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Microsoft fills its Gigapixel ArtZoom image with Easter eggs

Thought that gigapixel images were all the same? Microsoft has planted a few surprises in its latest panorama from Seattle.

By January 29, 2014

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Zoom around Tokyo in an epic 150-gigapixel image

A photographer shoots more than 10,000 images to create one of the greatest panoramas ever captured of Japan's capital.

By August 2, 2013

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Get lost in a stunning 320-gigapixel image of London

If you've never had a chance to visit London, zooming around the city in the world's largest panoramic image might be the next best thing.

By February 22, 2013

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Gigapixel shot shows a whole lotta inauguration

Want to get up close and personal with the Obama inauguration? Check out a massive gigapixel image of the event, courtesy of the Washington Post.

By January 22, 2013

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Gaia satellite begins 3D-mapping the galaxy

​The largest digital camera ever sent into space is beginning its quest to map the Milky Way, surveying a billion stars with nearly a billion pixels.

By July 29, 2014

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Gigapixel image shows the Difference Engine in detail

Charles Babbage is considered by many to be the father of computing. Now you can take a peek inside the Difference Engine, his 8000-piece mechanical calculator.

By December 5, 2012

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9-gigapixel image shows 84 million stars

The European Southern Observatory (ESO) has released a massive picture of the heart of the Milky Way Galaxy.

By October 24, 2012

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NASA used your Earth Day selfies to make something incredible

NASA's Earth Day promotion resulted in 36,422 images used to create an amazing mosaic of Planet Earth. You have to see it to believe it.

By May 22, 2014

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Mapping the human face in 900 megapixels

A custom robotic camera that snapped 600 images over the course of half an hour captures detailed portraits of the face that show eyelashes, stray hairs, and pores in all their macro glory.

By March 21, 2014

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Gigapixel images from the Olympics

Photographers have been busy capturing detailed gigapixel images from the London Olympics, including photos from the gymnastics and beach volleyball events.

By August 5, 2012