At the end of 2023, Gatis Kalniņš won the Juris Urtāns Dzirkaļi hillfort award announced by the Society of Latvian Archaeologists for his significant contribution to the recognition and popularization of Latvian hillforts. The creator, creator and maintainer of the well-known page latvijas-pilskalni.lv. In the interview, you can read how Gatis came to this idea, what works he has undertaken and what his future plans are.
Lithuanian LIDAR / orthophoto raw data received
My first presentation in english.
It was already clear that the 3D models of the Lithuanian Iron Age hillforts would not be successful as quickly as the ones in Latvia and Estonia, but the political situation in Europe has made it even more difficult.
Hillforts mapping, 3D modeling and open data sharing. https://balticgitconf.eu/
As part of the creation of a data repository of European Iron Age hillforts, a digital resurvey of Lithuanian hillforts has been started.
Within the framework of creating a database of iron age hillforts in the European territory, a digital re-measurement of the hillforts of the Iron Age in Estonia has been completed.