Columbia-based artist Dan Dowdey uses 3-D modeling software to make wonderfully detailed CGI images and animations of famous ships. His depictions of the H.L. Hunley have been featured in museums, books and documentaries, and prints of his artwork are prized by Civil War buffs. In this video, Dowdey's images illustrate the short, but eventful, life of the first submarine to sink a ship in combat.

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