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° 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 40 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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Google Maps is the most frequently used
app in the world, put it to work for you!


Google Street View CameraStreet View now allows Google certified photographers (like me!)  to create 360° virtual tours inside your business for Google Maps.

It’s simple, fast, and affordable.

Unlike other virtual tours, these INDOOR Street View tours are a complete series of interactive 360° panoramas that let people "walk around”  inside your business the same way they "drive around”  in outdoor Street View.

Advantages of a Google Street View virtual tour:
  -  Lets people SEE INSIDE your business on Google Maps
  -  High Quality 360° Panoramas
  -  Enhances your Google presence
  -  NO ONGOING FEES just a one-time charge for the 360° photography
  -  FAST! Your tour can be online within days
  -  Cross Platform - viewable on dekstops, laptops, phones, and tablets
  -  Powered by the latest Google technology!


No web site required! Since the entire tour is stored on Google's servers you don't have to worry about meetings with your IT department or web developers - within days your tour will be on Google Maps viewable by anyone anywhere.

Easily embed the tour in a web page, blog, or Facebook. Most companies already have a Google Map embedded somewhere on their site, embedding an indoor Street View tour is exactly the same. Here's two of my tours embedded below:



100,000 businesses signed up for Google tours in the first year. The program is so popular Google is continuously training new Trusted Photographers in order to keep up with the overwhelming demand.

Why choose me for your Google Street View Trusted Photographer? I'm not new to photography or panoramas. I've been a hard core professional panorama photographer for 15 years. I shoot panoramas hanging out of helicopters, leaning over bridges and skyscrapers, inside cars, vans, and buses, and from 12' poles. Creating 360° panoramas isn't a job to me - it's an obsession! Take a look around my website. I love what I do, I'm very good at it, and I'm proud of my work. My panoramas have been featured by ABC, CBS, NBC, MSNBC, the Washington Post, FARK, and locally by WCCO, KQRS, Pioneer Press, and many more.


A few examples of my Google Street View virtual tours:
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Anytime Fitness - West St. Paul

 


Basilica of Saint Mary

(Look up!)

 


Brickmania Toyworks and Twin Cities Lego Train Club

(zoomed in on Landmark Center)

 


Cathedral of St. Paul
(Look up!)

 


Cazarin Interactive

 


Central Presbyterian Church
(Look up!)

 


Computer Revolution

 


Earle Brown Heritage Center

(A huge tour!)

 


Geller Jewelers - Shoreview

 


Hennepin Ave. United Methodist Church

Another one where you have to look up! :)

 


Hub Hobby Center - Little Canada

(A very large tour, up and down every aisle!)

 


Hub Hobby Center - Richfield

(A very large tour, up and down every aisle!)

 


Insert Coin(s) Interactive Lounge

 


Lift Bridge Brewing Company

 


Lock Up Self Storage - Bloomington

 


Mad Jacks Sports Cafe

 


Orthology

 


Segway Evolve

 


Sherburne Jewelers

 


Shoreview Community Center

 


Solhavn Apartments

 


Soltvå Apartments

 


Union Depot

 


Valley Auto Care/Mr. Tire

(Watch your head! I can't wait to do this with a nice hot rod or expensive sports car.)

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

Select a panorama category:

Enter text to search for specific panoramas or categories, like "Mary Tyler Moore statue", "Ice Palace", or "museums":



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.

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!"