App - View from the Train

As part of the Year of Natural Scotland 2013 celebrating Scotland's wildlife and landscapes, CMC designed and produced a series of audio guides and a mobile phone App covering major rail routes in Scotland.

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Research - 3D ICONS

The CMC team are a key member in 3D ICONS, a project which brings together partners from across Europe with the relevant expertise to digitise in 3D architectural and archaeological monuments and buildings.

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Science centre - Birr Castle

CMC have produced a new incarnation of the Galleries of Discovery, providing an educational facility that sparks visitors' interest, showing fascinating discoveries in astronomy, photography and engineering.

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Baymore-mooring

Planning a new open collections store on North Uist

Comann Eachdraich Uibhist a Tuath (CEUT) CMC has been working with the CEUT to review their storage requirements. Their intention is to develop a new store that will facilitate open storage and increase public access to and use of their collection. Existing shared  storage facilities are simply not ideal for public access. Above all they do not

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Railway Preservation Society of Ireland

CMC are delighted to announce that we have been awarded the contract to deliver the multimedia experience for the new railways museum planned at the RPSI (Railway Preservation Society of Ireland) in Whitehead, Northern Ireland. We have had the pleasure of working with the team at Whitehead on two previous occasions and look forward to

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Kings Day 2

Global Open Storytelling Platform

We attended the ‘kick-off’ meeting of GOSTEP at the Amsterdam headquarters of Izi-Travel (seen here). All went very well with lots of positive discussion from our Russian, Dutch and Italian partners, however, only the Dutch knew what was going to happen next. This massive party was not in celebration of our new project, instead it seems

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GOSTEP – Global Open Storytelling Platform

CMC along with lead partner IZI-TEQ have secured Eurostars funding to enable a two-year long project to develop their Global Open Storytelling Platform. The funds will assist with the creation of high quality story driven tours guides specifically targeted at local communities and the heritage sector. The project will focus on the creation of user-friendly,

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Elgin Cathedral medieval stones interactive

Historic Environment Scotland has opened a new exhibition at Elgin Cathedral displaying a selection of the carved medieval stones uncovered from the ruins in the 1800s by a local shoemaker. CMC Associates has produced an interactive touch screen display that allows users to discover stories and themes as well as a detailed exploration of the

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Wildlife interactive iPad

Hawick Museum

In preparation for their new season opening on Sunday CMC serviced the museums multimedia installations. On the first floor three iPads enable visitors to explore the history and wildlife of Wilton Park with a rich collection of images, archive film and nature sounds. In the foyer a large interactive touchscreen offers a virtual tour of

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Filming the evening roost, Montrose Basin

The Joy of Digiscoping

On Monday we spent the day with colleagues from the Scottish Wildlife Trust at Montrose Basin (many thanks for the hot coffee!). We were experimenting with video ‘digiscoping’ as a means of adding value to the current displays. Good results were achieved using low cost HD webcams on quite basic telescopes, so it is already

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