You definitely need to see this full-sized 3D scan of the Titanic

Titanic 3D scan; a 3D model of the real Titanic

A new life-sized 3D scan of the wreck of the Titanic really has to be seen to be believed. Created from hundreds of thousands of images this full-sized 3D model is giving historians new details on how this tragedy happened.

The secrets of 3D scanning aren't new but to create this incredible model of the Titanic, to its original size, the deep water experts at Magellan Ltd spent over 200 hours and created more than 700,000 images, working 3,800m (12,500ft) below the sea's surface.

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Ian Dean
Editor, Digital Arts & 3D

Ian Dean is Editor, Digital Arts & 3D at Creativebloq, and the former editor of many leading magazines. These titles included ImagineFX, 3D World and leading video game title Official PlayStation Magazine. In his early career he wrote for music and film magazines including Uncut and SFX. Ian launched Xbox magazine X360 and edited PlayStation World. For Creative Bloq, Ian combines his experiences to bring the latest news on AI, digital art and video game art and tech, and more to Creative Bloq, and in his spare time he doodles in Procreate, ArtRage, and Rebelle while finding time to play Xbox and PS5. He's also a keen Cricut user and laser cutter fan, and is currently crafting on Glowforge and xTools M1.