Update to Ping Pong Ball Interface for Google Earth – Video

In an update to the ping pong ball story a few days ago, Dr. Hudson-Smith at DigitalUrban has posted a blog entry documenting their successful test of the “Atlas Gloves” application which allows you to use lighted ping pong balls and a video camera to control Google Earth. They even produced a nice little video showing their test working:

They even provide a few tips on making it work properly if you choose to implement it yourself.

About Frank Taylor

Frank Taylor started the Google Earth Blog in July, 2005 shortly after Google Earth was released. He worked in 3D graphics for many years and was very impressed with this exciting product. Frank left in 2009 to circumnavigate the earth by sailboat as part of the Tahina Expedition.



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