VAR Journal



Nowadays, the use of computer aided visualization applied to the field of archaeological heritage pictures an irregular overall situation, full of ups and downs. The significant increase of cultural tourism, as well as the technological progress carried out during the last 15 years have encouraged the development of large amounts of projects aimed to research, preserve and revalue different elements of the archaeological heritage by means of computer aided visualization. These projects have revealed weaknesses but they have also enlightened the intrinsic and amazing possibilities of computer aided visualization.