D’Arcy Thompson Zoology Museum 3D - Penguin Skull

Micro CT scan of a penguin skull from the D’Arcy Thompson Zoology Museum at the University of Dundee.

Aptenodytes sp. - probably an Emperor Penguin. Length: 20cm. DUNUC 1803

Scanned with a Nikon XT H 225ST micro CT scanner. The resulting file is exported as an stl. and imported in to Zbrush. Texture is added from photographs using the Spotlight function and Polypainting.

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