Photogrammetry of Complex, Metallic, And Mirror Like Objects – The Process, Trials, and Success of Charlie Parker’s Alto Saxophone

How-to Session

Friday, April 30, 2021: 11:00am - 12:00pm - - How-to Session

Joseph Campbell, National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian, USA, Jamie Cope, Smithsonian Institution, USA

Published paper: Photogrammetry of Complex, Metallic, And Mirror Like Objects – The Process, Trials, and Success of Charlie Parker’s Alto Saxophone

Learn how to capture difficult subjects with a full 3D production workflow from the Smithsonian Digitization Program Office (DPO) and The National Museum of African American History and Culture’s (NMAAHC) Digitization Team, including the planning, data capture, post-production optimization, photogrammetric processing software, 3D editing tools, and the use of the Smithsonian 3D online viewer, for Charlie Parker’s alto saxophone.