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January 2015

Great! Training and TECHNART in April

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Great opportunity! CHSOS has scheduled its April Training program close to TECHNART  conference in Catania, Sicily. Participants while in Catania can also enjoy TECHNART, an international conference on Non-destructive and microanalytical techniques in art and cultural heritage. “The aim of TECHNART 2015 is to provide a scientific forum to present and promote the use of analytical spectroscopy [...]

Great! Training and TECHNART in April 2016-10-17T16:33:10+00:00

December 2014

Training for the Cyprus Institute

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Just delivered a training program for a researcher of the prestigious Cyprus Institute -Science and Technology in Archaeology Research Center (STARC) and Imaging Center for Archaeology and Cultural Heritage (ICACH). Next training program is scheduled Feb 2-5 2015 and booking is available until Dec 31st. INFO HERE. The next training will enjoy the collaboration with PixelTeq [...]

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October 2014

Training a mural painting conservator and an architectural photographer

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Just finished the 5-days training program for two staff of the HERCULES laboratory - University of Evora, Portugal. Milene Gil, a conservator specialized in mural paintings and Manuel Ribeiro, a professional photographer expert in the documentation of historical and modern architecture. Their training was funded by the PRIM'ART project (Portugal Rediscovering Mural Art)  (FCT PTDC/CPC-EAT/4769/2012). The [...]

Training a mural painting conservator and an architectural photographer 2017-02-10T09:50:01+00:00

Testimonials World Map

2016-10-17T16:33:18+00:00

CHSOS has celebrated 2 years. The first post dated back to October 11th 2012. CHSOS mission is to promote innovative, affordable and sustainable technologies for art examination and documentation publishing 116 posts and 9 publications on open access journals. If you are a follower and you got help regarding your studies or your work from [...]

Testimonials World Map 2016-10-17T16:33:18+00:00

SHARE your Training program with CHSOS!

2016-10-17T16:33:18+00:00

CHSOS is launching the Shared Training option.  So far, you could request and schedule a training program at your best convenience at the CHSOS studio in Sicily or you could request it in your location. Though, students and some professionals cannot afford the total fee of a full 5 day program on their own.  CHSOS [...]

SHARE your Training program with CHSOS! 2016-10-17T16:33:18+00:00

September 2014

We made the cover story! Discovered Frescoes in Sicily

2016-10-17T16:33:19+00:00

Just published on the free online magazine, Archeomatica, 2, 2014. This paper presents the discovery of these frescoes and their examination performed with technical photography, XRF, and FORS (Fiber Optics Reflectance Spectroscopy).  This paper steams from a collaboration that CHSOS has had  with University of California San Diego (XRF spectroscopy) and GHT Photonics (FORS spectroscopy) [...]

We made the cover story! Discovered Frescoes in Sicily 2016-10-17T16:33:19+00:00

August 2014

New Master Thesis on Low-cost Multispectral Imaging

2016-10-17T16:33:21+00:00

Camilla Perondi took a training course on multispectral imaging  last year and just recently she got her master degree in Science for the Conservation-Restoration of Cultural Heritage. I was her co-supervisor for her thesis “2D and 3D documentation, digital preservation and valorization of cultural objects using Digital Single-Lens Reflex cameras”.  She presented as case studies the art [...]

New Master Thesis on Low-cost Multispectral Imaging 2016-10-17T16:33:21+00:00

July 2014

Arduino for Panoramic Infrared Reflectography

2016-10-17T16:33:29+00:00

For those who take the 5 days train­ing course on multispectral imaging and technical 2D and 3D photographic methods  can be provided on request an Arduino programmed circuit board for Panoramic Infrared Reflectography. The Arduino solution was proposed in this post “Panoramic Infrared Reflectography. Arduino electronics”.  The panoramic method was introduced in the post “Panoramic Infrared [...]

Arduino for Panoramic Infrared Reflectography 2016-10-17T16:33:29+00:00

Belgian Association of Conservators Bulletin – Panoramic Multispectral Imaging

2016-10-17T16:33:30+00:00

Just published “Panoramic Multispectral Imaging: Training and Case studies” on the Belgian Association of conservators Bulletin, 2nd Trimester, pp 7-11, 2014. David Laine, the Bulletin vice-president and painting conservator at Iparc cvba, told me that they were preparing an interesting issue on different kinds of analyses in conservation. This encouraged me to submit a paper [...]

Belgian Association of Conservators Bulletin – Panoramic Multispectral Imaging 2016-10-17T16:33:30+00:00