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Augmented Architecture

To participate in an on-site, augmented architecture experience, follow these three steps:

  1. Download the Matterport 3D Showcase
  2. Create a free online Matterport account.
  3. Search for the building address or the case sensitive Model ID number listed on the CSU and Sterling web pages below.

For more details visit the 3D Showcase for iOS App Overview.

*Compatible only with iOS 11.0 or later.

We would like to hear from you about how this page benefits you. Please take the 2-minute online survey to share your use of the CSU–AVL project. For any questions pertaining to the CSU–AVL project, please email Dr. Maria Delgado at maria.delgado@colostate.edu.

Research intern Emmalyne Axtell identifies transparency film of CSU historic architectural building floor plans at CSU’s Morgan Library’s Archives & Special Collections. Photo credit: Dr. Maria Delgado

Research intern Sara Bovaird captures 3D imagery using the Matterport Pro2 3D Camera on the Logan County Courthouse building rooftop in Sterling, Colorado. Photo credit: Dr. Maria Delgado

Project Background

Dr. Maria Delgado’s research initiative developed the page to intersect technology and architectural history to educate the public. Dr. Delgado’s 2021 research team is comprised of two research interns. CSU’s Extension Office and the COVID-19 Teaching & Research Student Employment Initiative funded the research internship positions. Under Dr. Delgado’s direction, the research interns engaged in (a) field data documentation by photographing the 3D buildings in their respective locations, (b) research and collection of historical data on the individual buildings, and (c) the embedding of data into Matterport live virtual tours to curate an educational experience.