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Rediscovering the Power of Physical Relief Models: Mayson’s Ordnance Model of the Lake District (2019)
Journal Article
Priestnall, G. (2019). Rediscovering the Power of Physical Relief Models: Mayson’s Ordnance Model of the Lake District. Cartographica, 54(4), 261-277. https://doi.org/10.3138/cart.54.4.2018-0003

Mayson’s Ordnance model of the Lake District, commissioned by Henry and Thomas Mayson from the sculptor Raffaelle Monti in 1875, was based upon early maps from Ordnance Survey, the government mapping agency for Great Britain. It was displayed in the... Read More about Rediscovering the Power of Physical Relief Models: Mayson’s Ordnance Model of the Lake District.

Understanding visitor interaction with a projection augmented relief model display: insights from an in-the-wild study in the English Lake District (2019)
Journal Article
Priestnall, G., & Cheverst, K. (2019). Understanding visitor interaction with a projection augmented relief model display: insights from an in-the-wild study in the English Lake District. Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, 1-15. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00779-019-01320-2

Projection Augmented Relief Models (PARM) are a promising tangible display technology for assisting users in orientating themselves within the represented landscape. The production of physical models is now easier than ever thanks to more freely avai... Read More about Understanding visitor interaction with a projection augmented relief model display: insights from an in-the-wild study in the English Lake District.

Augmenting the landscape scene: students as participatory evaluators of mobile geospatial technologies (2019)
Journal Article
Priestnall, G., FitzGerald, E., Meek, S., Sharples, M., & Polmear, G. (2019). Augmenting the landscape scene: students as participatory evaluators of mobile geospatial technologies. Journal of Geography in Higher Education, 43(2), 131-154. doi:10.1080/03098265.2019.1599332

This paper provides a two-phase study to compare alternative techniques for augmenting landscape scenes on geography fieldtrips. The techniques were: a pre-prepared acetate overlay; a custom-designed mobile field guide; a locative media app on a smar... Read More about Augmenting the landscape scene: students as participatory evaluators of mobile geospatial technologies.

Exploring the capabilities of Projection Augmented Relief Models (PARM) (2017)
Conference Proceeding
Priestnall, G., Goulding, J., Smith, A., & Arss, N. (2017). Exploring the capabilities of Projection Augmented Relief Models (PARM)

This paper explores the broad capabilities of physical landscape models when augmented by projection, termed Projection Augmented Relief Models (PARM). This includes experiences of developing PARM displays in public settings such as museums and visit... Read More about Exploring the capabilities of Projection Augmented Relief Models (PARM).

Interactions with Projected Augmented Relief Models (PARM) (2017)
Conference Proceeding
Arss, N., Smith, A. D., & Priestnall, G. (2017). Interactions with Projected Augmented Relief Models (PARM)

Techniques for enhancing physical landscape models with dynamic maps and imagery, termed Projected Augmented Relief Models (PARM), are part of a revival of interest in the power of relief models as tools for geographic visualization. This method enab... Read More about Interactions with Projected Augmented Relief Models (PARM).

Spatial frames of reference for literature using geospatial technologies (2016)
Book Chapter
Priestnall, G. (2016). Spatial frames of reference for literature using geospatial technologies. In C. McDonald, D. Cooper, & P. Murrieta-Flores (Eds.), Literary mapping in the digital ageTaylor & Francis (Routledge). doi:10.4324/9781315592596

This book chapter focuses on the use of three-dimensional representations of landscape, where digital terrain data is used as a backdrop to place cultural heritage information including passages from works of literature, diaries, and sketches, into a... Read More about Spatial frames of reference for literature using geospatial technologies.