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The Blue Marble
|| 6/2/2005 || 12:39 pm || Comments Off on The Blue Marble || ||

I just discovered the “Blue Marble” imagery from NASA. This is the same imagery that is used to drape the globe in NASA’s software program “World Wind.” After looking through the website, I found that they have the links up to download the 21,000 X 21,000 tif file of the entire earth at 1km per pixel. I can’t wait to download it! Once I have it, I can snag imagery of any country around the world for one of my renderings, which is nice because I just got a request to make a rendering using Scotland, but didn’t have the imagery. VERY EXCITED :-)

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