Digital Photography and Photogrammetry with Michael Ashley

Instructor: Michael Ashley

Where: Online

When: Tuesday, August 8th - 9:30am PDT

Duration: 120 Minutes

Cost: $75

 

What you will learn: In just the last few years, photogrammetry – the generation of 3D data from photographs – has become accessible to virtually anyone with a basic digital camera. In this foundational workshop, we will cover essentials for creating excellent, publication quality photographs and 3-D models in a fieldwork context. The course is designed with students in mind. There are no prerequisites. 

Topics include:
 – equipment choices
– lighting (and shading)
– color balance, white balance
– appropriate use of scales and positioning
– setting up a “3-D scene” for artifacts and features
– targets, ground control and geolocation
– born archival imaging workflow basics and infield backup    
   techniques
– photo logs, photo pages and other fun outputs
– SketchFab, Instagram, Facebook and how to keep your job as a
   field tech or field photographer.

Instructor Bio: Archaeologist and Founder of Codifi, Inc.