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This 717-Gigapixel Photo is the Highest-Res Ever Captured of Artwork

15 days ago   |   By Peta Pixel

The Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam has released an interactive photo of The Night Watch painting by Rembrandt in a staggering resolution of 717-gigapixels. The museum claims it is the highest resolution photo of artwork ever captured.
The photo was taken as part of Operation Night Watch , the largest and most comprehensive investigation into Rembrandt's masterpiece ever undertaken. The goal of the program, which started in 2019, is to optimally preserve the painting for the future. Last year, the team restored parts of the painting that had been lost to a series of attacks on the painting in the...
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