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24 Aug 2015 New reports on the quality of the OpenStreetMap coastline data and glacier data
12 May 2015 Improvements in the random pattern generator

Welcome to my web site, most of the images you can see here are calculated with the computer. You can view those as well as some of my photographs in the sections listed below. Furthermore you can find information on the production techniques used. services and products
The western Caucasus from the southeast services and products (english deutsch)

31 Jul 2014 Adding the Green Marble image
28 Jun 2014 Overhaul of site design
From the catalog:
The western Caucasus from the southeast
Winter view of the western part of the Caucasus mountains from southeastern direction with Mount Elbrus on the right and the Black Sea in the... [more]
Views of the Earth
The Strait of Messina

Views of the Earth (english deutsch)

artificial images of our real planet
Featured image:
The Strait of Messina
The Strait of Messina separates Sicily from the Italian Mainland. On the island near the strait lies Mount Etna, Europe's tallest volcano... [more] blog blog (english deutsch)

Recent Posts:
10 Feb 2016: Survey for Copernicus data users read
10 Feb 2016: More images for mapping in OSM read
08 Feb 2016: Off-nadir Landsat images in the Antarctic read
05 Feb 2016: How much clouds are in cloudless? read

Geo-Visualization (english deutsch)

Techniques and data for visualizations of the earth surface:

Raytracing - synthetical images (english deutsch)

Images and background information on image production using raytracing:
Imagico photo log
New Years Rime

Imagico photo log (english deutsch)

Newest photo:
New Years Rime
put up 22 Jan 2015 – taken 01 Jan 2015, 09:22
About me

About me (english deutsch)