The applications of optical 3D metrology are manifold. Read more about where Alicona optical 3D metrology is still used.
"When investigating human or animal bones, we usually face rather difficult surfaces that show very steep flanks. Also, weapons or synthetics with reflecting metals were difficult to view and measure before we worked with InfiniteFocus. It is the perfect tool to measure in a high resolution even with difficult surface conditions.“
René Pietermann, Forensic Scientist, Nederlands Forensisch Insituut