Lily Whitaker

Lily Whitaker is a Product Manager at ScanSource 3D. She has over 6 years of experience in distribution and is a contributor to The Source on all things 3D.

Don’t miss out on the 3D revolution – ScanSource can help.

by Lily Whitaker September 18, 2015 3D

You dream it – we’ll 3D print it! The 3D printing and scanning industry is exploding – and isn’t showing any signs of slowing down. In fact, Gartner projects the 3D printing market globally will grow from $1.6B in 2015 to $13.4B in 2018. Which means one thing – now is the perfect time to […]

Where do 3D printed files come from?

by Lily Whitaker October 6, 2014 3D
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You can print almost anything with a 3D printer – prototypes, architectural models, figurines, even food! But where do these files come from? There are many websites that provide 3D printable model files at no cost. These sites are great resources, but find out here how you can create your own.

Full Body Scans in 12 Seconds!

by Lily Whitaker September 24, 2014 3D
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The new Artec Shapify booth brings 3D scanning to a whole new level and an entirely new market. Traditional 3D scanners are used in many applications, including prototyping, reverse engineering, medical uses, computer graphics for the gaming industry, art restorations and human body scanning. The human body can be one of the most difficult items […]

What is 3D Scanning?

by Lily Whitaker September 4, 2014 3D

In my introduction post, I showed an example of how 3D printing and scanning go hand-in-hand. This isn’t a case where you can’t have one without the other, but together they can do amazing things! Last week, I shared the “What is 3D Printing” video. This week, learn the basics of 3D scanning technology and […]

What is 3D Printing?

by Lily Whitaker August 29, 2014 3D

You hear about 3D printing in the news, but do you really know what it is and how it works? This video explains how this exciting technology works.

ScanSource 3D Introduces 3D Printing and Scanning

by Lily Whitaker August 11, 2014 3D
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The world of 3D printing and scanning is mind-blowing! Every day I see new uses for the technology. A very popular use is scanning humans and printing figurines. Think about it – you’re at the mall and see someone at a kiosk with a 3D scanner. It would immediately grab your attention. You inquire about […]

Product Spotlight: HID’s Fargo HDP5000 Printer

by Lily Whitaker May 7, 2013 IP Security
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Get photo-quality printing with the Fargo HDP5000 printer from HID. It provides high-definition printing while being easy-to-use. The HDP5000 is field upgradable so you can add features as the needs arise. Watch the below video to hear more!