EarShapes.com is an online repository for 3D earshapes.
Screen images from EarShapes.com, (2013-11-24)
To make custom fitting ear-insert products manufacturers need to know the 3D shapes of clients ears. There are several ways to get that data, but once collected it needs to be stored and shared appropriately. EarShapes.com was built as part of a NAVAIR project to streamline the provisioning of custom products across multiple stakeholders:
Screen recording from EarShapes.com, 2013-03-07
We developed Earshapes.com as a task in a larger project concerned with streamlining the provisioning process of custom products for the US Navy. Having efficient means to collect, store, and share earshape files is important to logistics.