Web Tool as a Virtual Museum of Ancient Archaeological Ruins in Peru
A web-browser allows discovering and navigating between the bas-reliefs. This latter part of the exhibition represents the main novelty and it will be deepening during the dissertation.
The importance of the whole set of data gathered is twofold: first of all a complete metrical reconstruction of the site provides conservators with a fundamental starting point for restoration works; secondly, these data provide the possibility to create a virtual corner for their exposition, moving from the scheme of a classical exposition of findings towards a digital and interactive visualization.
KeywordsArchaeology Digital photogrammetry 3D model reconstruction WebGL3D Web-based 3D visualization E-culture Digital media Web virtual museum Web visitor
The authors would like to thanks, for their efforts, the students that helped on the development of this work. In particular a special thank goes to Riccardo Balletti for the implementation of the 3D models and for their optimization for the web tool. We also thanks Matteo Angelini who was in charge of the development of the whole web site. Finally, we thank Francesco Bergamotti for the work performed for the creation of the bas-relieves. Our students are our greatest resource.
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