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Wednesday, 26 September 2012

Google maps takes a dive

Link: HERE

Yes, now Google maps has got in on the life aquatic by updating their maps to include d(r)ive-bys of underwater regions in the world.  

Well worth checking out if you can't make the trip to dive it yourself. True armchair diving.

"We’ve added the very first underwater panoramic images to Google Maps, the next step in our quest to provide people with the most comprehensive, accurate and usable map of the world. With these vibrant and stunning photos you don’t have to be a scuba diver—or even know how to swim—to explore and experience six of the ocean’s most incredible living coral reefs. Now, anyone can become the next virtual Jacques Cousteau and dive with sea turtles, fish and manta rays in Australia, the Philippines and Hawaii"