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Overview

If you want to learn all you can about SCENE by watching videos, this is the article for you. Here we provide links to all the videos we can find about SCENE. Videos come from various sources including FARO Application Engineers and experts, FARO Technical Support Agents, and top consultants who use FARO software and devices in the field. 

Videos are alphabetically arranged in these categories. Just click a link to get to that category. After all, this is a long list! Also, you can use your browser's search feature to find what you are looking for on this page.

Featured Video

Whether you are installing SCENE for the first time or upgrading an existing installation, you will want to check out this 12-minute YouTube video to get all the details. FARO Application Engineer Si Horton helps you install SCENE and its software development kit (SDK), check the graphics card, and set initial options.

Compendium

Video/Link Description Article/Link
   
New Features
SCENE 6.1 New Features In this 25-minute video, FARO Application Engineer Si Horton demonstrates all the latest features of SCENE 6.1, including SCENE Capture and Process. SCENE News, Software Downloads, Manuals, and Technical Resources

Where can I download the latest and earlier versions of FARO SCENE software and Release Notes

Where can I download the latest and earlier versions of the FARO SCENE Training Manuals
SCENE 6.0 New Features In this 40-minute tutorial, FARO Application Engineer Si Horton shows you the new guided automation interface for getting immediate scan data processing results. See the latest new features that have been added to both the new and classic SCENE interface.

 
SCENE 5.5 New Features Part 1 In this 13-minute YouTube tutorial, watch FARO Application Engineer Si Horton showcase the enhanced and new features of SCENE 5.5, including create fly-to-point animation, align camera, level scans, delete all points inside or outside clipping boxes, export scan points or project to .FLS & .RCP files, cloud-to-cloud multiple pair-wise registration with inclinometer,  and loop closing with registration.  
SCENE 5.4 New Features Part 1 In this 13-minute tutorial, FARO Application Engineer Si Horton demonstrates SCENE 5.4 new features including the Level command, Adaptive Point Spacing, White Balance, Object Selection, and RCS Out, and Examine Mode.  
SCENE 5.4 New Features Part 2 In this 17-minute tutorial, FARO Application Engineer Si Horton demonstrates how to create SCENE Virtual Scans that can be uploaded to WebShare Cloud 1.7 for sharing and collaborating with scan data.  
   
Tech Tips
     
Area Measurement App Tracing Shapes to Take Measurements In this 10-minute tech-tip on YouTube, FARO Application Engineer Si Horton shows you how to install the Area Measurement App and use it to measure an area by tracing two-dimensional shapes, such as rectangles, triangles, trapezoids, planes, and alike. This App makes it very quick and intuitive to take measurements in SCENE. Where can I download the Scene Area Measurement App Manual
Automatically Colorize Scans Captured in Color In this 3-minute tutorial, a FARO trainer shows you how to verify that color pictures are associated with scans and how to apply color to a scan.  
PBS writes about FARO's Laser Scanner In this PBS news article with videos, reporter Nsikan Akpan shows how  SCENE and FARO's Laser Scanner has played an important role in creating virtual reality and supporting forensic reconstruction in crime scenes around the country.  
SDK Installation and Configuration with AutoDesk Recap In this 5-minute tech-tip on YouTube, FARO Application Engineer Si Horton shows you how to install and configure the SCENE Software Development Toolkit (SDK) so that you can easily use SCENE files with AutoDesk Recap or any other third-party software.  How do I install FARO SCENE SDK files
Video Pro App 1.0 Using Basic Features In this 17-minute tech-tip on YouTube, FARO Application Engineer Si Horton shows you how to install the SCENE Video App and use it to create a movie camera path that flies the viewer through your point cloud. This creates a very professional video presentation, putting your viewing audience virtually in the scene of your 3D scan where they explore following the camera path. Where can I download the SCENE Video App Manual
Video Pro App 1.1 New Features In this 14-minute tech-tip on YouTube, FARO Application Engineer Si Horton shows you how to use the new features of SCENE Video Pro App 1.1. This includes how to upgrade and using automatic path creation, drag and drop within the video path, placing watermarks, video or image output, and improved speed. Where can I download the SCENE Video App Manual
Volume Measurement App In this 16-minute tech-tip on YouTube, FARO Application Engineer Si Horton shows you how to install and use the SCENE Volume Measurement App. This App calculates volume based on traced two-dimensional shapes that define an area, planes that exist in your 3D scan, shapes and planes that you define on the fly, or an area measurement. Where can I download the SCENE Volume Measurement App Manual
   
