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EarthCam Captures Fun of "The Taste of Times Square"

Posts Images of Annual New York City Event Visitors


New York, June 9, 2009 -- EarthCam (, the official webcam of Times Square, today posted images of the annual "Crossroads of The World" celebration of local foods and festivities of the “ Taste of Times Square.”

Participants having fun at one of New York City’s most popular outdoor food festivals may be viewed at

Presented by the Times Square Alliance, the event gave visitors the opportunity to sample "tastes" of delicious signature dishes from Times Square's best restaurants, enjoy New York street performers, and catch top-notch local entertainment on three stages.

EarthCam's roaming photographers invited festival attendees to pose for free souvenir photos as part of the festivities. Participants will be able to email images to family and friends from the EarthCam site.

The festivities on West 46th Street, between Broadway and 9th Avenue, the historic Restaurant Row, featured tastings from 60 restaurants. Among the special performances it included dancing to big band music at the Swing 46 Tent. is the leading network of live webcams from around the world and delivers millions of images daily to more than 200,000 unique visitors. EarthCam also provides complete infrastructure services to manage, host and maintain live streaming private, password-protected video camera systems for its corporate clients. Clients include Panasonic, NASA, Pfizer, PBS, Sprint, Chevrolet, Yahoo!, Disney, Coca-Cola, This Old House, Toshiba, Hawaiian Tropic, Toyota, Anheuser-Busch, the Seattle Space Needle, and Prudential, among others. As the foremost provider of live images on the Internet, EarthCam webcasts premiere events including New Year's Eve in Times Square.

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