Fabrication Tidbit #1: Digital Bas-Relief from 3D Scenes We present a system for semi-automatic creation of bas-relief sculpture. As an artistic medium, relief spans the continuum between 2D drawing or painting and full 3D sculpture. Bas-relief (or low relief) presents
LASER SCANNING E.G.: Konical/Minolta VIVID 9i 3D Laser Scanner, or VIVID 910 Leica HDS3000 HDS3000: The first “surveyor-friendly” 3D scanner 3dlaserscanning: blog with practical information STRUCTURED LIGHT Structured Light: Overview on Wikipedia MadMapper: popular commercial software for artists for space-scanning
PEOPLE and COMMUNITIES CurvedFolding: “a place where we can work together towards an open CAD standard, initially based on a quad-mesh geometry, for representing and modelling curved folding geometries…and show what we have crafted in paper, modelled in CAD and
OFFICIAL DOCUMENTATION Python Documentation and Tutorials Rhino.Python Programmers Reference Community Portal for Rhino/Python WHAT YOU NEED OS X: Installation Instructions Windows: download the latest Rhino 5 LEARNING Python for Rhino 101 Primer: unofficial official get-started guide DiveIntoPython.net: portal for learning
Many examples of furniture CNC routed.
Two delicious stacks of links about Metals in Construction 2012 Conference in general Zaha Hadid Architects in particular. Also don’t forget to return to the 8 Spruce building by Gehry Architects. What window washing facilities they designed….
TEMPLATES Adobe Illustrator Lasercutter Template (24″ x 48″) TUTORIALS CMU dFAB: Laser Cutting Tutorial MIT OpenCourseWear: Laser Cutter Tutorial MATERIALS Pololu‘s list of materials you can/can’t cut (brief) atxhackerspace‘s list of materials for lasercutting (more descriptive)