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ESRI Headquarters Aerial and Birds Eye View

ESRI was founded as Environmental Systems Research Institute in 1969 as a land-use consulting firm. ESRI products(particularly ArcGIS Desktop) have a one-third of the global market share, and are used by nearly 80 percent of GIS users worldwide from all professions. ESRI has 10 regional offices in the U.S. and a network of 80 international […]

23Mar2009 | | 0 comments | Continued
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Kiteboarding Under the Golden Gate Bridge

Is Kiteboarding your thing?┬á Even if it isn’t, there is a guy (or gal) riding the wind right under the Golden Gate Bridge.┬á Nice shot from Richard.┬á Thanks for sending this is as part of the contest! Want more information on Kiteboarding?┬á Check out this article. Click the image (or this link) and rotate around […]

21Nov2008 | | 3 comments | Continued
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Breeders’ Cup 2008 – Aerial View of Santa Anita Park

Santa Anita Park opens annually on December 26, with daily racing continuing through April 20. In addition, Santa Anita’s fall meeting, presented by the Oak Tree Racing Association, takes to the track from late September to early November every year and will be home to the 2008 Breeders’ Cup World Championships. Live racing is Thursday […]

23Oct2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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Location of Minaret Lake Aerial View – Steve Fossett Items Found

This is the area around Minaret Lake from an aerial view using Virtual Earth. The ID form Steve Fossett was found around this area in California.

Click image for a full screen map view of the area!!

2Oct2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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California Golden Bears – Aerial and Bird’s Eye View of Memorial Stadium

When the University of California launched a statewide campaign in October of 1921 to build a football stadium on campus in honor of the World War I participants who lost their lives on the battlefields abroad, the response and results were staggering. In only one month, generous supporters of the University pledged more than $1 […]

30Sep2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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Biggest Loser Ranch in Simi Valley Aerial and Bird’s Eye View

UPDATE – Other images move the Ranch to this location. Today is the start of the new season of The Biggest Looser.┬á Check out the Aerial and Bird’s Eye View of the Ranch.┬á The ranch is really called the Hummingbird Nest Ranch.┬á It is located to the North West of Los Angeles. The Biggest Loser […]

16Sep2008 | | 4 comments | Continued
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USC Trojans – Aerial and Bird’s Eye View of Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum

USC has played football in the Coliseum ever since the grand stadium was built in 1923. In fact, the Trojans played in the first varsity football game ever held there (beating Pomona College, 23-7, on Oct. 6, 1923). That game was preceded that day by the USC freshman team’s 30-0 win over Santa Ana High. […]

13Sep2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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Labor Day Traditions – Event Locations Around The US

It’s Labor Day Weekend and that brings some traditions along with it┬á I have listed a few here, but please contact us if you would like me to add anything to this list!!┬á Click on each one of the images to see the full size map location of each event. Jerry Lewis Telethon – held […]

30Aug2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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San Francisco Forty-Niners’ – Candlestick Park Aerial and Bird’s Eye View

The stadiumΓÇÖs incomparable aura is as much a definitive part of the San Francisco Forty-NinersΓÇÖ tradition as their great stars.┬á The place has presence.┬á Start with the breathtaking view of San Francisco Bay.┬á Add the aroma of tailgate parties.┬á Witness hot-dog wrappers swirling in the unpredictable wind.┬á Unless youΓÇÖre tailgating, save your appetite for the […]

24Aug2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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San Diego Chargers – Qualcomm Stadium Aerial and Birds Eye View

August 20, 1967 ΓÇô the San Diego Chargers take the field to play their first game in the newly completed San Diego Stadium. Formerly the Los Angeles Chargers, owner Barron Hilton had been convinced by local sports writer Jack Murphy to move his team from the LA Coliseum to San Diego. Unfortunately, San Diego had […]

22Aug2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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Oakland Raiders – McAfee Coliseum Aerial and Bird’s Eye View

McAfee Coliseum is a stadium located in Oakland, California, United States that is used for baseball, football, and soccer games. Commonly referred to as The Oakland Coliseum, or simply The Coliseum. It was formerly known as Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum and Network Associates Coliseum. The Coliseum is currently home to the Oakland Athletics of the MLB […]

13Aug2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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Apple Inc Corporate Headquarters Aerial and Bird’s Eye View

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL, LSE: 0HDZ, FWB: APC), formerly Apple Computer, Inc., is an American multinational corporation with a focus on designing and manufacturing consumer electronics and closely related software products. The company’s best-known hardware products include the Macintosh line of personal computers, the iPod line of portable media players, and the iPhone. Apple’s software […]

16Jul2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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Big Brother 10 House Aerial and Bird’s Eye View

The popular TV Show Big Brother has recently started for the 2008 season in the USA with a new set of house guests for us all to watch. Below is the house from an aerial view – make sure and click the Bird’s Eye view to get a closer look! Big Brother is a reality […]

13Jul2008 | | 1 comment | Continued
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Golden Gate Bridge Aerial, Bird’s Eye and 3D View

The Golden Gate Bridge is a suspension bridge spanning the Golden Gate, the opening of the San Francisco Bay onto the Pacific Ocean. As part of both US Highway 101 and California Route 1, it connects the city of San Francisco on the northern tip of the San Francisco Peninsula to Marin County. The Golden […]

24Jun2008 | | 1 comment | Continued
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Six Flags Magic Mountain Aerial and Birds Eye View

Six Flags Magic Mountain is an amusement park located just west of the Valencia neighborhood of Santa Clarita, north of Los Angeles. It opened on Memorial Day weekend on May 29, 1971 as Magic Mountain, by the Newhall Land and Farming Company, the development company behind the district of Valencia. It was not until 1979, […]

17May2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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Six Flags Discovery Kingdom Aerial and Birds Eye View

Six Flags Discovery Kingdom, formerly Six Flags Marine World, Marine World, and Marine World Africa USA, is an amusement and animal park located in Vallejo, California. It has a variety of roller coasters and other amusement rides, with a number of animal exhibits and shows. It has been part of the Six Flags chain of […]

17May2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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Cedar Fair’s Knott’s Berry Farm Aerial and Bird’s Eye Views

Knott’s Berry Farm is a brand name of two separate entities: a theme park in Buena Park, California, and a manufacturer of food specialty products (primarily jams and preserves) based in Placentia, California. Together, the two entities have almost a 90-year legacy in the United States. In addition, Knott’s has developed three Soak City USA […]

9May2008 | | 0 comments | Continued