4-Day Training Classes

Get trained in how to use Reflectance Transformation Imaging (RTI) and/or photogrammetry to capture digital representations of cultural objects. You will learn digital imaging workflow, including all the steps to capture, process, and view digital images derived from these methods. More…


CHI Training Can Come to Your Site

CHI experts can deliver a 4-day training class in either RTI or photogrammetry at your site or host institution for groups of up to 15 people. This can be very cost-effective with a lower cost per student. Write to training@c-h-i.org with your inquiry or a proposal. More…


Grant-Sponsored Training on RTI



This successful 2011-2012 training series is now complete. Thanks to generous funding from the 21st Century Museum Professionals grant program of the Institute for Museum and Library Services (IMLS), the CHI team was able to deliver 10 training sessions across the United States on Reflectance Transformation Imaging (RTI). More…


Half-Day Workshops: See Schedule

Digital Imaging Techniques for Conservation and Education

Catch up on computational photography in an afternoon! Great introduction to RTI and related topics
2011 training at NYU

RTI training at the Conservation Center labs at Chang House at New York University (NYU)


“Very informative and inspiring! You can do so much good with so few resources!”—Attendee, CHI studio, San Francisco

“A very good intro to RTI—really interesting and informative.”—Attendee, CHI studio, San Francisco

“Very engaging! It felt like an RTI sampler: good for piquing my interest in the 4-day class.”—Attendee, CHI studio, San Francisco

“Great overview of sophisticated techniques that can be applied easily.”—Attendee, CHI studio, San Francisco

Next Workshop

When To be announced
Where Cultural Heritage Imaging
2325 3rd Street, Suite #323
San Francisco, CA 94107
Fee $99 per person
Prerequisites None: no technical imaging experience is required.
Registration Form A PDF fillable form (1.1 MB) — Download this form and open it in the free Adobe Acrobat Reader so you can type directly into the fields. Then save it and send it to training@c-h-i.org. Please specify the date of the workshop on the form.
Questions? Send email to training@c-h-i.org

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What You Will Learn