Panoramio photos not showing in Google Earth

[UPDATE 7-December-2016: The Panoramio Photos Layer is working again. A temporary one day issue.] Thank you to GEB readers Frank, Manuel, Jim and Gabriel for letting us know that the Panoramio photos … [Read more...]

Panoramio shutdown date set

Google has been planning to shut down panoramic photo sharing site Panoramio since September 2014. The initial plan was to merge it with Google Views which was a similar product. However, due to … [Read more...]

Google Earth A to Z: Pretty Earth, Places, Panoramio and the Plug-in

Pretty Earth Google Earth offers an amazing way to view our planet, but when you zoom in closely the surface is actually made up of various tiles from imagery taken on different dates (here's how that … [Read more...]

Panoramio photos from Titanic

Last week we showed you the voyage of the Titanic and ways to view 3D models of the ship, and today we're back with one more way to explore it 100 years after the disaster. NOAA has just released a … [Read more...]

Great new way to view photos in Google Earth

For more than five years, since we first learned of Panoramio, photos have been a big part of Google Earth. Being able to fly around and view geo-referenced photos in Google Earth is a great … [Read more...]

Panoramio is now adding photos from the Ocean

The folks at Panoramio have been busy! Just a few days ago they announced some nicely improved KML files, and now they've announced that photos from the ocean will be landing in Panoramio very … [Read more...]

New KMLs for Panoramio photos in Google Earth

Panoramio has just updated their network link KMLs that are used in Google Earth to make them faster and more useful. Not only is the link faster, but "The algorithm that is responsible for … [Read more...]

Upload your Picasa Web Albums to Panoramio

Google has just released a simple but very useful new feature -- one-click upload from Picasa Web to Panoramio. If your photos are geo-tagged and in a public album, simply click the "Upload to … [Read more...]

Panoramio co-founder Eduardo Manchón leaving Google

Back at Where 2.0 2007, Google CTO Michael Jones announced that they had acquired Panoramio, the popular photo hosting company. At the time, there were roughly two million photos in their database. … [Read more...]

Google Marries Panoramio Lookaround to Street View

Google has announced an update to Street View that further marries Panoramio features into the Street View experience. In June of last year, Google added a feature in Panoramio called "Look Around" - … [Read more...]