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About This GigaPanToggle
- Taken by
- The Gigapanographer Currently Known as "Kilgore661"
- Explore score
- 0.93 Gigapixels
- Date added
- October 19, 2008
- Date taken
- October 19, 2008
GigaPan Beta + Sony DSC-H7
These pigs were individually decorated by local artists as a fund-raising initiative for the "Two Tunnels" sustainable transport project (www.twotunnels.org.uk /). They were on public display on the streets of Bath for six months in 2008 and were a great tourist attraction. You can see some of the pigs in their original locations by searching on the keyword "Bladud" and some of the snapshots have comments with links to the pig in the snapshot like this: www.gigapan.org/viewGigapan.php?id=6439&snapshot_id=31294.
The original pig was sculpted by Alan Dun: www.alandun.co.uk and www.gigapan.org/viewGigapan.php?id=11385&snapshot_id=31484.
There are over 100 pigs in total. This pano shows most of them. Sadly for the public, the pigs were sold at public auction. Happily for the Two Tunnels project, they raised a great deal of money. At least one pig sold for tens of thousands of pounds.
For an alternative version of this image taken later in the afternoon, see www.gigapan.org/viewGigapan.php?id=11385.
PIG ID PUZZLE (Open Research Problem, Experts Only)
Are any of the following pigs in this pano?
Update. It seems that two of these pigs have been identified now by Texas_Photo - see comments below.
Where in the World is this GigaPan?Toggle
GigaPan Stitcher version 0.4.3510 (Windows)
Panorama size: 928 megapixels (74384 x 12479 pixels)
Input images: 238 (34 columns by 7 rows)
Field of view: 360.0 degrees wide by 60.4 degrees high (top=25.6, bottom=-34.8)
All default settings
Original image properties:
Camera make: SONY
Camera model: DSC-H7
Image size: 3264x2448 (8.0 megapixels)
Capture time: 2008-10-19 11:35:48 - 2008-10-19 11:51:16
Aperture: f/3.5 - f/8
Exposure time: 0.00025 - 0.008
ISO: 80 - 160
Focal length (35mm equiv.): unknown
White balance: Automatic
Exposure mode: Automatic
Horizontal overlap: 29.6 to 79.6 percent
Vertical overlap: 26.9 to 34.8 percent
Computer stats: 2047.23 MB RAM, 1 CPUs
Total time 3:40:07 (0:55 per picture)
Alignment: 27:08, Projection: 19:26, Blending: 2:53:32