Author: Daniel Simpson

Daniel Simpson was a postdoctoral research assistant at the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (2022-2023), on the ‘Mobilising Aboriginal Objects’ project. This project has been working with the La Perouse community in Sydney to identify and investigate Sydney-region object collections in British museums, and to arrange the eventual loan of selected objects back to Country.

Rapid 3D Scanning: Is this the Future?

3D scanning was once reserved for experts, but now anyone with a smartphone can create good-quality digital versions of objects around. Is this the future of creative and collaborative museum practice?

Daniel Simpson

4 July 2023

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