Cultural Heritage Science Open Source, CHSOS
CHSOS develops, provides and disseminates innovative and affordable methods for the examination and documentation of art and archaeology objects.
CHSOS serves an international community of private collectors, art professionals and cultural institutions.
CHSOS is a non-governmental initiative and it is sustained solely by a transnational community which requires our products and services:
- Scientific examination of works of art for collectors, conservators and appraisers.
- Training programs on scientific examination of works of art for art collectors, conservators, art historians and appraisers.
- Tools for photographers, conservators and conservation scientists interested in technical examination of works of art.
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CHSOS is directed by Dr. Antonino Cosentino, PhD Physics scientist with passion for art and archaeology
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Services and Products
Technical Examination for Art and Archaeology
- 3D Scanning(4)
- Field Projects(2)
- Infrared Reflectography (IRR)(12)
- Meet me(11)
- Multispectral Imaging (MSI)(14)
- On-site art examination(24)►
- Photographic Tools(7)►
- Pigments Checker(9)
- Technical Photography (TP)(60)►