W. Benjamin Bray

Seaglass

2021

Deep ocean bathyspheres, looking up towards the sea surface.

High-altitude sensors, gazing through lenses down at the surface of the sea, watching the bathyspheres emerge from their dive.

Vision through vitreosity.

All visualizations shown below were generated using Seaglass, a web-based system I’ve been developing since 2016. Anyone with access can use ocean data to make art.

Argo Tracks and Sea Surface Temperature

user and network-generated imagery
dimensions variable
2021

Argo Tracks and Sea Surface Temperature - Detail

Argo Tracks and Sea Surface Temperature 2

user and network-generated imagery
dimensions variable
2021

Deep Ocean Salinity and Sea Surface Temperature

user and network-generated imagery
dimensions variable
2021

Argo Tracks and Sea Surface Temperature 3

user and network-generated imagery
dimensions variable
2021

Argo Tracks

user and network-generated imagery
dimensions variable
2021

North Atlantic Argo Platform Tracks

user and network-generated imagery
29-sec video
2021