Google beach mapping finishes in Miami Beach

  • Trekker Gregg Matthews approaches South Pointe Park in Miami Beach to complete the last mile of the Google Maps project to capture 360-degree images of Florida's 825 miles of beaches on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013. 'Visit Florida,' the state's tourism and marketing arm, said the journey began in July. Two-person Visit Florida' teams were trained by Google Map experts to capture the images. WALTER MICHOT / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Trekker Gregg Matthews approaches South Pointe Park in Miami Beach to complete the last mile of the Google Maps project to capture 360-degree images of Florida's 825 miles of beaches on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013. WALTER MICHOT / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Trekker Gregg Matthews approaches South Pointe Park in Miami Beach to complete the last mile of the Google Maps project to capture 360-degree images of Florida's 825 miles of beaches on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013. WALTER MICHOT / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Gregg Matthews poses at the jetty at South Pointe Park in Miami Beach as he completes the last mile of the Google Maps project to capture 360-degree images of Florida's 825 miles of beaches on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013. WALTER MICHOT / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Trekkers, from left: David DeLong; Sean McGeever; Chris Officer; and Gregg Matthews approach South Pointe Park in Miami Beach to complete the last mile of the Google Maps project to capture 360-degree images of Florida's 825 miles of beaches on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013. WALTER MICHOT / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Trekker Gregg Matthews approaches South Pointe Park in Miami Beach to complete the last mile of the Google Maps project to capture 360-degree images of Florida's 825 miles of beaches on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013. WALTER MICHOT / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Trekker Gregg Matthews smiles as he completes the last mile of the Google Maps project to capture 360-degree images of Florida's 825 miles of beaches Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013, in Miami Beach. WALTER MICHOT / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Trekker Gregg Matthews approaches South Pointe Park in Miami Beach to complete the last mile of the Google Maps project to capture 360-degree images of Florida's 825 miles of beaches on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013. WALTER MICHOT / MIAMI HERALD STAFF