The Red Dragon / Y Ddraig Goch, is the famous emblem of Wales and appears on the national flag. On the occasion of the first ever visit of the Eurographics conference to this country we were pleased to release this high resolution 3D mesh of the Welsh Dragon into the public domain for use in your research. If used, please acknowledge “The Welsh Dragon mesh model was released by Bangor University, UK, for Eurographics 2011”.
The original model (lower left) was scanned using a Perception V5 Laser scanner mounted in an Infinite Portable Measuring Arm. This combination supports:
The point cloud has been transformed into the STL File format, and the Stanford Polygon File format for your convenience. The mesh contains:
welsh-dragon.stl (107,944 KBytes)
welsh-dragon.ply (binary encoding, 49,019 KBytes)