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flutter: Realtime Social Media Mapping

We are always wary of any description text that states ‘one of the most interesting things you’ll watch all day’ but it is actually a really neat movie and product, so we’ll let the marketing department off this time – flutter: Written in Adobe Flex, the application mashes up ESRI’s…

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Building Rome in a Day: A 3D City via Flickr

With the recent rise in popularity of Internet photo sharing sites like Flickr and Google Images, community photo collections (CPCs) have emerged as a powerful new type of image dataset for computer vision and computer graphics research. With billions of such photos now online, these collections should enable huge opportunities…

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du on Flickr

We have been rummaging around Flickr this afternoon for various reasons and we thought we would use their embed tool to share some of our images: We also have an open Digital Urban group allowing readers to share their urban related images – embedded below are the images submitted so…

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Flickr Spatial Visualisation

(un)photographed Spain from senseablecity on Vimeo. The movie above comes out of the MIT SENSEable city lab, visualising GPS tagged photographs of Spain on Flickr. Analyzing the tagged information allows MIT to follow the trail that each Flickr photographer travels through Spain. (Un)photographed Spain maps thousands of these public, digital…

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Flickr/Twitter Vision 3D Earth View

Flickrvision – A Global View of Flickr Uploads from digitalurban on Vimeo. The movie above illustrates Flickrvision, a near real-time update displaying geolocated images uploaded to the photo sharing site Flickr. Updates can be viewed via either Google Maps or in their new custom 3D Earth view. We have it…

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Flickr Update

For those interested in 360×180 panoramic images – such as the image of Westminster Abbey to the right – we have updated our flickr group with a number of new photographs. Although not strictly new they are the result of moving over to a new machine and finding a lost…

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Flickr – Photo Gallery

There are now 48 photographs in our Flickr group and 33 members, some of the submissions so far have been stunning. Using the very easy to use script from Pictobrowser you can now embed the Digital Urban Flickr group – or any Flickr set – in a webpage or blog:…

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