3D Scanning a Turtle

This guy is a little critter I made to test out some more of our Makerbot Digitizer’s functionality. I scanned him about six times from all different angles. The digital file still did not pick up all of the cracks, crevices, and surface features, but I think the overall model turned out cute.

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Clay sculpture on the scanning turntable.

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Sculpture with the scan. Deep cracks didn’t really show up in scan.

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A fun part of PLA plastic is that it floats and you can color on it with crayons, so bath toys!

 

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