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3D models of caves

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Ice Age art in 3D

The caves in Hohlenstein

Length of cave:
Stadel: 50 m; Bärenhöhle: 70 m
Excavations (Stadel):
1861 (Fraas), 1908 (Schmidt), 1931 (Riek), 1935-39, 1956-57, 1959-61 (Wetzel), 1983 (Wagner), 1996-97 (Conard/Bolus/Kandel), 2008-13 (Kind)
Special finds:
"Lion Man"
3D scanning:
3D-Photogrammetry (Structure from Motion)
Geometry of 3D model:
ca. 749.9000 faces
and ca. 378.000 vertices

Hohle Fels

Length of cave:
50 m
Excavations:
1870-71 (Fraas), 1906 (Schmidt), 1906-07 (Hartung/Wigand), 1958-60 (Riek/Matschak), 1977-79, 1988-96 (Hahn), since 1997 (Conard)
Special finds:
Elfenbeinplastiken, "Venus of the Hohle Fels"
3D scanning:
3D-Photogrammetry (Structure from Motion)
Geometry of 3D model:
ca. 1.200.000 faces
and ca. 972.700 vertices

Sirgenstein Cave

Length of cave:
40 m
Excavations:
1906 (Schmidt)
Special finds:
first discovery of personal ornament from the Aurignacien in the Swabian Jura
3D scanning:
3D-Photogrammetry (Structure from Motion)
Geometry of 3D model:
ca. 750.000 faces
and ca. 374.900 vertices

Vogelherd

Length of cave:
40 m
Excavations:
1931 (Riek), 1978 (Wagner), 2005-12 (Conard)
Special finds:
ivory figurine
3D scanning:
3D-Photogrammetry (Structure from Motion)
Geometry of 3D model:
ca. 670.600 faces
und ca. 335.700 vertices