Summer 2021

This course is offered during the first summer session (June 3rd – July 8th)
ARC F370V (70450) ARC F380C (70465) LAR F381R (70750)


This class instructs students on the technologies of Reality Capture, understanding 3D Point Clouds, and their application to Architecture. Students will study Digital Heritage Preservation, World Heritage Sites and the tools used to capture them. The Field Component of the class will study Historic Landmarks in Austin using multiple technologies (LiDAR / Photogrammetry) and create computer models of the environment. The class will contrast the technologies to help students understand when and how to use them for architectural projects. Students will immerse in understanding the Art Of The Point Cloud and learn presentation technique with Point Cloud Datasets.