Object of archaeological excavations since 2012, the roman villa of Horta da Torre in Fronteira, Portugal, has revealed a good number of well preserved structures with solutions that make it a unicum, a place with no parallel identified until this moment. The room of considerable size with a stibadium, with a double apse, was the place […]Read more "The roman villa of Horta da Torre"
For the third year in a row, Portugal held the Virtual Archaeology Symposium, this time in Évora after the successful experiences in Montemor-o-Novo and Alfarela de Jales. Besides the more traditional conference day, the Virtual Archaology Symposium held a Marathon where archaeology, history and virtualization experts produced a virtual reconstruction in just 3 days. The […]Read more "Tourega Balneum"
In a partnership between our company Cromeleque (firstname.lastname@example.org) and GEODRONE (email@example.com) we present the virtual reconstruction of the bridge of Nossa Senhora da Ajuda, on the Guadiana river, located between Spain and Portugal near Elvas and Olivença. Built by the order of King Manuel I of Portugal, between 1520 and 1521, the bridge faced ruin by […]Read more "Nossa Senhora da Ajuda Bridge Virtual Reconstruction"
Santa Maria do Bispo 3D v1.0 is a virtual reconstruction by Carlos Carpetudo and Gonçalo Lopes for Morbase, a Montemor-o-Novo’s Municipality initiative. Located nowadays in the west region of the Montemor-o-Novo’s Castle, the Igreja de Santa Maria do Bispo was established there in the first years of the 14th century. The first documented reference to it happens in […]Read more "Santa Maria do Bispo 3D v1.0 Virtual Reconstruction"
This curious technique was executed to lighten the weight of the filling of the dome. Also, between the pottery pieces, was laid a layer of clay and small pottery fragments.Read more "Pottery pieces discovered inside monasteries’ domes"
Virtual Archaeology and 3D representation of historical/archaeological sites is evolving into more scientific working methodologies. For this much is owed to César Figueiredo and Pablo Aparício Resco on the creation of a new tool: the Scale Depicting Historical/Archaeological Evidence.Read more "A Color Scale that has changed the way archaeologists look at 3D Modelling"
On this project, we proposed ourselves to 3D reconstruct the Chapter Room of the mosteiro de Santo António de Lisboa, in Montemor-o-Novo, Portugal. This was a project made for the Morbase site, a Public Archaeology iniciative from the Montemor-o-Novo Municipality. This 3D reconstruction also made it’s way into an online exhibit on the same site which […]Read more "The Chapter Room Virtual Reconstruction"