How To Create 360 Images

There are various ways to get a 360-degree image, You can even get a 360-degree camera from Amazon or eBay, but that will be pretty expensive and difficult.

The good part is You can shoot 360-degree images with your smartphones. Whether you own an Android or an iOS device.

First Download the Google Street View app from Google Play or AppStore. The process is almost the same on both operating systems

Install the app and pick up an interesting spot to try it. After a few screens with tips and welcome messages, you’ll arrive at the homepage of the app. Click on the “Camera” icon in the bottom-right corner of the screen to start. A contextual menu will appear. Choose “Camera,” the third option.

After selecting “Camera,” you’ll be taken to the camera screen. The app will guide you through the capture process – essentially, the user has to stand still, and ensure your foot maintains one position as You rotate with the camera. Hold the device in the right position, point the camera at the dot, and hit all orange circles appearing on the screen.

The App will Automatically begin stitching all images to create a 360-degree panorama. The progress is indicated by an orange loading bar at the bottom of the screen. As soon as the process is completed, the app will notify you by indicating that your 360 photo is “ready to publish.”

The images are now stitched together into one 360 image. While you are able to preview the raw version of the image on both Android and iOS devices, there are some differences in how you access them. Android and iOS users will need to press the “private tab” click on your image and press the “share icon”, and choose “share privately”, then save the image or send it using your Gmail app

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That’s it for creating a 360-degree image with Your smartphone, from your smartphone you can, Upload your image to Video Tours 360°, but it will be easier for you from a desktop computer.