Egyptian Mummies from the British Museum: Exploring Ancient Lives

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Egyptian Mummies from the British Museum: Exploring Ancient Lives

With more than 850 000 visitors in four months at the Hong Kong Science Center, exhibition “Egyptian Mummies from the British Museum: Exploring Ancient Lives” continues its international  Asian tour at the National Palace Museum in Taipei, Taiwan from 14th of November 2017 to February 2018. Six Egyptian mummies with more than 200 artworks from the […]

3D scanning in Sweden

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3D scanning in Sweden

We made a 3D scanning mission with our swedish partner Interspectral to 3D scan a wide variety of artworks and artifacts nearby the Norköpping city: historical Vuitton trunks, outdoor Vikings carvings and a reliquary from the medieval era housed at the Linköpings Slotts- & Domkyrkomuseum. These 3D digitizations will provide to Swedish archeologists new opportunities to study […]

Eternal Life – Hong Kong Science Museum

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Eternal Life – Hong Kong Science Museum

In the past, the only way to investigate Egyptian mummies was to unwrap them, damaging their fragile remains. However, advances in sophisticated imaging techniques have allowed us to virtually explore their wrapped bodies, eliminating the need to disturb their coverings. This exhibition employs the latest Computerised Tomography (CT) scanning technology to study Egyptian mummies in […]

(Français) Musée Saint-Raymond Technologies 3D

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(Français) Musée Saint-Raymond Technologies 3D

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(Français) Mission en Afrique du Sud

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(Français) Mission en Afrique du Sud

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Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives

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Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives

IMA Solutions worked for one year with the British Museum’s Egypt & Sudan department team to make the 3D interactive visualizations of the “Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives” exhibition opening the 10 of December 2016 until the 27 of April 2017 at Powerhouse Museum of Sydney. Visitors will be able to explore in 3D six Egyptian mummies from the British Museum collection to discover life, death and […]

British Museum – Scanning Sobek

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British Museum – Scanning Sobek

Now on display at British Museum’s Room 3 from 10 of December 2015 to 21 of February 2016 is the biggest ever CT scanned egyptian mummy crocodile. Meet with “Sobek”, the British Museum’s 4 meters long mummy crocodile and its size to size 3D virtual avatar to discover what’s hidden inside. IMA Solutions was in […]

Museum Toulouse – Les Savanturiers

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Museum Toulouse – Les Savanturiers

For the exhibition “Les Savanturiers” of Museum  Toulouse (October 2015 – June 2016), IMA Solutions made the 3D virtual reconstruction of the Lion Panthera leo spelea from the 3D scan of its skeleton housed at the Toulouse Natural History Museum. In the interactive area called ‘The Ship” made by Les MACHINES à IMAGES, visitors will come face to face with […]

Musée de la Révolution Française

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Musée de la Révolution Française

For the return of Napoleon from Elba Island 200th anniversary, we made a 3D scan of the Napoleon Horseback monument for the Musée de la Révolution Française in Vizille, France. Made in bronze by sculptor Emmanuel Frémiet in 1867, the sculpture is visible at the Laffrey village not far away from Grenoble city. You can […]

Museum of Toulouse – 3D Jenny Haniver

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Museum of Toulouse – 3D Jenny Haniver

A Jenny Haniver is the carcass of a ray or a skate which has been modified and subsequently dried, resulting in a grotesque preserved specimen. One suggestion for the origin of the term was the French phrase jeune d’Anvers (‘young [person] of Antwerp’). British sailors “cockneyed” this description into the personal name “Jenny Hanvers”. They […]

Musée du Louvre Lens

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Musée du Louvre Lens

Discover the new Musée du Louvre Lens temporary exhibition “Animals and Pharaohs” from 5th of December 2014  to 9th of March 2015 for which IMA Solutions created a 3D interactive app in collaboration with Tataragne Interactive and Tridilogy companies to explore virtually 6 animal mummies from Ancient Egypt. The audience will be able to explore virtually the mummies to […]

Musée Arles Antique – 3D scanning

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Musée Arles Antique – 3D scanning

IMA Solutions started 3D scanning the collections of the Musée Départemental Arles Antique. This project is intended to provide to the audience 3D visualisations of the artworks and for conservative purposes. These 3D digitalizations will be implemented in the new upcoming digital media strategy of the Museum.

