STRIVING FOR GOLD AT TOKYO OLYMPICS
This case starts with two well-known brands in the world of cycling – Pinarello and Hardskin. Together these two companies are responsible for supplying the Italian national team with all the necessary equipment. Pinarello is an official supplier of bicycles and Hardskin produces sportswear. As the Tokyo Olympics 2021 approached, Pinarello...
FIGHT A REAL CHAMPION. USING 3D SCANNER TO CREATE A VIDEO GAME
A company called Fora Robotics used Calibry 3D scanner to create a digital copy of a person for a mobile game. The company works in the field of robotics and digital technologies. It’s new and ambitious project is to digitize real people and upload them into a game where anyone can control their own avatar. The "Fight for Yourself" or simply "FFY"...
Fighting aerodynamic drag with a 3d scanner
Aerodynamic drag is the biggest force slowing down an athlete during a race and the biggest contributor to this force is the rider themselves. It has been estimated that around 80% of the total drag is generated by an athlete. Moreover, the aerodynamic drag increases with speed, so the rider is forced to apply more effort to push through the air.
Tips and tricks to scanning a human body
We are frequently asked by orthopedic manufacturers how to scan a human body properly. Are there any special dos and don’ts we would recommend? Well, scanning a human doesn’t differ much from scanning a sculpture, but there are best practices to follow. It is important to remember that during scanning...