Jamie Cameron

Jamie Cameron uses 3D imaging to support museum learning through the online education platform 'Cabinet'.

Email: jamie.cameron@oii.ox.ac.uk

Jamie is a Research Assistant on the Cabinet project, which is developing an online platform designed to encourage the use of museum collections in education. His responsibilities include 3D recording of artefacts, providing training in photogrammetry, and supporting staff and students in their use of the Cabinet system for digital teaching and learning.

He has also worked with the HLF Sensing Culture project (Oxford University Museums & RNIB) producing 3D-printed artefacts for partially sighted museum visitors, and produced content for the BBC’s Augmented Reality app to accompany the 2018 Civilisations series.

Jamie has also published within archaeological science, specifically on bioarchaeology, radiocarbon dating and stable isotope analysis. Some of this work has featured on BBC Radio 4.

Qualifications

2014  BA (MA 2018) Archaeology and Anthropology (First Class), University of Cambridge

2015  MSc Archaeological Science, University of Oxford

Research Interests

Archaeology, augmented reality, education, museums, digitisation, photogrammetry, 3D imaging

Position held at the OII

  • Research Assistant, December 2015 –

Latest blog posts

Current projects

  • Cabinet: Digital Transformation of Teaching through Objects

    Participants: Dr Kathryn Eccles, Dr Silke Ackermann, Jamie Cameron, Professor Howard Hotson, Ted Koterwas, Dr Giovanna Vitelli

    Cabinet is an award-winning online platform designed to encourage the use of museum collections in education.

  • Open Cabinet: AR access to Oxford’s collections

    Participants: Dr Kathryn Eccles, Jamie Cameron, Susan Griffiths, Ted Koterwas, Dr Christopher Morton

    The Open Cabinet project is exploring the potential of augmented reality (AR) technology to enhance the student and public visitor experience in the University’s museums.

Past projects

Publications

Chapters

  • Malone, C., Stoddart, S., Ceccarelli, L., Cenciaioli, L., Duff, P., McCormick, F., Morales, J., Armstrong, S., Bates, J., Bennett, J., Cameron, J., Cifani, G., Cohen, S., Foley, T., Fulminante, F., Hill, H., Mattacchioni, L., Neil, S., Rosatelli, A., Redhouse, D. and Volhard-Dearman, S. (2014) "Beyond Feasting: Consumption and Life-style amongst the Invisible Etruscans" In: Living in the Landscape: Essays in Honour of Graeme Barker Boyle, K., Rabett, R.J. and Hunt, C.O. (eds.)McDonald Institute Monographs. Cambridge: McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research, University of Cambridge. 257-266.

Journal articles