Thomas K Sharpless is well known in the panoramic world as one of the true pioneers of panoramic and VR photography. Thomas has an extensive background in computer programming and he has contributed a number of techniques and ideas to the panoramic photography community, most notably the “Panini” projection. Thomas has been a stereoscopic panoramas … Continue reading A Stereoscopic Evangelist: An Interview With Thomas K Sharpless
At the recent IVRPA conference in Quebec, we announced that we will soon begin accepting 360º video. Our goal is to create a high quality, curated collection of 360º videos that will be of interest to both our licensing customers and to those of our distribution partner, Getty Images. Now you can upload your best 360º videos to 360Cities We have now launched 360 video pages … Continue reading 360º Video soft launch – start uploading your videos now
Install the new 360Cities Extension to your Chrome browser, just click here. You will be able to enjoy an interactive panorama on each tab you open in your browser. You’ll also be able to search on Google or 360cities.net. It looks amazing, doesn’t it? … Continue reading Get an awesome interactive panorama when opening a new tab in your Chrome browser
The PRO Panorama Page url feature allows you to share your panoramas without arrows pointing to nearby panoramas or other photographers’ panoramas and without thumbnails and ads. Just go to your unpublished or published panoramas and click on Edit > Other tab. There you’ll find the PRO Panorama Page url, copy it and share it. … Continue reading New PRO Panorama Page!
In an effort to improve our responsiveness to photographers’ issues and ideas and in order to provide better visibility into our own performance, we have just launched a new tool. As a photographer you’ll have two ways to contact us: 1.- Contact support: Send us a message and report a issue or ask for … Continue reading New feedback and online Help Desk for photographers!
Projection and navigation modes have been available by right-clicking in an image, and now we have added these viewing options to the panorama menu. Try clicking on the different projections to experiment with the change in perspective. Normal View … Continue reading New projection and navigation mode menu
Panoramas on 360cities.net (the website) can now be seen in virtual reality (VR) on Google Cardboard, with support for other hardware headsets coming soon. Here’s what you need to do in order to partake in the VR experience on 360cities.net: Buy the Cardboard from Google or DIY Get your Android or iPhone ready Tap on … Continue reading Virtual Reality on 360Cities has arrived!