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A New Map of the Pentagon
|| 10/9/2007 || 2:52 pm || Comments Off on A New Map of the Pentagon || ||

: rendered at 15,000 X 10,000 :

I was inspired by this animation of the Möbius Transformation. This “new map” is a camera perspective looking up at a mirrored sphere (the top) reflecting a hexagon quilt projection of the Pentagon (the bottom). I wasn’t sure what to call it at first. It kinda reminds me of the Death Star from Star Wars. Or a new moon on th horizon. I like the way the raster forshortening looks in the bottom half because I normally don’t overproject the imagery this way.

View the Google Map of the Pentagon

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: zoom near center :
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: detail :
: over projected detail of a highway overpass :

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Post Title: A New Map of the Pentagon
Posted in: Location, meta-data, Misc, Pentagon, Renderings, Virginia
Last edited by Nikolas Schiller on 7/25/2008 at 2:24 am



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