London goes 3D

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Google has finally added 3D imagery to London, and it appears they've done a great job with it. As with other recent cities, it appears that their techniques for creating this imagery continue to … [Read more...]

Christchurch, New Zealand now features 3D Imagery

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Thanks to a tip from GEB reader 'Anthony', we see that Christchurch, New Zealand is now shown in full 3D thanks to Google's "3D Imagery". As with all 3D cities (a list of which can be found on … [Read more...]

Middle school students in Bluffton, South Carolina, build their town in 3D

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Over the years we've seen a handful of schools integrate SketchUp to showcase their campus in 3D, such as Paragould and Hartford High Schools a few years ago. The latest example comes from McCracken … [Read more...]

Tips to make Google Earth appear more realistic

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Over the years, the realism of Google Earth has improved quite a lot and there are things you can do to make it more realistic. 3D Imagery The first one is pretty easy; simply by enabling the 3D … [Read more...]

The 3D Cities of Google Earth

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I've long said that one of my favorite features of Google Earth are the 3D buildings. Being able to explore new areas in full 3D is an amazing thing to be able to do. Nearly two years ago, Google … [Read more...]

New 3D imagery in Toyko and other Japanese cities

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Google has just pushed out another update to their 3D imagery, this time focused on Japan with the addition of Tokyo, Chiba, Sendai and Kanagawa. As we've seen with each new city that has been … [Read more...]

New 3D Imagery in Detroit, Salt Lake City, and likely other cities

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While nothing has been announced by Google yet, it appears there was recently some fresh 3D Imagery released.  Salt Lake City, Utah and Detroit, Michigan are fresh, and it's quite likely that there … [Read more...]

Amazing 3D model of the Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya in Barcelona

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With only a few weeks left until new models in the 3D Warehouse are no longer loaded into Google Earth, we thought it'd be nice to check out a beautiful one that was just accepted. Pedro Domecq, who … [Read more...]

Google continues to expand 3D imagery, but starting to phase out 3D Warehouse

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Google is continuing to push out very rapid updates to their 3D imagery, now releasing it in a variety of new cities: United States: Jackson, MS, Sumter, SC, Sioux City, IA, Newark, NJ, Brunswick, … [Read more...]

Google pushing out 3D Imagery at a rapid pace

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Last month we shared a big 3D Imagery update with you (June 11) when Google had added a few more cities.  Then a few weeks later they added more (July 3). Then last week they added a bunch … [Read more...]