Oscars in Google Earth (1958 – 2008)

Oscars in Google EarthThis year’s winners of Oscars for best actors/actresses was a bit of a news maker. And as usual, there were a few posts about the location in Google Earth of the Academy Awards ceremony at the Kodak Theater in Hollywood. But, I had also seen a post by ‘Sam034′ at the GEC who created a file showing all the Oscars for best picture, and best actor/actress since 1958. He’s updated the file to include the 2008 winners. The placemarks show the birthplaces of the winners. And, the file includes a placemark for the Kodak Theater as well. It’s surprising no one has modeled the theater in 3D for Google Earth yet – not even in the 3D Warehouse.

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  1. Thank you Frank for your article.
    And congratulations to french actress Marion Cotillard to winning Oscar for best actress, 50 years after Simone Signoret.
    P.S : Placemarks of others ceromonies awards locations (Golden Globe, Cannes Film Festival,…) will come later on this collection.

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