Photographic Mosaic Picture Gallery #1

All mosaic pictures in gallerys were created with image mosaic program Mazaika. If you have digital camera or photo collection you can make your own professional looking image mosaic. Just download free trial version of Mazaika and use it. Also, if you don't have enough your own image files, you can download some tile librarys to use with Mazaika.
Some interesting original images you can find at wallpaper gallery also.

Scars of Dracula: online interactive photo mosaic composed from 5000 sci-fi fantasy and horror movie posters. This online photo mosaic have a search function. Enter a part of film name in the search text field and you get a list of movie titles with their posters positions in the photo mosaic. Click on the name and the mosaic image will be positioned to show the movie picture poster.

This example is an illustration of photo mosaic usage for interactive social media projects.

See online interactive photo mosaic.

Face Britain
Mazaika at Buckingham Palace.

Queen Elizabeth's giant mosaic displayed on Buckingham Palace.

Mazaika.com was commissioned to create mosaics for Face Britain project running by The Prince's Foundation for Children and the Arts in honour of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee.

32 animated mosaic portraits of HM The Queen were made using more than 200,000 British cildrens self-portraits as mosaic tiles. They were projected onto Buckingham Palace at April 19th – 21st 2012.

For more detailes please see Face Britain here.

33 Gigapixel Photo Mosaic,
Queen Elizabeth's giant mosaic

World's biggest photo mosaic. 33 Gigapixel photo mosaic image.
157,500 pixels width, 210,000 pixels height.

201,948 unique children self portraits submitted for Face Britain project were assembled into 450 rows and 450 columns photo mosaic.

See interactive zoom and pan mosaic.

More about Face Britain project.

Stained glass Dove of Peace in St. Peter's Basilica.
See Zoom and Pan mosaic.

This is the famous stained glass Dove of Peace in St. Peter's Basilica.

Huge 37,800 x 36,450 pixels mosaic example. File size in BMP format is 3.84 GB (i.e. 4,037 MB) There are 70 columns and 90 rows in the mosaic. Single tile size is 540 x 405 pixels.

For more detailes see Zoom and Pan mosaic.

Barbarella movie poster from comic covers Seth Rogen in front of Barbarella mosaic poster.
Still frame from Seth Rogen in front of Barbarella mosaic poster.
Still frame from

This is a poster fragment of old movie Barbarella (1968 with Jane Fonda). It was made from the collection of comic book covers. Please note that there are not so many tiles in this picture - less than 600 - but due the small details on the comic covers that were regarded in mosaic calculation - the whole picture is very detiled.

In 2009, this mosaic has been featured in a theatrical motion picture entitled Funny People directed by Judd Apatow with Adam Sandler, Seth Rogen and Leslie Mann in the lead roles.
The mosaic poster of Barbarella was used as set dressing in scenes that take place inside Ira’s (Rogen) apartment.

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Hi resolution image sutable to print A3 size (2080x2660 pix, 1.80 Mb)
Detailed interactive zoom and pan mosaic

Let a thousand flowers bloom.
See Zoom and Pan mosaic.

This high detaileled photo mosaic of Chairman Mao was composed from original flower photos and named after his famous slogan: Let a thousand flowers bloom!

See Zoom and Pan mosaic. This is a large detailed mosaic: 21,081 x 30,000 pixels, with 400 x 400 pixels every tile.

It was created with Mazaika for Mac.

Roy Lichtenstein 
interactive photo mosaic.

High detaileled photo mosaic of iconic Girl with Hair Ribbon by Roy Lichtenstein. The mosaic contains fragments of thousands classic paintings.

This detailed Zoom and Pan photo mosaic don't need Flash. It uses HTML5 technology and can be viewed in any modern browser on Windows and Macintosh and on iPads, iPhones and other mobile devices!

Mosaic Santa from old postcards.
See Zoom and Pan mosaic.

Santa made of Xmas and New Year postcards.

See Zoom and Pan mosaic.

Here's Johnny!

Cover of   DVD   "The Shining" (1980) Stanley Kubrick's movie. Face of Jack Nicholson as John 'Jack' Daniel Torrance made from collection of about 3000 faces of actors from around the world. Mosaic is 30 tiles width and 33 tiles hight. 990 tiles at all. Note that all tiles used as-is (with no special color adjustment). Mazaika just matches the smaller images to the big picture.

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Hi resolution image sutable to print A3 size (1650x2203 pix, 1Mb)

Mosaic Santa from old postcards

This is a fragment of an old telegraph blank. (Do you remember what telegraph messages are?) This one was issued at 1958 with nice picture of russian Santa - Ded Moroz by soviet artist E. Gundobin.

Mosaic made from Christmas and New Year postcards. More than 500 of these cards you may see at the postcard section of our site. Also you can use free Santa picture library to create your own mosaics using the Mazaika program.

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Hi resolution image sutable to print A3 size (1772x2348 pix, 844 KB)

Mosaic Santa from old postcards

This picture made of Xmas and New Year postcards. More than 500 of these cards you may see at the postcard section of our site. Also you can use free Santa picture library to create your own mosaics using the Mazaika program.

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Hi resolution image sutable to print A3 size (1713x2404 pix, 1.0 Mb)

Fragment of the poster of the very old movie The Kid (1921) by Charles Spencer Chaplin. It was made from the collection of about 900 different video cassete covers. This is a small collection - to make more tile variants we have arranged cassete boxes horizontally and have rotated whole collection images clockwise and counterclockwise to double collection up to 1800 images at all.

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Hi resolution image sutable to print A3 size (2600x3151 pix, 1.35 Mb)

In November 2007 Ticino7 - a Switzerland TV program review (100'000 readers) has devoted its weekly issue to Charlie Chaplin, poeta dei tempi moderni [poet of the modern times], 30 years after his dead. They have used the mosaic for that magazine cover.

Photo of the magazine cover (180 KB)

Uncle Sam poster

Thr Uncle Sam poster (28 x 25 cells) was made from the collection of about 700 old WWI posters. A frequent repetition of tiles was allowed (every 4-th tile,horizontal or vertical, can be repeated) so overall image is a quite clear and detailed.

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Hi resolution image sutable to print A3 size (1680x2080 pix, 1.1 Mb)

Johann Gutenberg Photo Mosaic

Johann Gutenberg the inventor of printing. This mosaic was made from a collection of russian magazine and tabloid covers. You may download this libaray here.

See Johann Gutenberg Zoom and Pan mosaic.

Kitten from animal photos

This photo of kitten 25x32 cells made from different animal photos.

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Hi resolution image sutable to print size (2000x1855 pix, 1.3 Mb)

Santa from Windows Icons

This picture of Santa (700 cells - (25x28) ) was made from collection of 22,000 windows icons. Good old 16 color Windows icons were used as a tiles for this mosaic.

full size picture 125 KB - 16 color gif file

Statue of Liberty

Statue of Liberty from Windows icons. 713 (23 X 31) cell picture made from collection of approx 7000 Windows icons. There were 256 color icons used.

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Wolf (mid size)

Wolf from animal pictures. 1100 (25 X 44) cell picture made from collection of approx 5000 animal photos.

Mid size picture 159 Kb
Full size picture 631 Kb

Dog

The dog from an animal picture collection. 1344 (28 X 48) cell picture was made from collection of about 5,000 animal photos.

Small picture 180 Kb
Hi resolution image sutable to print A3 size (2520x3250 pix, 2.6 Mb)