Heart Rate and GPS
  
[Yibitsu Lake] [Sweden-Denmark Round Tour] [Triathlon Irago]
Koichi Mori records journeys with a GPS receiver and a heart-rate
monitor to capture his physical activities over the earths surface.
The combination of technology and exercise has produced another form of landscaping.
Triathlon Irago 2003_ Swimming, cycling, running
Sweden to Denmark_ On a rented bicycle
Yabitsu Lake Tour_ Cycling in Japan
"When I started this I thought these images could be not
only just a track record of physical activities,
but also an artistic expression by using your body as an artistic tool."
We have modified the GPS-o-graph to include his heart rate data in red over the GPS data and can be adjusted an exaggerated.
Links to his work:
http://homepage2.nifty.com/hr_gps - Koichi Mori's website in Japanese
http://asia.photos.yahoo.com/heartrategps - Look in "3D images of heart rate jumping on GPS" for more images
The following examples are the Heart Rate GPS images he produces
from recording his exercise:
"Heart rate is easiest to control jogging." Koichi Mori