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The potential of open models for public archaeology

The potential of open models for public archaeology
The potential of open models for public archaeology
This paper presents a public archaeology project that aims to train community groups to use computational photography techniques for the recording and dissemination of church gravestones and memorials. The project implements open approaches into its use of technology and also methodological design. The manner by which open principles were engaged by the project is described. The paper ends with an outline of plans for future work, to include crowdsourcing and open access publication in pursuit of these objectives.
public archaeology, community archaeology, open data, open source software, reflectance transformation imaging, polynomial texture mapping, digital imaging
Beale, Nicole
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Beale, Gareth
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Beale, Nicole
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Beale, Gareth
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Beale, Nicole and Beale, Gareth (2012) The potential of open models for public archaeology. Digital Futures 2012: The Third Annual Digital Economy All Hands Conference, Aberdeen, United Kingdom. 23 - 25 Oct 2012. 3 pp .

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This paper presents a public archaeology project that aims to train community groups to use computational photography techniques for the recording and dissemination of church gravestones and memorials. The project implements open approaches into its use of technology and also methodological design. The manner by which open principles were engaged by the project is described. The paper ends with an outline of plans for future work, to include crowdsourcing and open access publication in pursuit of these objectives.

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Published date: 23 October 2012
Venue - Dates: Digital Futures 2012: The Third Annual Digital Economy All Hands Conference, Aberdeen, United Kingdom, 2012-10-23 - 2012-10-25
Keywords: public archaeology, community archaeology, open data, open source software, reflectance transformation imaging, polynomial texture mapping, digital imaging
Organisations: Archaeology

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Local EPrints ID: 355830
URI: https://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/355830
PURE UUID: 192145f8-1105-47bd-b50e-62ccadfb2dd6

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Date deposited: 06 Sep 2013 08:43
Last modified: 21 Mar 2019 17:32

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