Skanect 0.2 was not adapted to object scanning, so I'am afraid you will have to wait until we release the new version of Skanect for Mac. We are doing our best to have it ready in a few weeks.
Shows how to make a clean cut of a 3d scan to get a stable base for 3d printing. Illustrate STL export with Makerware.
Maybe the background in getting included in the bounding box and prevents proper camera tracking? Are you using GPU fusion? We can keep the discussion going on the Skanect forum if you want.
Shows how to acquire a self-portrait in 2 minutes by spinning on a chair.
latest git version