Paleonet: Digitizing Microfossils

Howe, Michael P.A. mhowe at bgs.ac.uk
Mon Oct 5 16:18:09 UTC 2020


Hi Everyone,

We are looking to extend GB3D, the UK type fossils database (http://www.3d-fossils.ac.uk/ ) into microfossils, and this will involve the 3d digitization of mostly isolated forams, conodonts and ostracods. What equipment do list-members suggest for working with these groups? -  we have been considering the Alicona Infintefocus and Photogrammetry. Any suggestions much appreciated. Is there any relevant literature?

Regards.
Mike

Dr Mike Howe
Chief Curator
Head of the National Geological Repository

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