These models are specifically for the new free Google Earth 4 (beta) and utilize texture mapping to add a great deal of realism to the scene. Texture maps are photos applied to 3D models so you can add great detail without slowing down the 3D rendering in the application. Done right, the models blend in with the surrounding aerial photography and look excellent viewed at all angles.
Google SketchUp (beta) - the free 3D Modeling tool for Google Earth - was just released on the 27th. As part of that release, Google created the 3D Warehouse which allows you to upload your 3D models to share with others, or allows you to download models or components to make your models better. Another important part of the 3D Warehouse is the 3D Warehouse Network Link (included here). The net...
Built by the Municipality of Oslo to be used as workshop and residence for sculptor Gustav Vigeland. It houses models of almost all his works: sculptures, drawings, woodcuts, original moduls, plans and models of the Vigeland Park.
In 1986, two -100BSR SUD models, featuring the stretched upper deck (SUD) of the -300, were produced for JAL. The type's maiden flight occurred on February 26, 1986, with FAA certification and first delivery on March 24, 1986. JAL operated the -100BSR SUD with 56...
Complete Travel Guide for Praha (Prague), Czech Republic.
KMZ file "Prague_for_visitors_ver_1.1" consist of these 8 layers:
+++ Top 10 Prague Monuments each including photo, description and opening hours
+++ Other 45 Prague Monuments each including photo, description and opening hours
+++ Map of historical districts of Prague