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EarthCam Celebrates Mardi Gras With The Wildest Collection of Cameras From Bourbon Street

EarthCam Features LIVE Streaming Video Webcam for Mardi Gras


New York, February 25, 2003 -- a, Arial">EarthCam (, the Internet's premier global webcam network and leader in webcasting technology, is excited to announce its annual collection of the wildest Mardi Gras cameras on the Internet. This year's collection ( includes 4 cameras from EarthCam's own proprietary network of cameras, one of which is a newly launched camera that shows live views of Bourbon Street and Toulouse Street in the heart of the French Quarter. Views from both the street level and the balconies put people around the world in the center of the nation's wildest party!

As part of the 2003 Mardi Gras celebration, EarthCam will again feature its 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 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 for the event will continue through midnight on Fat Tuesday, March 4th.

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 streaming video camera systems for it's corporate clients. Clients include MSN, Yahoo!, Intel, AOL/Time Warner, ESPN, Panasonic, Ford, NASA, Kodak, Toys "R" Us, This Old House and As the foremost provider of live images on the Internet, EarthCam webcasts events such as the Daytona 500, Mardi Gras, New Year's Eve in Times Square and the Super Bowl 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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