Photobased 3D Data

Ever wished you could take an object in a museum home with you instead of settling for some photos?

The design software company Autodesk will release free software next week that could turn those snapshots into your own personal replica from a 3-D printer. Called 123Catch, the software extracts a detailed 3-D model from a collection of overlapping photos.

[via technology review ]

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