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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Best economical tripods

    We get this question frequently asked and thought I would post a thread on it. What is some good choices for sturdy tripods in the low to medium end...

    Started by Bill Bailey, 04-23-2008 12:14 PM
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    11-06-2012 08:11 AM Go to last post
  2. Poll Sticky Thread Sticky: Poll: Stitching software

    Here's another question we get asked - what software do people use. This is an important question that is based on many factors like price, type of...

    Started by Bill Bailey, 04-23-2008 12:26 PM
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    10-07-2011 07:34 AM Go to last post
  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: How to choose a detent interval (shooting interval) updated

    This is a FAQ. detent setting for a particular focal length you need overlap in the images in order to stitch. So you need to know the angle of...

    Started by nick fan, 07-09-2008 09:04 PM
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    05-08-2010 11:04 PM Go to last post
  1. Needed something to do this weekend.

    When taking a hand held Nadir patch shot, the more accurately you can point the camera at the pivot point on the ground directly below the center of...

    Started by DennisS, 04-06-2014 05:10 PM
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    04-06-2014 05:10 PM Go to last post
  2. Nadir Adapter

    Hi Has anyone out there tried the new Nadir Adapter for NN3 and NN5 series Nodal Ninja panorama heads. Would be interested to see some results...

    Started by cellarman, 07-05-2010 06:27 AM
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    04-01-2014 05:06 PM Go to last post
  3. Revised version of the tutorial "How to make a spherical 3D panorama with a single camera and a fisheye lens"

    Hello Forum, In this tutorial I will give some general instructions and explain step by step how to; - shoot the images, - make a left and...

    Started by Wim.Koornneef, 09-27-2010 11:55 AM
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    04-01-2014 02:14 PM Go to last post
  4. See the leveler bubble moves during your shots around

    Hi everyone, I've take a video to demonstrate the movement of the bubble. Once again, you only have to level the first shot! So do not be...

    Started by hindenhaag, 04-12-2013 11:34 PM
    • Replies: 6
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    03-08-2014 10:14 PM Go to last post
  5. Rokinon 8mm f/2.8 NPP, NN RS-1 upper rotator setting

    Where is the NPP on a Rokinon 8mm f/2.8? All the posts I can find about this point are for the f/3.5 fisheye lens, not the f/2.8 8mm. I know that...

    Started by jatlee, 03-06-2014 10:10 PM
    rokinon 8mm f/2.8, rs-1
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    03-06-2014 10:10 PM Go to last post
  6. Canon 6d or 7d with sigma 8mm

    What is the size of the equirectangular image if I use: - Canon 6D (full frame) + Sigma 8mm with R10 - Canon 7D + Sigma 8mm with R10 I need...

    Started by SAUL007, 03-02-2014 09:35 AM
    canon 6d, canon 7d, sigma 8mm
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    03-02-2014 02:41 PM Go to last post
  7. Nodal Adapter & Tripod Orientation

    I need help orienting the tripod legs relative to the Nodal Ninja 5 arm for the nodal shot when using the nodal adapter. I am trying to visualize...

    Started by RockvilleBob, 01-05-2014 03:18 PM
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    02-10-2014 11:39 AM Go to last post
  8. Metabones Speed Booster . Just received my Metabones Speed Booster. . In case you have not heard of this nice little gem, it moves the lens...

    Started by DennisS, 01-10-2014 10:35 AM
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    01-22-2014 09:06 AM Go to last post
  9. Red face Tips to buy lens and NN for 3D works

    Hello Community, I need your help because i'm little bit confused to decide what is it the best NN for me. I'm a 3D artist and I guess it's no...

    Started by GabrieleLori, 12-25-2013 04:13 AM
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    12-29-2013 02:22 AM Go to last post
  10. Question Landscape or portrait mode?

    Hi everybody! What mode do you use usually for spherical 3d panoramas- landscape or portrait? Thanks

    Started by Oleg_ice, 10-25-2013 03:25 PM
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    10-26-2013 02:53 AM Go to last post
  11. Workflows

    Would be interesting (I think) to read other people's workflow for whatever stitchiing software they use. Everyone might pick up a few...

