3DWarehouse Enhancements

Google has updated the individual model views in the 3DWarehouse with a nifty preview mode of related models and collections. You see a bunch of screenshots of other models in a stack which you can animate left or right in a method that reminds me of the new Mac OS X Leopard Cover Flow. Another enhancement is that there are now tabs above the current model which let you switch between an image of the model and the map showing its location (if it is a Google Earth-place model). See an example of this in action:

About Frank Taylor

Frank Taylor started the Google Earth Blog in July, 2005 shortly after Google Earth was first released. He has worked with 3D computer graphics and VR for many years and was very impressed with this exciting product. Frank completed a 5.5 year circumnavigation of the earth by sailboat in June 2015 which you can read about at Tahina Expedition, and is a licensed pilot, backpacker, diver, and photographer.

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