3-D Printing A Masterwork For Your Living Room

3-D Printing A Masterwork For Your Living Room
October 11, 2013
http://www.npr.org/blogs/alltechconsidered/2013/10/11/231450884/3-d-printing-a-masterwork-for-your-living-room

You may never be able to get to Italy to see Michelangelo’s David — but advances in 3-D printing technology are making it possible for you to create an almost perfect replica.

It’s an idea that Cosmo Wenman is hoping will catch on.

“It gets a little exhausting and monotonous after the 500th photo,” he says.

Wenman needs a lot of photos because he wants to create what’s called a 3-D scan, and that requires getting all the detail.

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