Ed Fink over Pass Christian, MS after Hurricane 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 degree panoramas from a helicopter. Today I'm a FAA licensed drone pilot and shoot most of my aerials with a quadcopter.

I'm also a Google Street View Trusted Photographer in Minneapolis shooting Street View tours inside  local businesses.

I publish thousands of 360 degree panoramas and virtual tours to Google Maps, where I currently have over 60 MILLION VIEWS.

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Take a look below at some of my Google tours, or go to my Google Street 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 Google Street View virtual tours to your clients! Google hosts the tour in Google Maps, but you're needed to also embed the tour in your client's web pages, blog, or Facebook.

Email or call 651-483-1557



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"turning heads and expanding horizons"



 

UPDATED!!! HUNDREDS of brand new or recently updated panoramas! It's so time consuming putting the little helicopters and links in the aerials I usually upload to Facebook and Google Maps right away, and only update the website when I have free time. It's been a year since the previous updates.

Panorama Category: Mississippi River

360 degree aerial and ground level panoramas along the Mississippi River.

 


Anoka-Ramsey Community College Coon Rapids Campus 360 degree aerial panorama over the Mississippi River near Anoka-Ramsey Community College Coon Rapids Campus.

Equipment: DJI P4P, 24 mm

Helicopter: DJI Phantom 4 Professional

Categories: Mississippi River, Quadcopter

 

Gold Medal Park 360 degree aerial panorama directly over Gold Medal Park overlooking the Mississippi River in downtown Minnespolis, MN. The river has been drawn down to record levels to inspect the locks, exposing the river bottom in places, the exposed foot of St. Anthony Falls, and remains of older river structures.

Equipment: DJI P4P, 24 mm

Helicopter: DJI Phantom 4 Professional

Categories: 35W Bridge Collapse, Minneapolis, Mississippi River, Quadcopter, World Wide Panorama

 

Hastings Bridge Mississippi River bridge at Hastings, MN.

Equipment: DJI P4P, 24 mm

Helicopter: DJI Phantom 4 Professional

Categories: Mississippi River, Quadcopter

 

Laura Ingalls Wilder Museum in Pepin, WI 360 degree aerial panorama above the Laura Ingalls Wilder Museum in Pepin, WI, along the Mississippi River and Lake Pepin, WI.

Equipment: DJI P4P, 24 mm

Helicopter: DJI Phantom 4 Professional

Categories: Mississippi River, Quadcopter, Wisconsin

 

Red Wing Xcel Generating Plant 360 degree aerial panorama near Barn Bluff above the Xcel Generating Plant, which powers 50% of the homes in Red Wing, MN.

Equipment: DJI P4P, 24 mm

Helicopter: DJI Phantom 4 Professional

Categories: Mississippi River, Quadcopter

 

Saint Paul High Bridge 360 degree aerial panorama at the High Bridge near downtown Saint Paul, MN.

Equipment: DJI P4P, 24 mm

Helicopter: DJI Phantom 4 Professional

Categories: Mississippi River, Quadcopter, Saint Paul, World Wide Panorama

 

Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe 360 degree aerial panorama above the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe in La Crosse, WI.

Equipment: DJI P4P, 24 mm

Helicopter: DJI Phantom 4 Professional

Categories: Mississippi River, Quadcopter, Wisconsin

 

Stoney Point in La Crescent 360 degree aerial panorama at Stoney Point in La Crescent, MN overlooking the Mississippi River.

Equipment: DJI P4P, 24 mm

Helicopter: DJI Phantom 4 Professional

Categories: Mississippi River, Outstate Minnesota, Quadcopter, Wisconsin

 

Sunset at Granddad Bluff 360 degree aerial panorama during sunset at Granddad Bluff. The 600-ft high bluff overlooks the city of La Crosse, Wisconsin. Wisconsin Trails readers voted this “the most scenic view in the state”.

Equipment: DJI P4P, 24 mm

Helicopter: DJI Phantom 4 Professional

Categories: Mississippi River, Quadcopter, Wisconsin

 

University of Wisconsin - La Crosse 360 degree aerial panorama above the University of Wisconsin - La Crosse Campus, in La Crosse, WI.

Equipment: DJI P4P, 24 mm

Helicopter: DJI Phantom 4 Professional

Categories: Mississippi River, Quadcopter, Wisconsin

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Start with the "Featured" category to see an assortment of my most interesting panoramas.

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The St. Paul Pioneer Press did a feature story about me.

Newspaper article about Google Street View virtual tours, with a photo from my Basilica tour.

2005 front page feature story about my early aerial panoramas.

VISITOR COMMENTS:

"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."

"HOW IS THIS EVEN POSSIBLE?!"

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

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

"That aerial panorama over Lake Calhoun is totally awesome"

"FANTASTIC!!!!"

"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!"

 


Rolling Stones at the Superdome

Now I only shoot interactive 360 degree panoramas, but long ago I photographed rock concerts (and almost anything else!) for fun and profit. Here's a few of my concert photos and a story about shooting a 1981 Rolling Stones concert.