Crowdsourced imagery integrated into mapping via Photosynth


TED Talk on combining mapping with photosynth.

What this really means is that everyone who takes a picture is now adding to the 3D geometry of a world map. No waiting for the Streetview (or Bingview) car to drive by.

It also means maps that can be iused in 4D – time now being seen as the datestamp of the images that make up the Photosynth imagery.

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