Ed Fink over Pass Christian, MS after Katrina


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I'm Ed Fink, and these are my 360 degree panoramas. I was the first VR photographer in the world to do fullscreen 360° panoramas from a helicopter.

I'm now a Google Trusted Photographer in Minneapolis, MN doing 360 degree virtual tours for Google Maps Business View.

Google Maps Business View is the indoor  version of Street View!

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Google Maps Business View adds a 360° virtual tour and professional still photos to a Google Places or +Local listing.

Take a look below at some of my Google tours, or go to my Google Maps Business View page for more information and many samples.

Cathedral of St. Paul

Dakota Jazz Club

Earle Brown Heritage Center

Brew and Grow

Advertising Agencies
Web Designers

I want to partner with you to offer 360° Google Maps Business View to your clients! Google hosts the virtual tour in Google Maps Street View, but you're needed to also embed the tour in your client's web pages, blog, or Facebook.

NEW!! I've recently started adding Google Maps Business View to a few of my 360° aerials.

Email or call 651-483-1557

Visit panoramas.dk to see why it's the most popular panorama web site in the world. Unlike sites like mine which feature panoramas from a single photographer, panoramas.dk features the cream of the crop, with the best full screen panoramas from the best VR photographers around the world.

Nodal Ninja®
"turning heads and expanding horizons"


Panorama Category: Minnesota History Center

360 degree panoramas at the Minnesota History Center in St. Paul, Minnesota

John Beargrease performance at the MN History Center 360 degree panorama of the John Beargrease performance/reenactment at the Minnesota History Center in St. Paul, Minnesota.

John Beargrease was a legendary Ojibwe mail carrier and fur trader most famous for battling Minnesota’s extreme winters to deliver mail along the North Shore of Lake Superior via dog sled. Using four dogs, he would travel an average of 30-40 miles a day.

Today his life is commemorated with the annual John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon, which is the longest and most challenging sled dog event in the lower 48 states.

John Beargrease is one of the many characters from Minnesota’s past that are performed regularly by the Minnesota History Players at the History Center.

This was my submission for the 2009 Fall Equinox World Wide Panorama event “Performing Arts”.

Equipment: Nikon D70s, Sigma 8mm, Nodal Ninja 3, PocketWizard Plus

Categories: Minnesota History Center, World Wide Panorama


Third Floor Hallway in Minnesota History Center 360 degree panorama in the third floor hallway of the Minnesota History Center in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Equipment: Nikon D70s, Sigma 8mm, Nodal Ninja 3, PocketWizard Plus

Categories: Minnesota History Center













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The St. Paul Pioneer Press did a front page story about me.

The St. Paul Pioneer Press interviewed me for a story about Google virtual tours and used my Basilica virtual tour. Second time I made their front page!
If you missed it because I bought so many copies you can read it here!

KARE 11 TV did a story on Google virtual tours.

VRMag has a feature story about my Hurricane Katrina panoramas.


"That's the coolest thing on the web."

"You brought tears to my eyes."

"Mind blowing."

"One of the neatest photo sites I've ever seen."

"I'm afraid of heights and when I looked straight down I nearly threw up!"

"I am stunned by the quality and possible applications, nice job."

"That combo of eye-in-the-sky with eyes on the ground is fantastic."

"I sent this to every pilot I know."


"The 360 shots are almost unbelieveable!!!!"

"Oh my gosh Ed - they are just beautiful."

"That aerial panorama over Lake Calhoun is totally awesome"


"I've instantly become a fan of your panorama photos!"

"Wow, your panoramas are like nothing I have ever seen before. Very impressive!"

"the absolute best I have seen anywhere."

"ED - I am not surprised by all the comments you have received. The VR is AWESOME!"