Mahd adh Dhahab Slag Mound 1, Saudi Arabia

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Project NameMahd adh Dhahab Slag Mound 1
CountrySaudi Arabia
Spatial DataDownload (Links to all available data types will be emailed)
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Data Types

Data Type Size Device Name Device Type
Photogrammetry - Terrestrial0.6 GB GBPanasonic Lumix DMC-GF1 CAVEcam
Data Derivatives1 GB GBCaveCam Not available
Site DescriptionThis is the site of an ancient copper mine about 25km from the gold mine Mahd Ad-Dahab ( ). https://www.googl (Dan Sandin) and rjT-g.kiD5zu5Nu6wE (Dan Sandin). The mine shaft is visible. Thanks to Marie-Laure Boulot, Laurence Hapiot, Adel Saad, Steve Cutchin, Tom Levy, Neil Smith, Greg Wickham, and KAUST.
Project DescriptionDigital cameras are used to capture images in full stereo surround for use in virtual reality systems. These images can cover any field of view, including 360 degree by 180 degree spherical panoramas. Two photographic cylinders are created with identical dimensions, capturing the perspective as seen from each eye position. When these cylinders are mapped to a spherical surface, full stereo in all directions is achieved. This technique allows photographic imaging to create the virtual environment itself. The complete stereo image that is created by this technique can be viewed in any direction that is supported by the virtual reality system design.
Collection Date2012-09-11 to 2012-10-25
Publication Date2022-05-04
License TypeCC BY-NC-ND
ContributorsDick Ainsworth , Tom DeFanti , Dan Sandin
Site AuthorityN/A
Dick Ainsworth , Tom DeFanti , Dan Sandin 2022: Mahd adh Dhahab Slag Mound 1 - Photogrammetry - Terrestrial , Data Derivatives . Collected by . Distributed by Open Heritage 3D.

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