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Latest laser scanning trends spotlighted by Leica Geosystems' Geoff Jacobs

August 2012 issue of GeoSpatial World magazine
The August 2012 issue of GeoSpatial World magazine features a 4-page article on the latest trends in laser scanning, written by Leica Geosystems Sr VP, Strategic Marketing, Geoff Jacobs. The article details specific advances in laser scanners and point cloud software, plus specific "market pull" factors that have led to the current rapid adoption of the technology and its mainstream use in certain areas.
Examples are cited based on Leica Geosystems HDS user presentations given at Hexagon 2012. The article also identifies the hottest new applications and market segments; many of these were simply hopeful "visions" and ideas when the technology was first introduced in 1998, but are now fully commercially viable and enjoying "rapid growth" status.