For photographers : 360 Panorama - Shoot multiple photos with 8mm and stich it

Technical prerequisites

digital camera ( any )  -  Example photos done with SONY A900

8mm lens 

tripod with panoramatic head

 

How to photograph 360 panorama with 8mm lens

 

1) Mount camera with  8mm lense on tripod with panoramatic head

2) Connect Camera to remote control ( via cord or via tablet/phone) 

3) Set your lense to Manual mode

4) Focus your lenses in Manual mode

5) Set exposition to M mode  ( 8mm,  ISO 100, F/5.6, 1/30 s )

8) Start exposition of photo 1

9) Rotate camera 90 degrees left and do exposition of photo 2

10) Rotate camera 90 degrees left and do exposition of photo 3

11) Rotate camera 90 degrees left and do exposition of photo 4

 

Computer based Processing steps

 

1) Stich photos  in application PTGUI 

 

2) publish 360 photo ( example of 360 web platform - )