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Nashville Tennessee - Earth Hour 2009 - LIGHTS OUT!!! by Will Wilson

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Will Wilson Will Wilson
Explore score
0.87 Gigapixels
Date added
Mar 29, 2009
Date taken
Mar 28, 2009

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We need the world to take action on Global Warming.

This year, Earth Hour has been transformed into the world’s first global election, between Earth and global warming.

For the first time in history, people of all ages, nationalities, race and background have the opportunity to use their light switch as their vote – Switching off your lights is a vote for Earth, or leaving them on is a vote for global warming. WWF are urging the world to VOTE EARTH and reach the target of 1 billion votes, which will be presented to world leaders at the Global Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen 2009.

Earth Hour began in Sydney in 2007, when 2.2 million homes and businesses switched off their lights for one hour. In 2008 the message had grown into a global sustainability movement, with 50 million people switching off their lights. Global landmarks such as the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, Rome’s Colosseum, the Sydney Opera House and the Coca Cola billboard in Times Square all stood in darkness.

In 2009, Earth Hour is being taken to the next level, with the goal of 1 billion people switching off their lights as part of a global vote. Unlike any election in history, it is not about what country you’re from, but instead, what planet you’re from. VOTE EARTH is a global call to action for every individual, every business, and every community. A call to stand up and take control over the future of our planet. Over 74 countries and territories have pledged their support to VOTE EARTH during Earth Hour 2009, and this number is growing everyday.

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Technical Notes: The before and after shots are the same shutter speed. 4 seconds at f5.6. Nashville is not afraid of the dark. No photoshop tricks here. I can't even open files this big on my computer :-)

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GigaPan Stitcher version 0.4.3864 (Windows)
Panorama size: 870 megapixels (55779 x 15614 pixels)
Input images: 168 (21 columns by 8 rows)
Field of view: 101.5 degrees wide by 28.4 degrees high (top=19.4, bottom=-9.0)
All default settings
Original image properties:
Camera make: Canon
Camera model: Canon PowerShot G10
Image size: 4416x3312 (14.6 megapixels)
Capture time: 2009-03-28 06:04:19 - 2009-03-28 06:41:32
Aperture: f/5.6
Exposure time: 4
ISO: 80
Focal length (35mm equiv.): 142.3 mm
Digital zoom: off
White balance: Fixed
Exposure mode: Manual
Horizontal overlap: 27.0 to 99.9 percent
Vertical overlap: 36.1 to 100.0 percent
Computer stats: 1535.48 MB RAM, 2 CPUs
Total time 9:19:15 (3:19 per picture)
Alignment: 31:32, Projection: 31:11, Blending: 8:16:31

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