Life Immitating Art #

Some at work was complaining that the new maps satellite imagery makes New York look upside down. Then there was the inevitable comparison with SimCity, and how Maxis is blowing us away, graphics-wise. Which is of course nonsense, all you need is the right angle:

New York Isometric View
New York Isometric View
Taken 7/19/2004 (with a bit too much Unsharp Mask applied).
Sim City Isometric View
Courtesy of image search.

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