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Cut and paste 3d scan geographies?

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I'm really new to this so please go easy on me!

 

Does anyone know if I can use scans to create a geography (3D texture) that I can then apply to other objects? i.e. scan the skin of an avocado and then paste it over the outside of a teacup. 

 

I've managed something similar with bump maps from pictures but would love to be able to use my scans and combine them.

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3 hours ago, Abrasive said:

 

Thank you for taking the time to reply and I will definitely explore this option however I would ideally like to use 3D textures/geographies from parts of scans in order to apply specific textures from one scan onto parts of another. I’m very new to this and looking through some of the programmes I feel I’m over looking something obvious. Maybe the shrink wrap function in blender can be used in some way? 

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