(typical image size: Large (2A0) ~4MB | Medium (A1) ~500KB)
Note that the photographs have been mapped to varying degrees of accuracy, time and the markers may therefore not represent the exact field of view, location or time of the image.
Retrolens partners support innovation in New Zealand and encourage developers to use this Historical Image Resource to create apps, online tools and widgets.
The purpose of this section is to provide an overview of the data feeds that are available from Retrolens in order to assist independent developers in finding what information is available and what can be integrated into their own applications.
The site uses geographical rest services to determine what images are located on the map that the user is viewing. Those images have attributes that are fed into the Retrolens application to drive the functionality on the web site.
You can download the footprint data in the following formats: