the development of advanced fortifications around Mont Orgueil Castle in Jersey. Processed using Pointools software, the survey team was able to create a series of high impact 3D images complete with advanced lighting effects which featured in the final broadcast. Read more here >>

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