Paris 26 Gigapixels is the name of the biggest assembled panoramic image of the world.

It shows Paris in a very high definition. A gigapixel is 1 billion pixels! The image is a stitching of more than 2,000 individual photos. Paris 26 Gigapixels has been shot on September 8th, 2009 and is now available for eveyone at

This amazing panorama allows you to zoom in to see any part of it in great detail.

Paris 26 Gigapixels was shot with very unique hardware: 2 Canon 5D Mark II (21.1 MP) each with a 300 mm f4.0 with a tele converter in order to get a  600mm /f8.0 needed to beat the record, mounted on a custom-made panoramic head.  The images were then stitched with the program Autopano Giga.

Paris 26 Gigapixels is a stitching of 2346 single photos showing a very high-resolution panoramic view of the French capital (354159×75570 px). Dive in the image and visit Paris like never before!