Africam

NASA WorldWind Africam Add-On

The Africam add-on shows the location of the Cameras from the Africam website, Africa’s leading on-line wildlife viewing site.

Africam Add-On screenshotDownload Add-On

Installation

Using the self installing exe –

Africam icon

Double click ‘WorldWind_1.4_Africam_0.6.exe’ and follow the on-screen prompts.

When the installer has completed you are ready to run World Wind.

Usage

Load World Wind, you will see new icons over Africa.

Arrow icon

Each camera is shown by an arrow which points in the approximate direction the camera is facing, moving the mouse over an arrow gives you the cameras name and a brief description of that camera, clicking an arrow will open that cameras view in World Wind’s internal browser.

Africam in internal browser

Notes

If most of the camera views are black it is most likely night time in Africa, check at a different time of day.

The camera positions are not totally accurate, this will be improved in a future release when we receive GPS positions from Africam.

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