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Paddle at the Point - Pittsburgh, PA - world-record-sized flotilla? by Paul Heckbert

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Paul Heckbert Paul Heckbert
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Print Pricing
$6.00 to $871.00
0.60 Gigapixels
Date added
Jun 05, 2010
Date taken
Jun 05, 2010

Attempt to set a new world record for the largest flotilla of kayaks and canoes, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 2010/6/5. See www.paddleatthepoint.com Will open in a new tab or window/ .

Photo credit:
GigaPan image by Paul Heckbert, CREATE Lab, Carnegie Mellon University. Thanks to Mark Susany for letting us shoot from atop the scoreboard at Heinz Field, and to Randy Sargent for gigapanning help.

See also:
a time lapse: www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Bcpq5quYow Will open in a new tab or window,
views from the Point: before gigapan.org/gigapans/51206/ and during gigapan.org/gigapans/51292/ the downpour that occurred a few minutes after the flotilla came together,
the view from Mt Washington: www.gigapan.org/gigapans/51215/,
and the view from a kayak: picasaweb.google.com/mike.vindler/PaddleAtThePoint#5480211178673271474 Will open in a new tab or window.

Gigapan Comments (1)

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  1. Randon Simmons

    Randon Simmons (June 05, 2010, 02:03PM )

    Thanks so much for sharing the picture. We were actually able to locate ourselves - the advantage of staying on the fringe!! Fun day.

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Stitcher Notes


GigaPan Stitch version 1.0.0804 (Macintosh)
Panorama size: 600 megapixels (39704 x 15136 pixels)
Input images: 72 (12 columns by 6 rows)
Field of view: 126.8 degrees wide by 48.3 degrees high (top=25.3, bottom=-23.1)
All default settings
Original image properties:
Camera make: Canon
Camera model: Canon PowerShot G10
Image size: 4416x3312 (14.6 megapixels)
Capture time: 2010-06-05 11:35:42 - 2010-06-05 11:42:14
Aperture: f/5.6
Exposure time: 0.003125
ISO: 80
Focal length (35mm equiv.): 142.3 mm
Digital zoom: off
White balance: Fixed
Exposure mode: Manual
Horizontal overlap: 27.0 to 32.3 percent
Vertical overlap: 28.0 to 28.6 percent
Computer stats: 3840 MB RAM, 2 CPUs
Total time 12:06 (10 seconds per picture)
Alignment: 44 seconds, Projection: 59 seconds, Blending: 10:23
(Preview finished in 3:28)

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