University of York, Department of Archaeology

University of York, Department of Archaeology
Department of Archaeology
University of York
King's Manor
York
North Yorkshire
YO1 7EP
England

Website

www.ads.ahds.ac.uk

E-mail

help@ads.ahds.ac.uk

Telephone

01904 433954

Fax

01904 433939

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The Archaeology Data Service (ADS) supports research, learning and teaching with high quality and dependable digital resources. It does this by preserving digital data in the long term, and by promoting and disseminating a broad range of data in archaeology. The ADS promotes good practice in the use of digital data in archaeology, it provides technical advice to the research community, and supports the deployment of digital technologies.

Venue Type:

Association or society

Collection details

Archaeology

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Archaeology Data Service Virtual Walkabout Creator

http://ads.ahds.ac.uk/catalogue/specColl/walkabout/index.cfm?CFID=210012

The Virtual Walkabout archives contain a series of photographs, presented in their virtual order from a given point of departure, connected by a series of moves to replicate walking around an archaeological landscape: walking up an avenue, around a carved stone or from one site to another.
The Walkabout can express any series of relationships between images that exist on a single 2 dimensional plane, for example of buildings, artefacts or artwork. There is also a Virtual Walkabout Generator tool and tutorial, which can be used to generate walkabouts from any location, provided images are arranged, processed and indexed.

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