Paris 26 Gigapixels

This site, a project made by Kolor and photographers Arnaud Frich and Martin Loyer, takes visitors through an interactive virtual tour of the French capital. Easily navigable, people are able to zoom in on different parts of the city, pan around the area, and click on shortcuts to popular hot spots, like the all-too-famous Eiffel Tower. What’s more, after clicking on the desired image, one can find a short synopsis of the area’s history.

The site also offers HD mode on Windows and Mac. HD View is required on Windows and Silverlight is required on Mac for HD viewing. Click on the HD icon at the top right corner to activate this mode. It allows you to view Paris in greater details.

If you happen to be interested in going to the city of Paris and want to familiarize yourself with the area beforehand, this site may be the site for you.

Paris 26 Gigapixels

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