bird's eye view

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Synonyms for bird's eye view

a situation or topic as if viewed from an altitude or distance

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Bird's Eye View is a series of 24 bronze sculptures looking at themes of modernist architecture.
For a bird's eye view, strap on a mountain climbing harness for a rainforest canopy tour 100-feet up.
Royal Marines have abseiled down 200ft cliffs to install a webcam which will give nature lovers a bird's eye view of a seagull colony.
It's like a map of the yard and house--what it looks like from a bird's eye view," Gabe tells her.
com, where you can get a bird's eye view of what we look like.
She was doing a bird's eye view map while sitting on a tree branch, and she said, 'I never climbed a tree before, and I never knew the stream was here.
Providing a bird's eye view of the network and information on demand, Acterna's OFM software delivers an inside look at the outside plant and can hone in on the exact location of faults, outages, affected nodes, and customer sites, as well as shed light on the entire fiber optic network.
Unlike previous artists working in the genre, many of the American artists responsible for the lithographs at the height of the bird's eye view craze had neither formal artistic training nor experience.
Birds can see ultraviolet wavelengths that are invisible to humans, and that bird's eye view of feathers may help solve a mystery about mate selection in this European species.
From a mezzanine overlooking the production lines, visitors are able to get a bird's eye view of the magnitude of the motor home manufacturing process.
Scientists know that a bird's eye view is much more colourful than that of a human.