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Posts Tagged ‘visual’

BGS Geology of Britain: Geovisualization 100%

2017/10/23

Oh! a must see: BGS Geology of Britain. Source from http://www.bgs.ac.uk/discoveringGeology/geologyOfBritain/home.html

Britain is fortunate in possessing a remarkably varied geology within a relatively small area.

The rocks that make up our islands represent a long and complicated history of events. They encompass most of the major periods of geological time and extremes of climate from desert to glacier.

Our rocky heritage was the source of many raw materials vital to the Industrial Revolution and therefore to the nation’s wealth and political power.

It is therefore not surprising, given this combination of natural treasures and the enquiring spirit of the times that, as modern sciences flourished, many important early pioneers were British Geoscientists.

Follow the links in the left hand menu to find out more about the geology of Britain using our Geology of Britain viewerGeoUK and Ireland map or Holiday geology guides.

Wrap up warm to explore Ice and our landscape or Blakeney Esker.

Customise your own geological map of the British Isles with Make-a-map

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http://mapapps.bgs.ac.uk/geologyofbritain3d/index.html
Enjoy!

Alberto

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ViewTec’s State-of-the-art 3D visualization

2010/09/14

Good news!!!! They’ve probably released this Geovisualization Engine long time ago (It used to be an ‘in-house’ software) but I have just realized. I worked with this state-of-the-art TerrainView 3D software for six months while I was working as a GIS Specialist in Cape Town (South Africa)… What does this software has that no one of other softwares I know have????. Rain, snow, clouds, wind… Athmosferic conditions!!!!  A very reliable package… I have just uploaded a video rendered directly from a pre-recorded flight path… I will try to make my own while I work with this personal license key they have provided me for one month… Here it is!!. Hope you like it mates!.

http://www.viewtec.net/

Products

ViewTec provides state-of-the-art interactive 3D visualization products andreal-time 3D Earth GIS.

TerrainView™

TerrainView™ is the free entry visualization product of ViewTec. TerrainView™ is an easy to use viewing tool and 3d editor capable of displaying the most popular 3d formats. It offers walk-through capabilities in real-time.TerrainView Extensions

Upgrade the free TerrainView product online to the different professional extensions:

TerrainView-Globe™

TerrainView-Globe™ extends TerrainView with unlimited GIS, multilayered elevation and image data import based on Earth and offers ultra-fast and high resolution rendering for GIS and simulation users.

TerrainView-RemoteControl™

The extension TerrainView-Remote Control™ offers an API to remotely manipulate points of interest and 3D objects of a 3D scene in real-time.

TerrainView-CMAX™

The extension TerrainView-CMAX™ consists in a high-end system for seamless multi-channel, multi-projections and visualizations on multiple screens and walls.

TerrainView-Video™.

TerrainView-Video™ is the extension to produce videos in a resolution higher than 640×480 e.g. PAL, NTSC and HDTV.