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Point Clouds in Revit

What is a Point Cloud?

A point cloud is a digital representation of existing space in three dimensions. It is created by laser scanning existing buildings, spaces and structures, linking hundreds of thousands of such spatial coordinate ‘points’ together . The 3D map of points (often overlaid with a colour photographs) rendition of the points) and is then imported them into specialist software which can interface with our 3D building modelling systems.

Point Cloud - RGB
The above view is a point cloud, overlaid with photographic imagery

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