Workshop 2019

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limited to 15 people
Cost $100 (students), $200 (other)
Breakfast and Lunch included


Summer 2019 Workshop
Spectral Imaging in Cultural Heritage

July 22nd to July 24th 2019

Rochester Institute of Technology
University of Rochester

The R-CHIVE workshop aims to share knowledge gained through years or working in the field of cultural heritage imaging and imaging science.

Workshop agenda highlights:

Essential Overviews:

  • Primary modalities used in field
  • basics of spectral imaging
  • Basics of image processing
  • Timelines of materials and inks

Hands-On Workshops:

  • Create palimpsest and image with basic spectral system – to understand fundamentals of spectra and imaging system
  • Image (own) manuscript leaf with high-end multispectral system
  • Basic image processing
  • Advanced image processing


  • Current systems available in the field
  • What’s next after imaging and processing
  • Bringing cultural heritage imaging into the classroom

Attendees are encouraged to bring their own damaged/ palimpsested/ faded leaf or fragment for imaging and image analysis. Please contact us to discuss object before attending.

Please contact us with any questions.