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It's hard to believe, but we are in the last month of the summer. I don't count September. A
very successful business person that I was once partners with liked to tell me that he made all
of his money for the year after Labor Day. That would be nice. Just a quick note to congratulate
Justin Barton, a frequent contributor to LiDAR News on his new position with Leica GeoSystems.
If you are looking for something different Ashley Richter is part of a new initiative called
Open Access Antiquarianism
As the name implies she is working to make digital preservation data in its raw form available to
the public via many mediums, including fabric and furniture. It's an ambitious and exciting
project as she explains in her article. Kudos for thinking way outside the box.
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We?ve all been there. An important customer meeting has finally been scheduled, and a
presentation is needed. As usual, you feel there?s a lot of information to be communicated. The
outline is rote. You have files upon files of other similar presentations. Simply pick a few
charts from here, and a few more from there. Pretty soon, a deck of more than 30 slides is in
place. The title chart just needs to be updated, and a bit of shuffling is ...
Check out our video of the week, hand-picked by our editorial team:
The Aurora Extreme Heavy Lifter
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New Articles from the LiDAR News team...
Mobile LIDAR Guidelines
(NCHRP 15-44) E-learning Website: Michael Olsen ? In early 2013 the Mobile
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effective adoption of mobile LIDAR for transportation agencies. These guidelines build on an
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This section is an update about LiDAR conferences, training, seminars, webinars and other
relevant events. Feel free to make a suggestion for future consideration.
- Berlin, Germany: October 7-9
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