Chapter 16

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Visualization of Historic Landscapes

Patrick J. Reynolds

A graduate of the Copperstown Graduate Program in museum studies, Patrick Reynolds has over 15 years of experience in working with museums and historic sites. He came to SketchUp in 2007 as a tool for use in exhibit design, education, and preservation of historic sites.

Project: Modeling of the vanished town of Byng Inlet

Tools: SketchUp 7, Google Earth, historic maps, photographs

This project was started by a simple connection made through the Internet. A resident of a remote town in Ontario posted the following note on the Google SketchUp Help Discussion Group: “Hey Folks, I ...

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