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This is an Open submission for Wikimania 2017 that has not yet been reviewed by a member of the Programme Committee.

Submission no.
3053 - GT, TO
Title of the submission
Making a real Wikipedia Globe
Type of submission
Author of the submission
David Richfield (en:User:Slashme)
Type of submission
Language of presentation
E-mail address
Country of origin
South Africa / Germany
Affiliation, if any (organisation, company etc.)
Wikimedia Deutschland
Personal homepage or blog
How I turned a rough 3D model of the Wikipedia Globe into a model that can be animated, rendered and 3D-printed.
What will attendees take away from this session?
A new appreciation of the complexities of the Wikimedia trademarks, an awareness of what can be done with Blender 3D, and tools to play with the globe logo in new ways.
Theme of presentation
WikiCulture & Community
Length of session
25 minutes
Will you attend Wikimania if your submission is not accepted?
Slides or further information (optional)
  • The new model is better than the old one:
  • The pieces really fit together:
  • Playing with the logo:

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