[sword-devel] Picture Bible proposal

peter refdoc at gmx.net
Wed Aug 22 12:53:06 MST 2007

Another matter,

I - call me slow - just figured that SVG maps are XML and can easily be
edited and subsequently easily be translated,

Is there a source of scripture related SVG maps?

I found a couple nice ones on Wikicommons with I started to experiment -
translating is rather easy.


peter wrote:
> If I get this proposals right then we should work for having
> a) useful and large picture repositories
> and
> b) find various ways of interacting with them.
> The simplest would be a picture genbook like BAO and PBA are.
> But the better two would be
> 1) a dictionary which throws up on a search term a picture
> 2) (not mentioned so far) a commentary which has links for each
> chapter/verse/book/{unspecified part} to relevant pictures.
> Did I get this right?
> And yes, i got Todd Bolen's agreement for a module of about 50 of his
> pics in a 400x300 format.
> Peter
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