2 Billion Pixel Photo of Everest

by Jack Geldard - UKC Chief Editor Dec/2012
This news story has been read 15,915 times
Just a quick report on a zoomable mega-photo of Everest.

+Everest, Lhotse and Nuptse, 115 kbEverest, Lhotse and Nuptse
© David Breashears

"This gigapixel image of the Khumbu glacier was captured by David Breashears during the spring of 2012, from the Pumori viewpoint near Mount Everest. The Khumbu Icefall is clearly visible here, and one can easily see the hustle and bustle of Everest Base Camp below."

Have a look, zoom in and explore the highest mountain on earth from your desk! We thought it was pretty cool.

Forums ( Read more )
This has been read 15,915 times