A Survey of Historic Buildings in Sivrihisar Using Advanced Technologies

Lana Kudumovic, Mine Esmer

© 2022 Lana Kudumovic, published by UIKTEN. This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International. (CC BY-NC 4.0).

Citation Information: SAR Journal. Volume 5, Issue 4, Pages 222-229, ISSN 2619-9955,, December 2022.

Received: 18 November 2022.
Revised:   17 December 2022.
Accepted: 21 December 2022.
Published: 26 December 2022.


The built heritage is one of the most valuable reminiscences of the human past. It is constantly in danger of being lost or irreversibly altered in the current time due to various impacts of our daily activities. Therefore, there is a continuing need to document still standing historic fabrics and associated structures Afterward, sound decisions are possible to be undertaken and mistakes avoided. Advantage of our time is availability of new technologies which enable precise and fast record generation. This paper aims to give an overview and discuss the application of new technologies in historic buildings survey, in particularly 3d laser scanning, drone recording and 3D modeling using digital photos, which are applied in conservation master studio at Fatih Sultan Mehmet Vakif University in Istanbul, and its benefits and significance for the advancement of education in the future.

Keywords – conservation studio, built heritage, 3d recording.


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