Topic: graphic design

International workshop on Graphics Recognition

The XI IAPR (International Association for Pattern Recognition) International Workshop on Graphics Recognition (GREC 2015), organised by the IAPR TC-10 (Technical Committee on Graphics Recognition), will take place at RAMADA Plaza Tunis Hotel (Gammarth – Tunisia) on August 20-21, 2015. … Continue reading


Cologne Cathedral to be digitally preserved

In May 2015, a team from the 3D Mind & Media degree course at Hochschule Fresenius, Faculty of Business and Media, in Cologne, under the technical direction from the School of Energy, Geoscience, Infrastructure and Society at Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, started utilising the latest 3D survey technology to digitally record the magnificent Cologne Cathedral World Heritage Site. The project will be supported by the city of Cologne and the Dombauhütte cathedral conservation. Continue reading


About Hendra Aditya Kurniawan from Jakarta

Hendra Aditya Kurniawan is a computer expert, artist and photographer from Jakarta, Indonesia. After an early career in the banking sector, he started his own business EVANIA.co with the wife. EVANIA.co specialises in photography for digital marketing and particularly in Cinemagraphs, 360 Panoramic Photography and Responsive Web Design. With is work, Hendra always aims to be an early adopter and innovator in photography & technology. Continue reading


MSc in International Heritage Visualisation

The Glasgow School of Art is still accepting applicants for its MsC in International Heritage Visualisation in 2015/2016! Want to learn more about these technologies and their applications and be part of the future of how we understand our past? The Glasgow School of Art offers an MSc in International Heritage Visualisation which will equip you with practical experience and knowledge of the latest digital technologies and their current use in the field of cultural heritage, digital humanities, archaeology, conservation, tourism and digital design. Continue reading


Japan: Sogi hydroelectric plant 3D mapped by CyArk

The Sogi hydroelectric plant, one of Kagoshima Prefecture’s most alluring historic industrial sites, has been mapped by CyArk as part of its CyArk 500 Challenge, an international project to digitally preserve some of the world’s most significant cultural heritage sites. … Continue reading


Silvio Severino digital surrealist from Brazil

Born in Porto Alegre and currently living in Budapest, artist Silvio Severino works on photography, collage and GIF Animations/Cinemagraph, creating highly personal pieces. Exploring the notions of beauty, gender and sexuality in contemporary society, he builds surrealist works where images are diverted from their original intended purpose and creates a personal view of the relationship between the urban and the natural world. Continue reading


Games Development Tools for DCH

As part of an ongoing digital heritage project, two students on the Games Design BA (Hons) at The Hull School of Art & Design in the UK are currently using the Unreal4 development kit to recreating 1960’s Whitefriargate (Kingston Upon Hull) and the surrounding area in digital 3D. They will be showcasing this project as part of their end of year show and at other external venues around Hull (UK City of Culture 2017). The project aims at engaging digital media students in deeper research through social and industrial heritage interpretation, whilst extending their understanding of what their increasing skill sets can offer in terms of fulfilling roles in industry. Continue reading


Ballade of Women for women’s right

Ballade of Women is an interactive installation that explores perspectives on women’s rights. Through the lens of the personal experience of three women, the exhibition offers an interactive narration on three fundamental themes: emancipation, self-determination and violence. In the installation, representations of three paintings are fragmented and float in the space; set on rotating spindles, these fragments resist attempts by the viewer to capture them as a whole. Thus, the screens only provide a complete view of the paintings at selected times and from specific view-points in the room… Continue reading


Welcome to the next JPEG, MPEG and VCEG Meeting!

The next JPEG (Joint Photographic Experts Group), MPEG (Moving Picture Experts Group) and VCEG (Video Coding Experts Group) meeting, hosted by the Poznań University of Technology, will take place in Warsaw on 22-26 June 2015, at the Marriott Hotel Warsaw. The groups are in charge of the development of international standards for still image coding, video coding and compression, decompression, processing and coded representation of moving pictures plus audio. Continue reading


INNOVA Master’s Degree in Virtual Cultural Heritage

How do you prepare a professional in Cultural Heritage in the digital age? How the University can solve the gap between Science and Humanities? Is the current University ready to deal with education in Cultural Heritage? Are then Humanities a good professional option? The INNOVA Master’s Degree in Virtual Heritage, developed by INNOVA and SEAV, aims to offer an answer to these questions. Continue reading