Bill Schlegel, the author of the Satellite Bible Atlas, has made available to those who own his Atlas two wonderful teaching tools.
The first is a complete digital set of the maps that he produced for use in his Atlas. One of the questions that I frequently receive is “where can I get maps that I can use in my PowerPoint presentations?” Well, these certainly are useful for that purpose.
Recently he has also made available 70 Aerial Photographs of sites of biblical significance. They are also free to download (for owners of his Atlas). They are of good resolution and will be useful for personal use and (again) in PowerPoint presentations. Each image is 300-400 KB in size. He took them in very clear weather using a drone.
Along with the 70 aerial photos is a pdf document with an entry for each of the images. Each entry, after naming the image, provides a short synopsis of the biblical importance of the site. Most of the images are of sites that most travelers to Israel will have visited, but there are also a few of not–so–frequently visited places, such as: et–Tell, Maqatir, Dothan, Timnah, Wadi Farah, and Tel Serah (Ziklag).
He has also produced numerous teaching/learning videos that I have previously noted.
William Schlegel’s Satellite Bible Atlas can be purchased here.