Maestro 360º Contributor: Gregory Panayotou

Gregory lives with his family in Tahiti and New Caledonia. He is a part-time professional VR photographer with the enviable job of documenting this piece of heaven on earth.  His most well-known panoramas are shot from beaches, volcanos, and temples; from the sea like a fish and from above like a bird.Check out some of … Continue reading Maestro 360º Contributor: Gregory Panayotou

Star 360º Video Creators

Exceptional contributors of 360° videos are awarded the Video ★ badge. We will be promoting our video stars and their 360° videos in this section.  These contributors have consistently met our technical requirements and have created awesome experiences of places, spaces, landmarks, places of interest, landscapes (rural and urban), the unseen and the inaccessible. Our … Continue reading Star 360º Video Creators

360º Panorama Maestros

Our Maestro badge recognizes a select group of photographers for their exceptional 360° panoramic creations. We will be promoting our esteemed Maestros and their panoramas in this section. If you are a photographer and would like to become a 360Cities Maestro, we encourage you to check out our Maestros’ profiles in order to get inspired … Continue reading 360º Panorama Maestros

New: Nomad Badge

Our contributor community consists of travelers who create and share 360° views of iconic, exotic, and simply beautiful locations to during their journeys. In order to recognize some of our more ardent travelers, we’re thrilled to announce the launch of a new Nomad Badge. The Nomad Badge is awarded to a select group of … Continue reading New: Nomad Badge

Licensing and Royalties

It's hard to believe that 360Cities has been serving 360° panorama and video creators around the world for 14 years and counting. During this time we've seen countless publishing platforms and similar initiatives come and go, leaving creators disillusioned and hesitant about investing their time in publishing their content to third party services. How has 360Cities … Continue reading Licensing and Royalties

Making Panoramas in Tight Spaces 

A blog post written by 360Cities Maestro contributor John Wood. Click on the panorama thumbnail to enjoy them interactively.   Panorama photographers know that unless the scene is distant, the camera must be mounted on a tripod and the lens rotated about the no-parallax point to produce a good panorama.  This is particularly important if … Continue reading Making Panoramas in Tight Spaces 

Fires Around West Coast Of The United States

360Cities Maestro contributor, William I,  had direct experience of the recent destructive wildfires in southern Oregon. Volunteering to help during the fires and in the immediate aftermath put him in position to create some striking images of the disaster. Text and Panoramas by William I. The West Coast of the United States has always had a reputation … Continue reading Fires Around West Coast Of The United States

New Category: Drawings And Paintings In 360

Drawings and Paintings in 360 is a special tag / keyword for those panoramas and videos that have been drawn and painted: 360_drawing All 360Cities contributors can upload panoramas and videos to the “Drawings and Paintings in 360” category. Be sure to add the keyword “360_drawing” to the metadata. You can add other related tags … Continue reading New Category: Drawings And Paintings In 360

🚀 Launch of 360Cities for Schools

360Cities for Schools Today we're pleased to inform our contributors about the successful launch of 360Cities for Schools, our very own education service for teachers and their students. 360Cities for Schools is a hosted service, meaning that all 360Cities panoramas and videos remain on our servers and cannot be downloaded by teachers. About 360Cities for Schools  360Cities for Schools … Continue reading 🚀 Launch of 360Cities for Schools

360Cities is going to school

Education and 360Cities Today we'd like to tell you about an exciting new 360Cities initiative. Over the past few years we’ve seen an increase in traffic to from school teachers who search 360Cities for content to share with their students. It's great that advancements in classroom technologies are allowing children of all ages and backgrounds to enjoy … Continue reading 360Cities is going to school