Welcome to SPIERSedit’s User Manual

[S]erial [P]alaeontological [I]mage [E]diting and [R]endering [S]ystem: Specimen Interpretation and Editing Tool

Main Coding: Mark D. Sutton

Additional Coding: Russell J. Garwood, Alan R.T. Spencer

Documentation: Mark D. Sutton, Russell J. Garwood, Alan R.T. Spencer

SPIERSedit is a package for editing (i.e. preparing) tomographic (slice-based) datasets from any source, for example serial grinding, serial sectioning, or computed tomography, and exporting them as three-dimensional models.




Relevant references

Sutton, M.D., Garwood, R.J., Siveter, D.J. & Siveter, D.J. 2012. Spiers and VAXML; A software toolkit for tomographic visualisation, and a format for virtual specimen interchange. Palaeontologia Electronica 15(2): 15.2.5T