The University of Arizona

During the three years of construction to build the new student union, we captured images day and night of the construction process. The archive of more than a quarter million images has been compressed into a short movie you can view below.

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Short movie

This two and a half minute video was created from images taken during the day.

720x480 26.9 mb

320x240 7.9 mb

Complete stream

You can also view a stream of every image taken by our webcam during the construction. This stream is approximately a three hour loop that you join in progress.

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You will need to follow the instructions for setting up Quicktime Player to properly view the stream.

instructions for viewing the stream

If the link opens with another application besides Quicktime Player, you may need to start the player and then select "File" | "Open URL in New Player..." Then enter the URL: rtsp://

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