Your browser is out-of-date!

Update your browser to view this website correctly. Update my browser now


Take an Epic Trip Around the World With This Hyperlapse Created with Google Maps Screenshots

In the hyperlapse below, Matteo Archondis takes a trip around the world using only screenshots from within Google Maps. The painstakingly-created video comes just in time to celebrate Google Maps’s 12th birthday.

“The idea was […] to show the potential tools we have to discover the world around us, even if we can’t afford to travel to places far away from home,” Archondis tells PetaPixel. “Also, I always wanted to create something new and experiment with Google Maps and the street view system, for me one of the best inventions to let us discover and see places from our computer without needing to leave home.”

Read the full story here and watch the hyperlapse below.