Planet Earth is rendered in a new light! Archival NASA images are reworked and modeled in order to create different looks of our amazing planet!
By using different tools, like G.Projector and Cinema 4d I was able to output 10.000+ pixel images of our beautiful planet, seen with a diverse and analytic eye, more respectful for true sizes and proportions... let's move away from Mercator!
Learn more: unfoldingtheplanet.tumblr.com
Concept/Design: Marco Bagni
Source images in WGS84 projection: NASA Visible Earth project
List of projections on this page (from top):
- Sinusoidal (orange peel)
- Bonne (heart-shaped)
- Peirce Quincuncial (squared)
- Baker (hexagon)
- Stereo Horizontal (two hemispheres)
.... and more available in my map archive!