3D printing company RCS2 preserving Sri Lanka’s cultural heritage with drones and 3D scanning

3D printing company RCS2 preserving Sri Lanka's cultural heritage with drones and 3D scanning

RCS2, a 3D printing company based in Sri Lanka, has teamed up with Sri Lanka’s University of Moratuwa and Australia’s Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) to 3D scan a number Sri Lankan cultural heritage sites using LIDAR-equipped drones. 3D models could prove vital to preserving Sri Lanka’s cultural heritage sites Sri Lanka, an island country off the southern tip of India, has a rich cultural history, exemplified by its seven UNESCO World Heritage Sites, which include Kandy’s Temple of the Tooth, Sigiriya’s ancient castle, and the sacred city of Anuradhapura. Preservation of sites like these is a […]

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