Science and education 3D models

Scanned using Artec 3D technology
Eva HD
Giraffe skull 3D model

When it comes to digitizing such fragile historical artifacts as bones, skeletons, and skulls of rare creatures, be it a dinosaur, a mammoth, or ancient human remains, 3D data quality is key.

Leo HD
Goat skull 3D model

If you zoom in real close to this goat skull, you may end up immersed in incredible detail for longer than the two minutes it took to scan with the new 2022 Artec Leo.

Eva HD
Lobster HD 3D model

Every stretch of salty exoskeleton, legs, and antennae has been lovingly captured in high-resolution color 3D and reborn in the digital realm.

Alligator tail 3D model

They say that Nature is the perfect designer, and if you could ask Mr. Stubbs about this, he’d probably agree with you.

S. Spider
Bat-eared fox skull 3D model

This small and fragile skull of a bat-eared fox was scanned with Artec Space Spider. While the model looks complicated, there were no challenging areas to scan.

Beetle 3D model

A small beetle scanned in meticulous detail with Artec Micro serves as an example of what photo texturing can do for your 3D model (hint: brilliant color and texture quality).

S. Spider
Bovine heart 3D model

The main difficulty with scanning internal organs is that they are soft and change shape when flipped, making it difficult to combine scans made from different sides.

Damaliscus Korrigum 3D model

A beautiful skull of an African antelope, captured with Eva in two scans: the front and the back. These were then automatically aligned in Artec Studio.

Fish 3D model

A fish can be tricky to scan, since it's body geometry changes when you turn it over to scan the other side, unless it's frozen (and in this case it was not).

S. Spider
Flower 3D model

Scanning this flower with Artec Space Spider was fairly easy — one just needed to be mindful of  perspective change in geometry of the petals once the object was turned over.

S. Spider
Hominid skull 3D model

The lightweight, handheld Artec Space Spider scanned more than 250 fragments of this 2-million-year-old hominid skull exactly how and where they were found.

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Large female cane toad 3D model

The intricate geometry of the frog’s skin was captured by Artec Spider in just 6 minutes! The model was scanned in two passes.

Miss Lucy, aka "Scoots" 3D model

Lucy, a 7-month-old puppy, was tired during her scan. Late one evening, after a full day, Lucy jumped onto an ottoman, ready to snooze. Thus a perfect Leo scanning moment appeared!

Mr. Wilson, aka "Bamboozle" 3D model

Wilson, a 7-year-old Ivory Lab, is very food-motivated. Without an ample supply of treats, this scan wouldn’t have happened.

S. Spider
Mushroom (pleurotus eryngii) 3D model

This pleurotus eryngii mushroom was very easy to scan due to its size and thickness.

S. Spider
Product part 3D model

Product part made of plastic. Scanning time was around 5 minutes, and post-processing took about 20 minutes. This is a good example of fast reverse engineering.

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Puffer Fish 3D model

A taxidermy porcupine fish, scanned with Space Spider. A somewhat challenging object due to its semi-translucent skin and difficult geometry.

S. Spider
Sea shell 3D model

Even though the sea shell has complex geometrical curves and arms, its surface was easily captured with Artec Spider.

Spinal bone  3D model

Although being slightly bigger than the original, this object still disproves the myth that Eva is only suitable for large objects.

Squirrel skull 3D model

This diminutive skull's 55mm length, 26mm height, and 34mm width, together with its ample degree of geometric complexity, made it a fine choice for scanning with Micro.

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Starfish 3D model

The object has a lot of fine geometry and small complex sections for scanning.

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Stegosaurus Skeleton 3D model

The Stegosaurus from the Denver museum of the Nature and Science is more than 26 feet long and over nine feet tall.

The Kensington Runestone 3D model

Eva was used to scan the entire stone, resulting in a superb digital replica, while Space Spider scanned the runes themselves, for a deeper view of the engraving marks and the surrounding stone, after which all scans were combined into one final model.

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Turkana Boy 3D model

Just like the Fox Skull, Turkana Boy skull consisted of two separate parts that were scanned separately, and aligned afterwards.

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Pike fish head 3D model

A precise scan was created with Spider in just 6 minutes, with 25 minutes of processing time, including texturing.