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EarthCam Parties With The Wildest Mardi Gras Cams On The Net

Mardi Gras Cams Collection Features EarthCam's NEW Streaming Webcam on Bourbon Street


New York, January 30, 2002 -- a, Arial">EarthCam (, the Internet's premier global webcam network and a leader in webcam technology, announces its annual collection of the wildest Mardi Gras cameras on the Internet. Included in this year's collection ( are 3 cameras from EarthCam's own proprietary network of cameras, as well as, multiple webcams located throughout the French Quarter in New Orleans. Views from both the street level and the balconies put people around the world in the center of the nation's wildest party!

New for 2002 is EarthCam's LIVE streaming video camera with audio. Perched on a balcony one story above Bourbon Street, this camera provides an inside look into the heart of the Mardi Gras party scene. Mardi Gras fans can now experience the sights, as well as the sounds, of the around the clock festivities and celebrations taking place.

Visitors to the EarthCam Mardi Gras site will be able to watch frequently updating images of the people, parties, parades and crazy times that take place on Bourbon Street. Party schedules, Mardi Gras history and additional Mardi Gras links are available, as well, for enthusiasts and partygoers to keep up with all the action. Live coverage begins on January 30th and will continue through midnight on Fat Tuesday, February 5th.

EarthCam's New Orleans cameras, including the live streaming video with audio, and other MetroCams located worldwide can be viewed year round at is the leading network of live webcams and, as the premier webcam portal, offers the most comprehensive search engine of webcams from around the world. EarthCam provides complete infrastructure services to manage, host and maintain live images for it's corporate clients. Partners include: Yahoo!, Intel, MSN, ESPN,, and As the premier provider of live images on the Internet, EarthCam webcasts events such as Daytona 500, Mardi Gras, Halloween, New Year's Eve and the past four Super Bowls for the NFL. EarthCamTV ( is a live personal broadcasting and video chat site. is EarthCam's full-service e-commerce site dedicated solely to providing webcam solutions. Visit EarthCam at


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