Media Coverage

The High Point Pittsburgh Investigation and Pittsburgh Gigapanorama projects have received attention in the following publications:

The U. S. Steel Tower

High Point Pittsburgh

   Sketch Design/Case Competition

   Blog references and pick-ups

   Previous Coverage – David Bear Pittsburgh Post-Gazette columns

   Virtually There at ETC

   Project Announcement Coverage

   Project Completion Coverage

Pittsburgh Gigapanorama project

   New Perspectives of Pittsburgh exhibit

“Finally, “The Pittsburgh Gigapanorama I” was shot from the roof of the U.S. Steel Tower, Downtown, and exhibited there in the fall. Look for Gigapanorama II, which was participatory, to arrive at the Tower early this year.”  Mary Thomas, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Jan 5. 2011

   The first Pittsburgh Gigapanorama

   The second Pittsburgh Gigapanorama

   Gigapanorama videos

  • Shooting the second Pittsburgh Gigapanorama – On Sept 23rd, 2010, an intrepid band of gigapanners and tweeters climbed to the roof of the U. S. Steel Tower to capture the second Pittsburgh Gigapanorama. This is the record of that intrepid expedition. Shooting team – David Bear, Paul Heckbert, Clara Phillips, Gursimram Koonjul, Art Wetzel Communications team – Golan Levin, Riley Harmon     Video –  Bob Bingham
  • 144 Red Balloons – 14 first-year CMU arts students are stand-outs on Mt. Washington mushroom pavilion during the shooting of the second Pittsburgh Gigapanorama. Lorena Lopez shot and edited this charming 4-minute video.

   Fine Gigapixel Conference