What's the best 3D scanner? Check out our buyer's guide to the best 3D scanners (DIY, handheld, desktop, and tripod mountable), plus an introduction to 3D scanning technologies.
3D scanning doesn't have to be expensive. Make yourself an affordable, yet accurate 3D scanner. Choose the option that suits you best from this list of the best 8 DIY 3D scanners
3D scanning technology has been around for a while, but upgrading your Kinect to have one at home? Yes, it's true! You can now have a Kinect 3D scanner without breaking the bank.
Open-source 3D scanning brings the technology to the masses, making it cost-effective and customizable. Check out our favorite open-source 3D scanners for 2019!
Shining 3D has released the Einscan Pro 2X 3D scanner and ExScan Pro software, ushering in the next-generation of seamless 3D scanning solutions. Let's review the specs.
Don't you ever wish you could 3D scan something instead of modeling it from scratch? Well, you can! With an ordinary camera and some clever software, you can have your own 3D scanner camera.
The EinScan-SE from Shining 3D is our winter 2018/19 pick for "Best Value 3D Scanner". Check out our review to find out why it offers excellent value for money.
3D printing creates a physical object from a 3D model. 3D scanning creates a 3D model from a physical object. They are the yin to the other's yang. Read on to find the best 3D scanner for your 3D printer so you can close the loop and recreate objects all day long.
Shining 3D has released the Einscan Pro 2X Plus professional-grade handheld 3D scanner and ExScan Pro software, ushering in the next-generation of seamless 3D scanning solutions. Let's review the specs.
3D body scanners are revolutionizing industries that thrive on customization. Their process picks up thousands of data points for a holistic picture of their scanned objects.
The Matter and Form 3D Scanner V2 (MFS1V2) is our 3D scanner Budget Pick in 2019. Check out our review to see if it's the scanner of your dreams or if you're better off saving up for a fancier model.
When it comes to modeling a real life object, designing it from scratch isn't always the best path. Let's take a look at 3D scanners!
The arrangement takes four images at the same time to create a 3D model of the object. A creator on Hackaday has developed a novel scanner which can instantly capture a 3D surface. Going by the name ‘Jolar’, the developer has been busy refining his 3D scanner project from Oxford Hackspace.
The Peel 1 by Peel 3D is a professional-grade handheld 3D scanning system that is incredibly cost-effective and has a quirky design. Review the specs and price to see if it's the right 3D scanner for you.
The Artec Eva is a professional handheld structured light 3D scanner. Let's review its specs.
Apple uses four tiny sensors in the iPhone X for it facial recognition system called FaceID. But there’s much more to it.
You can now 3D scan your face using Sony's 3D Creator, add a hat using MyMiniFactory's new app and 3D print the whole thing with a few simple clicks.