Cultural Heritage in Crisis: Digital Solutions for a Modern World

  • Boston University 6th Floor, 745 Commonwealth Avenue Boston, MA 02215 USA

Benjamin Altshuler will discuss the current state of cultural heritage preservation and the methods being used to save and document artifacts and sites around the world. Mr. Altshuler, as field director for the Million Image Database, has conducted field work in Reflectance Transformation Imaging and 3D Photogrammetry. His talk will feature examples of these techniques from sites in Sicily, the Middle East and North Africa.