Brig John J. Audubon 3D Interactive Model

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Brig John J. Audubon Database Information

Basic Information

Name(s)  John J. Audubon
Registry  US
Official Number Unknown
Vessel Type Brig
Builder G. & W. Jones
Place Built Black River ( Cleveland ), OH
Year Built 1854
Year Sank 1854
Hull Material Wood
Masts 2 on site
Engines None


Length1??  ft
Width ?? ft
Depth ?? ft

Vessel History

Complete Historic Information Link ,

Wreck Site Information

Lake Huron
State or Province Michigan
180 ft
GPS Coordinates  N45° 17.348’’ W83° 20.381’
Site Description The Audubon sits upright and very intact with two masts on the deck  The site contains masts, booms, wheel, rudder and much more.  Evidence of the collision can be seen in damage to the bow.

Model Information


Photographer(s) Ken Merryman
Year Captured July 2020
Time it took to capture 20 min

Modeler Information

Modeler Ken Merryman
Date Completed 11-18-2020
Hours of input to complete 40 hrs

Technical Information


Camera – Canon 5d Mark IV in a Nauticam Housing with an 8” Dome Port
Lens – Canon EF Zoom 16-35mm set at 16 mm
Sensor – 36.0 x24.0mm Cmos 30.4 megapixel
Multi-Camera Rig – No
Camera Propulsion – Diver,
 Video or Stills – Stills
Number of images Submitted – 1180
Image resolution (pixels) 6720 x4480
Lighting – Artificial & Natural
Number of lights – 4
If known Kelvin Temperature CRI 90
Light Output Lumens 2×5000, 2×3500

Model Information

Software Used  Agisoft Standard Edition Version 1.6.3 Build 10732
Data Format .jpg converted from RAW
Number of Source Images used – 1180
Are these images original or adjusted; Adjusted
Portion of the site covered: Deck complete. Bottom of the hull and top the masts laying across the deck are missing from model. None of the internal cabin structure was covered.

Publishing Restrictions

Licensing Usage Restrictions CC BY-ND
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Resource Data in Database

Model  Yes
Source Images  Yes
Source CC .jpg
Number of Still Images 1180
Video Clip None
Processing Report Yes
Camera Calibration .xml Yes