Create your own Street View images without a tripod

If you’ve ever wanted to create your own Street View images, GEB reader ‘Steven’ has written an excellent how-to post that explains the entire process. You’ll need a camera and a fish-eye lens, and that’s about it!

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You can read about the process on his blog, view the panoramas he created at the National Taiwan University campus, or watch the short instructional video below.

I’ve created a few panoramas over the years, but nothing to this extent. Have you ever tried building your own Street View-like panoramas?

About Mickey Mellen

Mickey has been using Google Earth since it was released in 2005, and has created a variety of geo-related sites including Google Earth Hacks. He runs a web design firm in Marietta, GA, where he lives with his wife and two kids.



Comments

  1. I’m using Microsoft ICE, free software, for crating Panorama images:
    http://research.microsoft.com/en-us/um/redmond/groups/ivm/ice.html

  2. I really like this process to create street wise image.

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