Over Street View

Google Street View is een mobilemappingdienst van Google Inc., die de internetgebruiker de mogelijkheid biedt 360°-panorama-foto's te bekijken van straten op straatniveau.
De dienst is een aanvulling op Google Maps en Google Earth en werd gelanceerd op 25 mei 2007. (Wikipedia)

Street View fotografeert de aarde
Street View is toegankelijk in meer dan 110 landen en gebieden.
Een kaart hiervan vindt u hier bij Wikipedia.

Het volgende Street View-beeld laat zien op welke buitengewone locaties de bestuurders komen. Deze Street View-auto fotografeert de Top of the World Highway en neemt daarvoor de veerboot over de Yukon River in Canada.





Launch video of Street View
May 29, 2007: Street View is a new feature of Google Maps that allows you to quickly and easily view and navigate high-resolution, 360 degree street level images of various cities around the world.




Introducing the Street View Trike
Oct, 2009: The Street View trike lets us take pictures of places that are not accessible by car.




Introducing the Street View snowmobile
Feb 8, 2010: Street View is now on the ski slopes! You can now see the venues for the games and the world's first snowmobile Street View imagery on Google Maps.




Street View hops on the train to capture the Swiss Alps
Oct, 2011: In cooperation with Rhaetian Railway, our Street View team has collected images from one of the world's most scenic railway routes: the Albula-Bernina line in Switzerland.




Tour the Amazon with Street View
Mar 21, 2012: Google Maps with Street View now allows you to visit parts of the Amazon Basin including the Rio Negro tributary and the surrounding communities.




Explore Kennedy Space Center with Street View
Aug, 2012: Google Maps in collaboration with NASA is enabling people around the world to take a trip to the doorway to outer space.