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Google helps map the Faroe Islands with sheep

For the past three months, Durita Andreassen from Visit Faroe Islands has used sheep equipped with cameras to create her own version of Google Street View in the Faroe Islands. Now, Google has decided to give her a helping hand.

Watch the press film about this project

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Streetview Car

Trekker & Sheepview sheep

The Google trekker

360Sheep on a roof

360Sheep in action

Sheep on street

Durita with sheep

Durita with lots of sheep

Durita with a 360sheep

A 360 Picture

The cardboard glasses

360 Camera on Sheep

Solar Eclipse

Total Solar Eclipse 2015 film

See and download the Total Solar Eclipse 2015 film here

Solar Eclipse helicopter shot

Breathtaking view from a helicopter over the Faroe Islands this morning as the corona from the Total Solar Eclipse appeared.

Solar Eclipse 2

While some were lucky and saw the full solar eclipse (even the beautiful corona) numerous had to settle with only half of the eclipse and the sun beams that shone trough the foggy sky.

Solar Eclipse 3

This was just one of the many cruise liners trying to get a glimpse through the clouds of the Total Solar Eclipse right above them.

Solar Eclipse 4

On land only a few lucky people stood in the right spot at the right time during the Total Solar Eclipse above the Faroe Islands.

Solar Eclipse 5

The Faroe Islands was covered in fog this morning. Only a few places had an open hole to the sky from where people could stand on land and look up to see the amazing Total Solar Eclipse over the Faroe Islands.

Solar Eclipse 6

The clouds that had covered most of the Total Solar Eclipse process this morning, suddenly began to move away as the amazing corona moment was about the occur.

Solar Eclipse 7

The light and colours were highly unusual right before the full solar eclipse occured.

Press Kit

Map over the Faroe Islands

Visit Faroe Islands logo

Branding Images

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Material only for Press & Professionals

These pictures are only to be used in the context of describing the Faroe Islands as a tourist destination. To download the pictures you will need a passcode from us. To get this download passcode you need to write to us at