Monthly Archives: November 2013

DigitalSpecimen 2014 – Call for Abstracts

DigitalFossil 2012 was a much bigger success than I imagined when I planned the conference and applied for funding. The excellent exchange of ideas and knowledge at the meeting was great fun, and now we aim to repeat the exercise: … Continue reading

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Dinosaurs in the Natural History Museum of LA County

The annual meetings of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology (SVP) usually include an evening reception with a talk open to a wider audience at the local natural history museum. Usually OK food, expensive booze, and a lot of fun is … Continue reading

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Photogrammetry tutorial 2: picture taking, general remarks

In the first part of the photogrammetry tutorial I listed all the equipment you need. Now, it is time to look at the basics of photography as applied to the method: what are the general set-ups, and how do you … Continue reading

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