Two articles on how interaction may shape the buildings, work places and urban spaces of tomorrow: Design Week's Study takes sensory approach to improve office of the future
[which mentions Duncan Wilson
, who works with and blogs about this stuff]; and City of Sound's The Personal Well-Tempered Environment
Data Visualization: Modern Approaches
is a Smashing Magazine article examining a variety of increasingly popular or novel information visualization employed on modern websites.
, known also as The Ten Books of Architecture, is an exposition on architecture by Marcus Vitruvius Pollio. Originally in Latin, here it is translated into English.
How to Create an Aerial Panorama from Google Earth
. The Digitally Distributed Environments blog, and others following their tutorial, have created Google Earth panoramas of Belgium
, New York
, London and the Sydney Olympic Site
. They also note Panogames
, who use a similar process to create panoramas from videogame worlds.
This follows their Frank Lloyd Wright architectural/videogame walkthrough demo using the Half Life 2 engine
] following which they appear hard at work formalising
a clear method for importing CAD models into Half Life 2 for architectural visualisations.
The monstrous fauna of the cathedrals...
although less polished than the prev. mentioned A Love of Monsters
, this collection of gargoyle photographs - largely from British churches - more than makes amends with its enthusiasm for its subject.