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Why Large Format Digital Photography?

Because large-format photography looks better than small-format photography.  It always has. Click here to zoom into image created with a DigiTiler and Sony A7R. Then why don’t more photographers use it?  For starters, you can’t throw this in your bag and shoot a wedding or corporate event: From the beginning, photography has been practiced at two extremes.  The first using large cameras producing rich images, but […]

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OpenSeadragon On Tumblr

The DigiTiler creates 300+ megapixel images (generally 20,000 x 15,000).  How can we explore such images when our browsers are designed to show images in 4K at best (4096×2160).  After some research I discovered OpenSeadragon.  It’s a Javascript library that creates a “viewer” for high-resolution images; that is, with it you can zoom in/out of any size image.  This should be useful for any large-format […]

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