VirtualOulu: collaborative, immersive and extensible 3D city model on the web

@inproceedings{Alatalo2016VirtualOuluCI,
  title={VirtualOulu: collaborative, immersive and extensible 3D city model on the web},
  author={Toni Alatalo and Timo Koskela and Matti Pouke and Paula Alavesa and Timo Ojala},
  booktitle={Web3D},
  year={2016}
}
In this paper, we describe the creation of a photorealistic digital 3D representation of a real world city and its subsequent publication as an open and collaborative 3D virtual world on the web using an open source software platform. We present the guidelines and conventions used in the collaborative development process of the model. We report the design and implementation of the web user interface of the model that exploits on dynamic on demand (un)loading of assets during navigation to… CONTINUE READING