'Cornubia' is a on-line
environment that includes 3D models of Cornish Tin Mines. 'Cornubia' was the
Roman word for Cornwall, a county in the South West of the UK.
The hillsides are made from a
heightmap taken from from an aerial photograph of Robert Smithson's Spiral
Jetty in Utah. The mines' stonework is sampled from an original source in
Cornwall, whilst a portrait of Pamela Anderson provides texture for the
The intention in this work
was to use digital technology and the internet to compress space and time.
'Cornubia' is fully
navigable using mouse and arrow keys (requires Unity plug-in)
Visit Cornubia here