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Collective Flickr Photos Render 3D City View

By: Jessica Marcel - Published: Sep 19, 2009 • References: gizmodo
If you ever wanted to see a city through the eyes of its citizens, Flickr photos have now been used to render a 3D view of Dubrovnik, Croatia.

The implications of this rendering are far-reaching. Virtual tourism would get an added boost—before hopping on a plane, you could check out the sights virtually (but hopefully still get out of the house at some point). Recreating a city with Flickr sounds unbelievable, but the render of this 3D world shows it’s possible.