torsdag den 5. marts 2009
Slip 3D bymodellerne fri ... Hørte om en kommune herhjemme som rent faktisk havde prøvet at få deres by med i Google, men der havde været for mange problemer med data at man havde opgivet - ærgeligt ...
More 3D city models please ...
Back in March of 2007, the City of Berlin released a huge collection of 44,000 3D building models for their city (see a video demonstration of the city then). Now, two years later, they've released the other 90% apparently. According to their web site (German - the English page hasn't been updated with the new information), they now have 500,000 building models (look for the link in the top center for the KMZ file to load the models). Not only that, they also have more accurate photo textures on the sides of buildings taken from aerial photos. Details on this were brought to my attention by GEB reader Stefan Höffken who posted about the new models on his blog (in German). [...]