“Images of Utah” by Chevalier

  • ©Jeff Chevalier


Conference:


Title:


    Images of Utah

Director(s):


Company / Institution / Agency:


  • Utah State University

Description:


    Images of Utah, an animated flight through Utah terrain,combines digital elevation data, the LANDSAT Mosaic ofUtah, and 3D models for a unique guided tour. Hover over blazing olympic torches,fly under a dinosaur, experi-ence scenic mountains, wide canyons, and rugged peaks that characterize the unforget-table Images of Utah.

Hardware:


    HARDWARE: Silicon Graphics, Inc.

Software:


    SOFTWARE DEVELOPER: Custom,
    Pandemonium, nTitle


Additional Contributors:


    Producer: Visual Insight/Space Dynamics Laboratory/USURF
    Visual Effects Animators: Jeff Chevalier
    Custom software: Visual Insight/SDL/USURF, Shaun M. Osborn
    Visual Effects Supervisor: Shaun M. Osborn
    Visual Effects Coordinator: Dean S. Garlick
    Visual effects concept: J. Steven Hansen, Dean S. Garlick, Shaun M. Oborn, Kathleen Kuvinka
    Technical Writer: Kathleen Kuvinka
    Terrain database: USDI National Biological Service Gap Analysis Program, Utah Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, College of Natural Resources at Utah State University
    Visual Effects Advisor: Larre N. Egbert, Utah State
    University Computer Science Department