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2014-05-30 23:07:12

Sports fans around the world are sharing their game day experiences, and logging thousands of hours interacting on gigapixel images of sporting events. Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 Using gigapixel technology as a fan engagement tool is fast becoming the norm at large sporting events. In the past week alone high profile events such as the Coca-Cola 600 (Charlotte), several IPL matches (India), the UEFA Champions League Final (Lisbon), and the San Francisco Giants home series...

The Making Of NASA's Global Selfie: Thousands Of Photos From  Over 100 Countries
2014-05-22 03:39:02

[ Watch The Video: #GlobalSelfie: Photos Of Our Beautiful World ] Patrick Lynch, NASA On Earth Day this year, NASA asked people all around the world a simple question – “Where are you on Earth Right Now?” We asked people to answer the question on social media, with a selfie. The goal was to use each picture as a pixel in the creation of a “Global Selfie” – a mosaic image that would look like Earth appeared from space on Earth Day. Today NASA is releasing the...

2014-03-03 23:21:52

New Gigapixel Camera Raises the Bar on Project Documentation Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) March 03, 2014 Leading construction companies from around the world will descend on the CONEXPO-CON/AGG Trade Show in Las Vegas (March 4-8) to demonstrate innovative technology and product advancement in support of the industry. EarthCam (Exhibit #90302) will be on hand to showcase its new groundbreaking GigapixelCam X10 construction camera. The next generation GigapixelCam lets users experience the...

2014-02-27 23:01:51

EarthCam construction cameras were hard at work in 2013, documenting the most important and highly-valued projects around the world. Last year, the webcam technology experts installed live streaming and megapixel time-lapse cameras to document more than $120,000,000,000 worth of construction projects. New York (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 EarthCam construction cameras were hard at work in 2013, documenting the most important and highly-valued projects around the world. Last year, the webcam...

2013-11-26 23:26:31

Today, EarthCam and the National Park Service have partnered to premiere a new webcam at Mount Rushmore, delivering crisp, high resolution 16 megapixel images of the larger-than-life monument. New York, NY (PRWEB) November 26, 2013 Nearly 3 million people from around the world journey to the Mount Rushmore National Memorial every year to marvel at the majestic beauty of this important landmark. In the spirit of the holiday season and to celebrate this time of giving, EarthCam, the leaders...

2013-08-22 23:03:54

Enables HD Imagery Community to Generate Revenue and Grow Their Network Portland, OR (PRWEB) August 22, 2013 Gigapan today announced new subscription-based membership tiers to its online community. This creates new opportunities for photographers and organizations to expand their audience, grow their business, generate revenue and continue to discover remarkable HD imagery. In addition to the current Basic membership, Gigapan has added Premier, Elite and Enterprise membership tiers. The...

2013-07-24 23:18:11

Gigapan Tag offers a unique tool to connect with users and fans post event. Portland, OR (PRWEB) July 24, 2013 Gigapan, a leader in gigapixel imaging, today announced Gigapan Tag, an innovative digital marketing product combining social media with HD images. Gigapan Tag allows people to zoom in, find themselves and friends, tag themselves on Facebook and take interesting snapshots of the image to share - all of which posts to their social timeline. Gigapan Tag, formerly GigaTag, has been...

2013-06-19 23:02:34

NASA´s First Billion-Pixel Image of the Rover Curiosity Brings the Red Planet to Life (PRWEB) June 19, 2013 Technology from GigaPan is being used to display images taken by the Mars rover Curiosity, a NASA mission investigating past and present environments within the Gale Crater on Mars. Managed by NASA´s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena, California, the rover landed in August 2012 and is the latest mission to explore the red planet. Equipped with a camera capable of...

2013-06-03 23:04:25

Duke University Commencement, Edenton NC 300th Celebration among groundbreaking photos hosted on gigapan.com. (PRWEB) June 03, 2013 Aqueti, a new company commercializing digital gigapixel photographic technology, today released a new set of interactive photographs for public access. The set includes the 2013 Duke University Commencement, including commencement speaker Melinda Gates, and the 300th Anniversary Celebration for the City of Edenton, North Carolina. The press and public are...

Smartphone Chip Could Herald A New Era Of Photography
2013-02-20 12:50:52

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Your Instagram photos might be getting a quality upgrade one day, thanks to a new processor chip developed by MIT scientists. A team at MIT´s Microsystems Technology Laboratory built a new chip that can instantly convert your smartphone photographs into professional-looking images, by creating more realistic or enhanced lighting. This new chip can be integrated with any smartphone, tablet computer, or digital camera....


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