Monday, May 7, 2012

Gigapan

Gigapan has huge panoramic images of all sorts of stuff: the space shuttle, cities, landscapes, maps, machines, insects and who knows what else.

The images are stitched together form a huge number (thousands in many cases) and the clarity even when you zoom in is amazing. Something to play with and something useful for research, if you want to get a good look at a place you've never been.

Via an old article at Not Exactly Rocket Science. If you're not already reading that blog, you should.

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