High-resolution imagery: a method to view and explore large image files in a web browser, without the penalty of large file downloads; click the thumbnails below (in order of increasing image size) to view.

Click this button on the toolbar to toggle fullscreen view (recommended) and this one to reset zooming. The zoomed-in image can be dragged around the screen.

Augustus of Prima Porta
24.5 megapixels

Chartres cathedral
26 megapixels

Arch of Constantine
33.6 megapixels

Trajan's Column, Rome
35.2 megapixels

Eiffel Tower, Paris
38.4 megapixels

San Giorgio, Modica, Sicily
49.2 megapixels

Doge's Palace detail, Venice
56.8 megapixels

Parthenon, the west frieze
57 megapixels

The Triumph of Death
70 megapixels

The Moon
73.8 megapixels

Notre Dame, Paris
80 megapixels

83.7 megapixels

91 megapixels

Library of Celsus, Ephesus
97 megapixels

St Mark's Basilica, Venice
129 megapixels

The Eta Carinae nebula
141.3 megapixels

Auckland Museum
149.6 megapixels

260 megapixels