Detailed and recurring 3D reconstructions of artificial reef structures using photogrammetry techniques to improve monitoring of the health and function of coral reef ecosystems.
Fusing the science of photogrammetry, passion for the underwater world and 3D modeling technology.
Methodology and toolset consisting of a reference framework for recording and measuring, 3D modeling application, specially designed scale markers and optimized photography gear.
Our team includes field specialists such as highly experienced divers, photographers and 3D modeling and reconstruction experts.
TRUE TO SCALE
3D model of deployed artificial reef structures that can be used for research and presentations.
DATA FOR RESEARCH
to measure the habitat complexity of the artificial reef and determine how the reef architecture affects reef organisms such as invertebrates and fish as well as coral growth.
of artificial reef structure over time for by subsequent surveys under similar
for conservation efforts and evolution of artificial structures .
SURVEY TECHNIQUE AND OUTCOME
Noninvasive investigative technique
Cost effective approach
Assessment of underwater structures and ecosystems
Immediately comparable epoch datasets
High spatial resolution that can be scaled up to higher levels of biological organization
Accurate representation down to 1mm