Shadow Animations

Often planning authorities or local residents wish to assess the impact of overshadowing after a development has been implemented. They frequently ask for shadow animations - movies showing the progress of shadows throughout the course of a day. Below, we show some frames from such a movie.

Shadow animation Plan view
Shadow animation 3d view

From an analysis of the areas that are overshadowed a region of permanent shadow can be calculated.

The movement of the sun can also be observed on an animated Waldram Diagram .

The animation above requires a Quicktime plug-in. If it does not automaticaly play then follow the Quicktime link to download the Player.

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