Helicopter Takes a Pass at the Little Beetle (Revisiting The Shining)

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Rounding the Bend – Revisiting “The Shining – Google Maps Redux Art

A perspective from Google Maps as it reaches the point when the helicopter would have made its pass.

The Shining - The helicopter passes the yellow beetle[clear]

It’s wonderful that the image from Google maps is so close to that of the perspective of the helicopter as it passes the Beetle. We even have much the same kind of cloud cover.

The Google map.


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Juli Kearns

Juli Kearns is the author of Thunderbird and the Ball of Twine and Unending Wonders of a Subatomic World (or) In Search of the Great Penguin. She is also an artist/photographer, and the person behind the web alter of "Idyllopus Press".

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