If Shea Stadium was turned just 90 degrees, it would have had some incredible water views. At the time however, views and scenery simply weren't all that important in the 1960's. One thing you may not realize about Shea stadium is that Diamond Vision wasn't the first time that Shea Stadium showed TV styled graphics. Here's a word from Al Schoch from Newsradio in Minneapolis. "Ever wonder what that odd-looking conical-shaped thing was on top of the Shea Stadium scoreboard? That's the back of a projection device used to show photos of ballplayers during games."