British Museum – “Ancient Lives – New Discoveries” exhibition

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British Museum – “Ancient Lives – New Discoveries” exhibition

“Ancient Lives – New Discoveries” British Museum’s exhibition is extended until 19th of April 2015. Think you know mummies? Think again… This exhibition will introduce you to eight people from ancient Egypt and Sudan whose bodies have been preserved, either naturally or by deliberate embalming. Using the latest technology, the exhibition will unlock hidden secrets […]

Montréal-du-Gers – 3D Scanning

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Montréal-du-Gers – 3D Scanning

Discovered in 1987 and supervised by the Museum de Toulouse, the paleontological site of Montreal-du-Gers is one of the major paleontological site discovered from a century in France. Datation is 17 millions years ago. On the site are many animal fossils. Since its discovery, thousands of fossils have been excavated, more than 90 species of […]

Musée des Beaux-Arts & Archéologie de Besançon

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Musée des Beaux-Arts & Archéologie de Besançon

IMA Solutions was in charge of all the 3D digital media production of the “La momie aux amulettes” exhibition understanding: The CAT scan datas analysis of the two Egyptian mummies « Seramon » and « Anhkpakhered ». The data processing of the two Egyptian mummies CAT scan datasets understanding the segmentation of the different tissues (bandages, soft tissues, bones, amulets,…). […]

Musée Saint-Raymond – 3D scanning

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Musée Saint-Raymond – 3D scanning

IMA Solutions performed several 3D scanning acquisitions of the Roman era collection from the Musée Saint-Raymond in Toulouse. These 3D acquisitions gave us the opportunity to test and confirm concepts of virtual realignments of artworks fragments. These 3D acquisitions are also used for conservation purposes. Also, we made a 3D down sized replica of the […]

South Africa – Cradle of Humankind – Little Foot

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South Africa – Cradle of Humankind – Little Foot

Since January 2009, IMA Solutions made several 3D scanning missions in South Africa on the Sterkfontein and Kromdraai archeological sites. These sites are part of the “Cradle of Humankind” UNESCO site. These expeditions are conducted in collaboration with Pr. José Braga from CNRS FRE 2960 Bioanthropology laboratory, Pr. Ron Clark from Witswatersrand University, geologist Laurent […]

Musée Fenaille – 3D scanning

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Musée Fenaille – 3D scanning

Musée Fenaille in Rodez: the most important collection of statues-menhir in France. IMA Solutions performed the 3D scanning without contact acquisitions of several statues-mehir of the Musée Fenaille collection in Rodez. These acquisitions have been made at an accuracy of 0.1 mm with realtime texture grabbing. The generated 3D models can be used in many applications: 3D interactive […]

Museum de Toulouse: 3D scanning

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Museum de Toulouse: 3D scanning

IMA Solutions performed 3D scanning acquisitions of several fossils and bones from the Museum de Toulouse using xray tomography and surface scanning. These 3D high definition acquisitions give the opportunity to the researchers of the museum to perform 3D dimensional measurements and structural analysis. The generated 3D models are also used to produce interactives and […]

British Museum – Mummy: Secrets of the tomb

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British Museum – Mummy: Secrets of the tomb

Produced in 2008, the British Museum’s exhibition “Mummy: The Inside Story – Secrets of the Tomb” pushes the limits of 3D visualization. The exhibition, housing more than 100’s of ancient artifacts from the Egyptian collection explore the life and death of the priest Nesperennub. The opening of the exhibition is a 20 minutes 3D stereoscopic […]

Discovery Channel – Meet the Elephant Man

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Discovery Channel – Meet the Elephant Man

IMA Solutions pushs the limits of 3D to make come back to life virtually Joseph Carrey Merrick aka “The Elephant Man” using new technologies like 3D scanning digitalization, xray tomography or even 3D biomechanic simulations to create the 3D shots of this 90′ Discovery Channel documentary. > Look at Elephant Man’s autopsy,the 3D model production  Synopsis: “Just […]

Muséum de Toulouse – Préhistoire[s]:l’enquête

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Muséum de Toulouse – Préhistoire[s]:l’enquête

«Préhistoire[s] :l’enquête» exhibition from Museum de Toulouse is changing the visitor to a CSI expert. The visitor is send back in time on a crime scene from the Mesolithic era: the Teviec sepulture. Following thematic areas (environment, anthropology, DNA,…), the visitor will find clues to resolve the crime scene and understand how people were living during […]

Saint-Front de Domme cave- 3D scanning

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Saint-Front de Domme cave- 3D scanning

We made the 3D scanning of the engraved mammoth of the Saint-Front de Domme cave in Dordogne to make a scale 1 to 1 replica for the exhibition “Giants from Ice Age” at Parc de la Préhistoire de Tarascon. This replica shows the importance of animal representation in art during Prehistory. The high definition 3D […]

Acropolis Museum – 3D scanning

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Acropolis Museum – 3D scanning

The 5th of December 2011, Real Fusio and the Acropolis Museum, with technical support, 3D scanners and know-how from IMA Solutions, made 3D digitalizations of masterpieces from the Archaic collection at a sub millimeter accuracy. The 3D models will be used for the CHESS project using augmented reality from Fraunhofer IGD. More about the CHESS project : CHESS Experience CHESS […]

Musée des Augustins – 3D scanning

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Musée des Augustins – 3D scanning

IMA Solutions 3D digitalized the “Méléagre” sculpture from german sculptor Philipp Jakob Scheffaeur. This digitalization can be used for 3D interactives or 3D physical replicas for blind people.