Shuri Castle in Naha, Okinawa, after a predawn fire gutted its main buildings. Photo: Kyodo Shuri Castle in Naha, Okinawa, after a predawn fire gutted its main buildings. Photo: Kyodo
Shuri Castle in Naha, Okinawa, after a predawn fire gutted its main buildings. Photo: Kyodo

Japanese Unesco-listed castle razed by fire to be rebuilt as 3D digital model using photos and video footage

  • Rebuilding Shuri Castle in Okinawa, Japan, which was destroyed by fire in October, will take decades, so a 3D digital reconstruction is planned
  • Photos and footage of the Unesco World Heritage Site collected from visitors will be combined to make an interactive model

Topic |   Japan
Shuri Castle in Naha, Okinawa, after a predawn fire gutted its main buildings. Photo: Kyodo Shuri Castle in Naha, Okinawa, after a predawn fire gutted its main buildings. Photo: Kyodo
Shuri Castle in Naha, Okinawa, after a predawn fire gutted its main buildings. Photo: Kyodo
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