How to install MeshLab on Ubuntu 15.04

This quick tutorial is going to show you how to install MeshLab on Ubuntu 15.04, Ubuntu 14.04. Personally, I use MeshLab to process my imagery data taken from my DJI Phantom 3 Professional drone for aerial surveying purposes. If you are new to MeshLab, you may read about MeshLab from this website.

MeshLab is an open source, portable, and extensible system for the processing and editing of unstructured 3D triangular meshes. The system is aimed to help the processing of the typical not-so-small unstructured models arising in 3D scanning, providing a set of tools for editing, cleaning, healing, inspecting, rendering and converting this kind of meshes.

MeshLab is available on Ubuntu repository, so we can use apt-get command to install MeshLab on Ubuntu system. I have tested MeshLab on my Ubuntu 15.04 desktop and all works pretty well. The following screenshot shows my final 3D mesh product from the DJI Phantom imagery.

meshlab on ubuntu 15.04

Install MeshLab on Ubuntu

sudo apt-get install meshlab


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