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EarthCam Introduces World’s First Portrait View MegapixelCam


New York, April 2, 2005 -- EarthCam (, the world's favorite webcam network and leading provider of live webcam content, is pleased to announce the launch of the world’s first Portrait View MegapixelCam. The EarthCam Portrait View MegapixelCam is the perfect way to document vertically oriented high rise building construction. Megapixel images deliver the highest print-quality, full screen color images from the convenience of any computer.

Based on our industry standard MegapixelCam, the Portrait View MegapixelCam comes in a heavy-duty, all weather camera housing with heater and fan. It operates using a standard phone line or broadband data connection and allows digital Pan/Tilt/Zoom within the captured high-definition images. These images, as large as 2288 x 1712, are perfect for printing, archiving and presentations.

Along with EarthCam's Megapixel Control Center Software, this powerful combination delivers exceptionally large, pristine images of your project from start to finish. Give impressive presentations displaying the outstanding live and archived megapixel images. is the leading network of live webcams and 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 its consumers and corporate clients. Clients include MSN, Yahoo!, Sony Ericsson, Intel, ESPN, Panasonic, Ford, NASA, Kodak, This Old House and As the foremost provider of live images on the Internet, EarthCam webcasts events such as the Daytona 500, Mardi Gras, international concerts, New Year's Eve in Times Square and the Super Bowl for the NFL. Visit EarthCam Mobile at


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