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May 28th, 2009:

Gallery: Montauk in SL™ Revisited

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Montauk Point Light Station is a fabulous gem of history, the oldest lighthouse in New York State, and the archetypical lighthouse in America.  Stories are still told of ‘arriving’ in the United States from immigrants by spotting the steady flame on the horizon at the part of Long Island that juts out into the atlantic, and generations have loved this place since its first lighting in 1789.  To recreate this light is not just an engineering project, but an act of love and preservation.  The following pics are just a few snapshots taken during the second building of Montauk in Second Life™;lighthousebuilding_007

 

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