3-D Maps Show Potential for Digital Placemaking

In a video for Wired's "Observation Deck" program, Senior Editor Adam Rogers discusses the potential for 3-d simulation technology to create a new kind of map that, by layering more and more data sets, can become "very place-like."
December 13, 2012, 7am PST | Jonathan Nettler | @nettsj
Share Tweet LinkedIn Email Comments

In the video below, Rogers discusses an amazingly detailed map of Seattle and its underground environs created by Parsons Brinkerhoff and Autodesk that captures a view of the city no human being could ever have, and illuminates new possibilities for blurring the lines between the real and the virtual.

Full Story:
Published on Monday, December 10, 2012 in Wired
Share Tweet LinkedIn Email