Tutorials
     
Apply Filters to Improve Scan Quality In this 10-minute YouTube tutorial, a FARO trainer discusses best practices for applying filters to reduce noise in scan data, how filters work, and how to apply filters. How do I use the filters in SCENE to reduce scan data noise and increase quality
CAD Layered Layout Import and Export In this 12 minute YouTube tutorial,  FARO Application Engineer Si Horton demonstrates how to align the CAD layout, work with the CAD layered import feature, apply clipping boxes, and export the CAD layout to SCENE WebShare Cloud.  
Cloud-to-Cloud Targetless Registration In this 6 minute YouTube tutorial,  FARO Application Engineer Si Horton demonstrates how to work the cloud-to-cloud registration features without targets and with or without GPS information. Are there any tips on registering large data sets in FARO SCENE
Cloud-to-Cloud with Survey Control Grid In this 15 minute YouTube tutorial,  FARO Application Engineer Si Horton demonstrates how to work with a structure a project to allow cloud-to-cloud registration then targeted registration on to a survey control grid, both with single or multiple clusters.  
Combining Focus and Freestyle Data In this 8-minute YouTube tutorial, FARO Application Engineer Si Horton shows you how to combine the data captured using the Focus and the Freestyle in SCENE 5.4  
Different Ways to Register Scans In this 48-minute YouTube tutorial, FARO Application Engineer Si Horton shows you different techniques for registering scans in SCENE. Here is what you will learn.
  • How to use Correspondence View for Registration
  • Target Registration with Spheres, Checker Boards, and Manual Targets
  • Split Correspondence
  • Top View
  • Cloud-to-Cloud
  • Start/Stop Scan Placement
  • Survey Control
  • Multiple Clusters with Multiple Registration Techniques
What are the basics of Registration in FARO SCENE
Export Options In this 11-minute YouTube tutorial, FARO Application Engineer Chris Palmer demonstrates export options available in in SCENE 5.3. This video is intended to be the starting point for a series of videos showing how FARO laser scan data can be used to produce a multitude of deliverables in various third-party software. Which export formats can I use to share FARO SCENE data with other software packages
Installing SCENE In this 12-minute YouTube tutorial, FARO Application Engineer Si Horton helps you install SCENE and its software development kit (SDK), check the graphics card, and set initial options. By doing this, you ensure you can quickly get started with your 3D documentation project. How do I install and run FARO CAM2 Q 1.5 and later, CAM2 Measure 10, CAM2 SmartInspect, CAM2 Gage 2.0 and later, SCENE 5.1 and later, Capture & Process, WebShare, WebShare 2Go
Split Correspondence View In this 7 minute You Tube tutorial,  FARO Application Engineer Si Horton demonstrates how to work the split correspondence view feature to find common targets between scans. Are there any tips on registering large data sets in FARO SCENE
How do I manually create correspondences in SCENE
Transform Scans across clusters to a datum point In this 17-minute tutorial, Application Engineer Si Horton demonstrates how to change the transformation of scans across a single cluster or multiple clusters to a known datum point.  
   
Autodesk, PointSense, & Revit
     
Autodesk Recap into Revit In this 14-minute YouTube workflow guide, FARO Application Engineer Chris Palmer demonstrates how to import scan data that has been taken through Autodesk Recap into Autodesk Revit. The video covers the use of scan data sets which are on both local coordinate systems and also geo-referenced data. It also covers basic project setup functions within Revit.
This video picks up where the SCENE into Autodesk Recap video  left off.
 
PointSense for Revit Part 1 In this 8-minute YouTube tutorial, FARO Application Engineer Chris Palmer covers the tools on the  PointSense command ribbon, how to  insert a point cloud, how to get point cloud coordinates, and how to use the 3D level command.  
PointSense for Revit Part 2 In this 16-minute YouTube tutorial, FARO Application Engineer Chris Palmer covers the three main PointSense tools used for generating 3D wall structures. Chris demonstrates the Prepare Point Cloud tool, the Fit Wall tool, and the Align Walls tool.  
PointSense for Revit Part 8 In this 10-minute YouTube tutorial, FARO Application Engineer Chris Palmer introduces you to the new One-Sided Wall Extraction, Fit Polygon to a Scanned Profiles, and the Save As Family features.  
SCENE Point Cloud to Autodesk Inventor Part 1 In this 15-minute YouTube tutorial, FARO Application Engineer Si Horton demonstrates how to export point cloud data from SCENE into Autodesk Recap and then into Autodesk Inventor. This video also shows the basic tools for handling Point Cloud in Autodesk Inventor. This is Part 1 of a two part tutorial, in Part 2 we will look at adding an interim mesh step.  
SCENE into Autodesk Recap In this 8-minute YouTube workflow guide, FARO Application Engineer Chris Palmer demonstrates how to import .fls files that have previously been registered in SCENE, into Autodesk Recap. The video covers basic tools within Recap, and tips to get the data to an acceptable level for further processing or modeling downstream.  
Site Topography Part 1 In this 15-minute YouTube workflow guide, FARO Application Engineer Chris Palmer demonstrates how to process scan data within SCENE and import it into Revit and ArchiCAD to produce topo-surfaces.  
Site Topography Part 2 In this 23-minute YouTube workflow guide, FARO Application Engineer Chris Palmer demonstrates how to use the Rithm Surveyor App within SCENE. He produces 2D linework in AutoCAD and combines this information with the topographic results produced in Revit in the part 1 of this guide.  

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