Category Archives: Video Fly Throughs

Blogs about Video Fly Throughs

Digital Heritage Installations

We’ve had a few people ask us how we present our digital fly-throughs of historic buildings and we realized that we’d not actually uploaded any images of installations in museum and visitor centre settings yet so here’s our Greyfriars animation … Continue reading

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Pembroke Historic Naval Dockyard Digital Reconstruction Launched

The Digital Building Heritage Group at De Montfort University were very pleased to be at Pembroke Dock 2014 in Pembroke South Wales, UK on Friday 10th and Saturday 11th January 2014 where Steffan (far left) from the DBHG launched the new … Continue reading

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Swannington Incline Railway Animation

Back in Leicester after the AHRC Showcase day in Edinburgh the Digital Building Heritage Group is releasing new videos onto YouTube. The first is the Swannington Inclined Railway which we have blogged about before here:( http://digitalbuildingheritage.our.dmu.ac.uk/2013/06/02/rain-steam-and-speed/ ) and includes an animated … Continue reading

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Riding the Rails – Visualising Leicester’s Historic Trams

We thought we’d give this development video of the work the Digital Building Heritage Group is doing for our AHRC Connected Community partners the Leicester Transport Heritage Trust an outing on the blog to show where we are going with … Continue reading

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Digital Building Heritage Group to work with Leicester City Council in successful £1.1M HLF Townscape Heritage Initiative Award

We were delighted with the news that Leicester City Council’s (LCC’s) bid to the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) for a major £1.1M Townscape Heritage Initiative (THI) grant for the Greyfriars area of the city has been successful in its first … Continue reading

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The Tixall Tudor Window Rebuilt (Virtually)

As we posted last month the DBHG have been working on the digital reconstruction for the The Haywood Society of a 16th century Tudor Window from Old Tixall Hall in Staffordshire, England as part of an AHRC and HLF funded collaborative … Continue reading

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3D Fly-Through of the Greyfriars Area of Leicester

Further work is being carried out by the DBHG on the 3D model of the historic Greyfriars area of Leicester. The first pass model is complete with all the major structures within the defined zone having their overall geometry resolved … Continue reading

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Virtual Roman Leicester – Dusting Off an Old Project

We thought we’d pull this one out of the archive because it contrasts well with the visualization work in the last post. In 2009 the Digital Building heritage group was commissioned to produce a complete digital reconstruction of Roman Leicester … Continue reading

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Large Scale 3D Digital Visualisation – what we did over the summer

So what has the Digital Building Heritage group been doing over the summer? While the students have been away the DBH has been pressing on at full speed with new animations of a wide area of the De Montfort University … Continue reading

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Video Fly-Through of the Sir John Moore School

After a hugely successful launch at the BBC’s Great British Story event in Appleby Magna at the beginning of July, the Digital Building Heritage group’s completed reconstruction of the “lost” 1693 Wren / Hawksmoor design for the Sir John Moore … Continue reading

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