Press Release

EarthCam Debuts Revolutionary GigapixelCam in the Middle East


New York, October 8, 2012 -- EarthCam has been serving the Middle East since 2000 and premiered their new GigapixelCam at the Intermat Middle East 2012 trade show in Abu Dhabi. The innovative system is on display at EarthCam's trade show stand (#612). Construction camera technology and services allow clients to reduce travel by remotely monitoring their projects with live video, show progress to investors using archived images and promote their company through theatrical time-lapse movies.

The groundbreaking GigapixelCam is the world's first outdoor automated gigapixel camera. The ultimate in documentation photography, the rugged webcam auto-generates impressive 360° panoramas, over 1000 megapixels in size. Complete with live video, user-controllable pan/tilt/zoom controls and snapshot on-demand, this system is perfectly suited to documenting projects with a large scope, such as stadiums, museums and mixed-use developments. The GigapixelCam captures progress with ultra high resolution images for striking clarity, which are edited into a cinematic time-lapse movie, highlighting milestones from foundation to completion.

With construction camera solutions tailored specifically for the region, EarthCam is working on many significant projects in the Middle East, including the Heart of Doha, Cleveland Clinic, Jeddah Stadium, Saadiyat Island Developments and more. EarthCam provides full services including technical support, training and a qualified network of installers around the world.


EarthCam is the recognized global leader in providing webcam content, technology and services to business and government agencies. The company, which started in 1996, offers construction webcam technology and services to some of the largest international construction companies and developers in the world. 36 State Departments of Transportation and 80 of the Top 100 construction companies rely on EarthCam's expertise to monitor and document their projects. Projects documented by EarthCam include: Flight 93 National Memorial, National September 11 Memorial & Museum, Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial, Panama Canal Expansion, Smithsonian Institution Restoration, San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, Madison Square Garden, Hong Kong Disneyland, Los Angeles International Airport, Denver Union Station, George W. Bush Presidential Center, National Institute of Health, Whitney Museum of American Art, National Museum of African American History and Culture, Guggenheim and Louvre.

To learn more about EarthCam's construction camera solutions for the Middle East, visit


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