Thursday, January 20, 2021 | 11:00am PT, 2:00pm ET
Presenter: Carla Schroer and Marlin Lum, Cultural Heritage Imaging, San Francisco, California
Description: This session will provide an overview of photography based approaches to documenting, sharing, and digitally archiving 3D collections. Examples of different techniques including Reflectance Transformation Imaging (RTI) and photogrammetry will be presented. The session will include a discussion on needed equipment, basics of image capture, and an approach to metadata and archiving for photography based documentation.
Free, self-paced training resources for small museums
The Museum Learning Hub (MLH) is a nationwide initiative organized by the six U.S. regional museum associations and dedicated to providing free, self-paced training resources for small museums.
Part of the Digital Empowerment for Small Museums Project, the Hub provides digital media and technology capacity-building programs and resources. The inaugural series of training and resource toolkits is funded by a National Leadership Grant for Museums award from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.