Chaos to Perfection is an an interactive stroll around the Palace of Versailles. Meet Apollo, walk through the Hall of Mirrors or dream in the King’s apartment with this 3D WebGL experience. Site credits: Google Cultural Institute & Les 84™
Google presents the Sketchup Showcase – browse some of the best SketchUp projects from around the world. And this is not only a ‘bookmark worthy’ showcase, it’s also a pretty well done website. Check out the remarkable 3D-ish hover effects on the thumbnails.
The Story of Send is another captivating microsite of Google. Google published quite a bunch of them over the last couple of weeks. This one is part of the «Google green initiative». Take a journey through Google’s data centers by following an email along its path.
The Art Project is a collaboration between Google and 151 acclaimed art partners from across 40 countries. «Using a combination of various Google technologies and expert information provided by our museum partners, we have created a unique online art experience.» Truely unique and quite impressive. If you like art, you’ll love Google’s Art Project.
«See the National Parks like never before with Trail View, a first of its kind, streetview-style tour of the hiking trails in the Grand Canyon, Yellowstone and the Great Smoky Mountains». This spectacular campaign site for Nature Valley was created by McCann New York & Your Majesty. Excellent concept and execution. The «Auto Play» feature feels a bit weird though.