Take a walk through Kiwanis park with me | 360


A Google Street View Virtual Tour.

Photo of Kiwanis park

Fall is beautiful.

I took my modified drone+360 backpack rig for its maiden trek through Kiwanis park for a trial run. It’s a great rig and cost me all of $175 for the pack, the and the monopod which mounts on the back and extends to the perfect height.

I set the Theta S for 8 second intervals and simply walked from tree to tree, and imported the photospheres into street view. From there I set the direction of each shot and then compensated for the magnetic direction according to the magnetometer.

Easy-peasy.

The Tour on Google Maps:

 

These can also be done indoor for businesses, so if you have a brick and mortar that you want some Virtual Tour exposure on Google Maps, just let me know.

If you are viewing this in The Apple News App just follow the link below:

https://www.google.com/maps/@41.1185224,-112.0237916,3a,75y,90t/data=!3m7!1e1!3m5!1sAF1QipM8kf9WLIOuTjsF7BVcI8vFbOGybZnUPI-P7JDv!2e10!3e12!7i5376!8i2688


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