Starts:
Aug
01
2009
Project Launch:

Tuvalu GPS Mapping

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POSTED BY: Hidenori Watanave | Sat Aug 1st, 2009 9:33 p.m.

Hidenori Watanave Laboratory @ Tokyo Metropolitan University uploaded 3200 Photographs with GPS of Tuvalu as the first of the result of a joint research with NPO Tuvalu OverView. It can be viewed with Google Earth.

* KML for Google Earth
* Web album (Sky of Tuvalu)
* Web album (Eye-level #1)
* Web album (Eye-level #2)
* Web album (Eye-level #3)

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These photographs can be freely used for a non-profit-making purpose. Please contact us when you want to use it for profit.

This is a draft version, and the file only of the export from Picasa. We plan to produce the PhotoOverlay version. Moreover, it is expected that this is a problem of DB on the Google side though GPS information and the satellite image shift. We will fix it soon.

Photographs by:
Hidenori Watanave Laboratory @ Tokyo Metropolitan University
(Makiko Suzuki, Hidenori Watanave)

Supported by:
Tuvalu OverView and Photon,Inc.

and also, we are making 3D photograph oriented space of Tuvalu by using Virtual Worlds. Experimental version that uses Microsoft Photosynth are open to the public.

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contact us:
hwtnv_at_sd.tmu.ac.jp

Link:
http://archidemo.blogspot.com/2009/07/3200-photographs-with-gps-of-tuvalu-on.html