Tag: Reconstruction

Secret Lives of Medieval Books

An interesting article was published in the University News yesterday, looking at how the physical interaction people had with medieval books can offer an insight in to why and how they were using them. A fascinating glimpse into medieval life – could be useful background for some of the MSc project work on the Cathedral over the summer. Read more →

Explore the Cathedral

In response to a number of requests, Iain has provided a link and further information to allow everyone to experience the reconstruction.Explore the Cathedral today http://virtualworlds.cs.st-andrews.ac.uk/cathedral/login.php Read more →

Virtual Worlds at Sensation

The virtual worlds group will be demonstrating their reconstruction of St Andrews Cathedral, and other on-going projects, at Sensation, in Dundee, this Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Iain and Alan were captured on film setting up the technology earlier this afternoon.     Find out more from the Sensation Website What’s On Section. Read more →

Open Virtual Worlds

The Open Virtual Worlds blog is now live! Open Virtual Worlds are multi-user 3D environments within which users are represented by the proxy of an avatar. They are similar to multi-player computer games but differ in the important respect that their appearance, interactive characteristics, content and purpose are all programmable. In addition they can act as a portal for organising… Read more →