Saturday, June 25, 2011

111 gigapixel image

The picture was made with the Canon 5D mark II and a 400mm-lens.  It consists of 1.665 full format pictures with 21.4 mega pixel, which was Recorded by a photo-robot in 172 minutes. The converting of 102 GB raw Data by a computer with a main memory cache of 48 GB and 16 processors took 94 hours. The picture is the largest in the world.  Zoom in to see any particular building/object.

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