GDC: A view from above

Zoom in to this panoramic photo to get an up-close look at the gaming industry event of the year.

SAN FRANCISCO--This week, the world's largest professionals-only game industry event, the Game Developers Conference , is attracting thousands of programmers, artists, producers, game designers, and developers.

Wandering the expo floor of Moscone Center gives attendees a glimpse of the future of the interactive game industry. The companies exhibiting here, and the ideas being explored are on the cutting edge of console, handheld, mobile, and online games.

Look closely at this 177.5 degree wide panorama image of the expo floor. Inside the 302227x8715 pixel, 263 megapixel photograph, you can see some of the forward thinking people and companies who are shaping the future of the industry. What can you find?

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James Martin is the staff photographer at CNET News, covering the geeks and gadgets of Silicon Valley. When he's not live-blogging the latest product launches from Apple, Google, or Facebook, James can be found exploring NASA, probing robotics labs, and getting behind-the-scenes with some of the Bay Area's most innovative thinkers.


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