The Metric is a photogrammetric 3D scanner based on a digital camera and designed by Shining 3D, a manufacturer based in China.

The Shining 3D Metric photogrammetry system can measure parts of any size, even as large as a full aircraft. This professional 3D scanner is designed for 3D inspection of parts & assemblies and for 3D processes analysis. This setup is recommended for measuring the deformation of parts in various environmental conditions, such as sheet metal & plastics, fixture assembly & calibration, CAD comparison, etc…