Lost Stories Told Again.
Having previously known of the island, I wanted to know what Google was showing in their new Street Viewed island. Finding this information proved difficult - so when I did finally uncover information, this turned into an opportunity to create a resource-turned horror experience.
Using Chrome filters, the site transforms already-interesting photography into agitated, dark and disturbing digital surroundings, complimented by a sinister soundtrack to create a memorable experience and swooshing Japanese calligraphy to further reinforce the sinister style.
Forgotten Island has had over 200,000 hits, over 10,000 Facebook interactions and was named number 3 in Google Maps Mania's feature article Top 10 Uses of Street View.