Crossing the Field – Revisiting “The Shining” – Google Maps Redux Art

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Crossing the Field – Revisiting “The Shining” – Google Maps Redux Art

Before The Narrows, at St. Mary’s Lake, the little beetle crosses a field. The previous serpentine bends shot was already past The Narrows. The shot after this will take us back past The Narrows again, further beyond.

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Above, in the still from the film, you can see not only a line of trees just ahead to the right, as in the Google maps image, but there is also still the same patch of green before them which can be seen both in the image from Google maps and the movie still.

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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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