Jan 20 • 6M

Westside Trail Virtual Tour

Exploration tools designed to help you experience ATL

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Connecting residents and visitors with Atlanta's past, present and future. Wide variety of interesting topics, ranging from the city's origins to the impact of disruptive technologies.
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From 2014 to 2020, I designed and led hundreds of biking, walking and driving tours throughout Atlanta. For each of those tours, I did at least one "recon mission" to prepare for the tours. This is how I got to know the city so well. Since I was usually by myself on these recon missions, I was able to take my time. I often stopped to take photos and record videos like this. I even crashed a few times while peddling and recording (pre-GoPro).

Over the years, I have used many of my photos and videos to create interactive, multimedia maps like the one linked in the comments below. This is all part of the behind-the-scenes work that went into creating these exploration tools. I hope you find them helpful, and please share them with your friends.

Stay curious and keep exploring!


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