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.
Google Business Photos are the INDOOR version of Google Street View!
- Lets people See Inside Your Business On Google Maps
- High Quality 360° Panoramas
- Familiar Google Street View interface & navigation
- Enhances your Google presence
- Easily embed your tour in Facebook, WordPress, email, or web page
- Includes additional still photos for your Google+ Local listing
- You own all rights to the photos
- No ongoing fees, just a one-time charge for the 360° photography
If you aren't familiar with Google Business Photos take a look below at some of my Google virtual tours, or go to my Twin Cities Google Business Photos page for more information, videos, and many samples.
I want to partner with you to offer 360° Google Business Photos to your clients! Google hosts your virtual tour in Street View, yet you'll be able to embed the tour in your current pages or create custom page designs to make the tour the feature element of the page.
NEW!! I've recently started adding Google Business Photos to 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.
On Father's Day weekend 2012 I went back to my panorama roots with my wife and grandkids, and rented a convertible to cruise the bluff country along the Mississippi River in southern Minnesota and Wisconsin, shooting panoramas at some of the same locations I shot 13 years ago when I first started doing interactive panoramas.
In 1999 my $1,000 digital camera took 18 shots to make a 360 degree panorama. I could fit exactly 36 shots in the camera, so if I didn't make any mistakes I could shoot 2 panoramas before I had to do a 30 minute camera download! Because it took such an investment in time I learned to be very picky with my shots, and wanted only the most scenic locations. So I used to do "panorama weekends" where I'd rent a convertible and cruise around looking for special panoramas - like this one.
This was my submission for the "Heritage" World Wide Panorama event for Summer Solstice 2012.
Equipment: Nikon D700, Nikkor 10.5mm (shaved), Nodal Ninja Ultimate R1
360 degree panorama on the second day of spring as two children take advantage of the warm weather to throw snowballs in the St. Croix River that separates Minnesota and Wisconsin, just south of Taylor's Falls, MN and St. Croix Falls, WI.
Over the 2006 Spring Equinox VR photographers around the world shot panoramas on the theme "Borders" for the World Wide Panorama. This was my submission.
Equipment: NikonD70, Sigma 8mm, Kaidan QuickPan III
Equipment: NikonD70, Sigma 8mm, Nodal Ninja 3
Categories: Outstate Minnesota
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The St. Paul Pioneer Press interviewed me for a story about Google Business Photos 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!
"That's the coolest thing on the web."
"You brought tears to my eyes."
"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"
"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!"