Digital Design & Scanning B Roll
United States Mint [Multimedia] (2016)
Multi-Media SummaryProduction B-roll from the United States Mint in Philadelphia showing the digital design and laser scanning process.
After the sculpting process produces plaster or digital coin models, the finished models are reviewed for defects such as misaligned letters, missing or misinterpreted design elements, and manufacturability. After approval, a new project is created, and the data is placed in a comprehensive coin database and released to manufacturing.