Tuesday, December 14, 2010

Amazing 26 Gigapixel Paris

See Paris like you've never seen before!

Paris 26 Gigapixels is the name of the biggest assembled panoramic image of the world. It shows Paris in a very high definition. A gigapixel is 1 billion pixels! The image is a stitching of more than 2000 individual photos. Paris 26 Gigapixels has been shot on September 8th, 2009 and is now available for everyone a

Note - It is Gigapixel not Gigabyte which is used for storage!

What is 24 Gigapixels equal too?
Paris 26 Gigapixels is a stitching of 2346 single photos showing a very high-resolution panoramic view of the French capital (354159x75570 px). That means if you were to print it out, you'd get a 6500 sq ft printout!

How did they do it?
Read about it here.

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