The Digic Photoscanner is camera system that is capable of taking 36 individual 24 megapixel pictures in a hundredth of a second. A special software is used to constuct the 3D mesh based on these pictures.
Markers do not need to be distributed on the object and, apart from the geometry, the system records considerably high resolution textures as well.
Usage is fairly easy and very fast.
Movement is problematic for other scanning devices, but due to its speed, this scanner is capable of scanning people and animals without any issues.
When the subject is standing in the middle of the camera system all 36 photos can be taken at a push of a button.
Advantages of the Digic Photoscanner:
– Capable of scanning subjects during movement
– High resoulution textures with great quality
– No need for markers
Disadvantages of the Digic Photoscanner:
– An area of 4×4 meters is needed to deploy the system
– The system is mobile, but deployment and assemly can take up to 1-2 hours
The Digic Photoscanner is primarily used for scanning people and animals.