3D Interactive Model

Click left mouse on the model to tumble or rotate. right mouse to drag, thumb-wheel to zoom. 


Database Information Shipwreck Albemarle

Basic Information

Name(s)  Albemarle
Registry  US
Official Number 1730
Vessel Type Schooner
Year Built 1867
Year Sank
Hull Material Wood
Engines None


Length 172 ft
Width  33 ft
Depth 13 ft

Vessel History

Complete Historic Information Linkhttps://greatlakeships.org/2904420/data?n=1 , https://www.michiganpreserves.org/straits-of-mackinac-shipwreck-preserve/

Wreck Site Information

Lake Huron
State or Province Michigan
GPS Coordinates 45° 42.938 N 084° 33.784 W
Site Description – The keel, centerboard trunk and parts of the sides of the ship are visible on site. There is a mound of iron ore around the centerboard trunk.

Model Information


Photographer(s) Ken Merryman
Year Captured August 2022
Time it took to capture 30 min

Modeler Information

Modeler Ken Merryman
Date Completed 9-2022
Hours of input to complete 2 hrs

Technical Information


Camera – Canon 5d Mark IV in a Nauticam Housing with an 8” Dome Port
Lens – Canon EF Zoom 8-15mm set at 15 mm
Sensor – 36.0 x24.0mm Cmos 30.4 megapixel
Multi-Camera Rig – No
Camera Propulsion – DPV
 Video or Stills – Stills
Number of images Submitted – 1,666
Image resolution (pixels) 6720 x4480
Lighting – Natural
Number of lights – 
If known Kelvin Temperature 
Light Output Lumens 

Model Information

Software Used Agisoft Metashape Professional Version 1.8.0 Build 13794
Data Format .jpg converted from RAW
Number of Source Images used – 1,497
Are these images original or adjusted; Adjusted
Portion of the site covered: Complete

Publishing Restrictions

Licensing Usage Restrictions CC BY-ND
Attributed to: 3DShipwrecks.org

Resource Data in Database

Model  Yes
Source Images  Yes
Source CC .jpg
Number of Still Images 1,666
Video Clip None
Processing Report Yes
Camera Calibration .xml Yes