Yearly Archives: 2013

Break the Mould documentary

1 month, 4 venues, 400+ scans and 3D prints, 6,000,000+ files. This is what the 3Dify team achieved during the Brighton Digital Festival 2013. 3Dify built the 3D scanner using a rig of their own design, an Xbox360 and Skanect.

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236 people scanned by Apparent Systems in Portland!

Apparent Systems Inc has been scanning a lot of people at a Mini Maker Faire in Portland. They have been nice enough to share their fantastic work in a video showing all the models, check it out:

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Structure is here!

We are incredibly excited to announce Structure, the first depth sensor for mobile devices! Structure has been developed by Occipital, the company the Skanect team joined a few months ago, and since then we have been working hard to create

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Awesome texture mapping tutorials by Crowtrees Studio

Here is a post shared by James Allan from Crowtrees Studio on the Skanect forum, showing how higher resolution textures can be obtained using Meshlab and Blender. There are 3 videos showing the process. Many thanks to him for sharing

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Skanect 1.5, now for Windows too

Windows users can now enjoy the same new features as the Mac version, check it out! See our previous blog post related to the Mac release to get the full list of changes.

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Skanect for Mac is here!

We are very happy to announce the official release of Skanect 1.5 for Mac OS X Mountain Lion. This new version is optimized to run on recent models of Macbook Pro, Macbook Air, Mac Mini, and Mac Pro. At this

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Skanect has a new home!

Dear Skanect users, We are very excited to announce that ManCTL Inc., the company behind Skanect, has just been acquired by Occipital Inc, one of the world’s leading developers of computer vision-based mobile apps. Founded in 2008, Occipital is the

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Skanect 1.4: updated UI, faster CPU fusion, bug fixes

We are excited to announce a new release of Skanect, which includes many fixes, a reworked scanning feedback, a faster and more accurate CPU fusion and more robust tracking with failure detection and recovery. Here is the complete list of

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Great scans by Crowtrees Studio!

Crowtrees Studio have been scanning a lot of people in events, check out their facebook page to see some great scans!

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Skanect 1.3: CPU fusion

We are happy to announce a new release of Skanect, which now includes a CPU fallback of the fusion when a compatible graphics card is not available. While slower than GPU fusion, it can still be used in real-time with

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