January 21, 2010

Formidable graphics work...

My daughter sent me this link,

Here & There — a horizonless projection in Manhattan. Take a look!

It really gives a feel for the shape of the town, both close-up and distant. It was apparently a difficult thing to put together, but considering how Google Maps and Google Earth are now integrating 3-D models of buildings, one can imagine that in the not-to-distant future you will be able to see such projections from any point like you see "street views" now.

Here's a video, in much less detail...

Here & There in Manhattan from schulze on Vimeo.

Posted by John Weidner at January 21, 2010 9:03 AM
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