‘Lots of pictures’: how to 3D model a complex structure
How can the most complicated project of a career also be the easiest to execute? The answer is good planning - and a lot of pictures.
When Pölkky Oy, a company specializing in wood processing and lumber milling in Finland, needed to replace an essential piece of equipment, real estate manager Jaakko Laihola was asked to model the site and the machine.
Laihola, a hobby photographer turned photogrammetrist describes it as the most complicated model created in his career to date - but also the easiest.