Typical Workflows, Documentation Approaches and Principles of 3D Digital Reconstruction of Cultural Heritage

  • Mieke Pfarr-HarfstEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10025)


Three-dimensional, scholarly computer models are part of digital cultural heritage. As such, they should be considered as a medium of communication and put under the scrutiny of academic research. Starting by outlining the background to the Author’s research, specific topics such as typologies of three-dimensional models, their use in scholarship and relevant work processes are considered in detail. Based on current studies and investigation of working processes, a definition of typology terms and guidelines are discussed.


Cultural heritage Digital reconstruction Workflows Guidelines Working process 



The authors gratefully acknowledge the support of the European Cooperation in Science and Technology, the COST Action TD1201 “Colour and Space in Cultural Heritage” (


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Technische Universität Darmstadt, Digital DesignDarmstadtGermany

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