Imagine trying to stitch this panorama yourself ... wonder how many kopi you need!
That was taken off the website. 94 hours ... if 1 cuppa for every 3 hours, you'll need 31.3 cups of coffee!!!! Luckily the blade server don't need to have coffee breaks!The picture was made with the Canon 5D mark II and a 400mm-lens. It consists of 1.665 full format pictures with 21.4 megapixel, which was recorded by a photo-robot in 172 minutes. The converting of 102 GB raw data by a computer with a main memory cache of 48 GB and 16 processors took 94 hours. With a resolution of 297.500 x 87.500 pixel (26 gigapixel) the picture is the largest in the world. (stand December 2009)