With all the World watching what’s taking place in Washington D.C today this is a great opportunity to share even more cool 3D imagery of the area. These images come courtesy of DigitalGlobe via the ImageScape project – see more about 3D world imagery models courtesy of a partnership between DigitalGlobe and Aegis – recall this blog posting. DigitalGlobe has shared with me some imagery from Washington D.C. See below for ImageScapes of the Washington Monument and the White House.. indeed some very realistic 3D imagery is now available via this effort – see also this PR for more.
Archives for January 20, 2009
An Interesting resource from the US Coast Guard provides a glimpse at some of the efforts that have gone into security the Presidential Inauguration and the US Capital. See details here
A very clever mashup tip comes our way from FortiusOne… the application collects posts from Flicker, YouTube and Twitter, to build a crowd-sourced, on-the-scene slice of the Inauguration. Using the service, users can be a part of the Inauguration in a brand new way. Explore realtime reports from around the world from people on their way to the Inauguration. View reports, maps, travel tips, live twitter tweets (#inaug09 tag), and live photos submitted via mobile. See more