    Started by Johnytuono, 09-02-2013 01:56 PM
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    09-02-2013 01:56 PM Go to last post
  12. sharpness quality?

    Hello NN members, Just want to know what your settings are for focus on your lenses. Even if I shoot at a small aperture (F11~F16) I just...

    Started by kumidia, 08-29-2013 08:22 PM
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    09-01-2013 08:15 PM Go to last post
  13. Nikon FX 16mm @ 45 degrees?

    I've been experimenting with my RS-1/D800e/Nikkor 16mm. I tried rotating the lens 45 degrees in the lens ring so that the diagonal dimension of the...

    Started by mosleyh, 09-01-2013 12:48 PM
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    09-01-2013 12:48 PM Go to last post
  14. Smile Video: How to use the Nadir Adapter with M1-L

    Hi, Now it is there: How to use the Nadir Adapter Workflow is the same for Nadir Adapter NN3, NN4, NN5. You...

    Started by hindenhaag, 05-12-2013 08:05 AM
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    08-10-2013 09:12 AM Go to last post
  15. Post N4 Series Canon Body and Lens

    Hello, I just registered. I am thinking of investing in pano equipment but have little experience other than rotating my ball head and looking in...

    Started by Maverick, 07-10-2013 07:22 PM
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    07-12-2013 11:24 AM Go to last post
  16. Canon 70-200 F2.8L IS II and Nodal Ninja M2 - Nodal point?

    I set up a very cool little box, with a screwdriver poking out the top of the box, with a slit cut into a piece of cardboard that was placed behind...

    Started by Ryan0751, 06-18-2013 09:48 AM
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    06-19-2013 01:07 AM Go to last post
  17. I need suggestions for configuration

    NN looks like a great product, but I need some help wrapping my mind around all the options. Hope you can help. I've shot a great deal in...

    Started by cwphoto123, 05-19-2013 12:01 PM
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    06-03-2013 09:46 PM Go to last post
  18. HDRI Handbook 2.0 - Alternate HDR Workflow?

    In Christian Bloch's latest book, he outlines a Hybrid Stitching Workflow in sect. 6.4.9 using batched processing with Photomatix to a dual set of...

    Started by MikeInBaltimore, 05-31-2013 05:36 AM
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  19. The use of Nadir Adapter with M1-L

    Hi, Now it is there: How to use the Nadir Adapter Workflow is the same for Nadir Adapter NN3, NN4, NN5. You...

    Started by hindenhaag, 05-12-2013 02:05 AM
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  20. Please Help New to Pano Work - Trouble with Level during rotation

    I posted earlier - looking for input if anyone is using the R10 (getting my feet wet with pano work) and I am having difficulty finding the tripod...

    Started by TGingras, 04-03-2013 08:37 PM
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    04-04-2013 08:07 PM Go to last post
  21. When locked my NN 180 (old I know, but awesome) moves slightly side to side

    Can anybody help with a way to DIY this little issue? It moves approximately 5mm when in the locked position. This nodal head has shot...

    Started by jaybag74, 04-02-2013 03:07 PM
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    04-04-2013 07:41 PM Go to last post
  22. Level using Leveler II

    Hi all, I am wondering if I did this wrongly, so I am hoping to get some answer my doubt. I am using EZ leveler II with a NN4. I first set up...

    Started by pboong, 03-29-2013 07:05 AM
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    04-03-2013 02:29 AM Go to last post
  23. R10 going off level during rotation

    Hi - I am fairly new to this product and new to this group. I could not find a previous thread - excuse me if this has been covered. When using...

    Started by TGingras, 04-01-2013 09:29 AM
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    04-01-2013 11:35 AM Go to last post
  24. RD16 and that extra bolt

    I love my new RD16 head, but where should i put the second bolt? I need 6 shots around, and when I insert the bolt in the holes to the left of the...

    Started by jesperfrehr, 03-19-2013 02:53 PM
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    03-19-2013 07:16 PM Go to last post
  25. D800, 16mm fisheye and R1

    G'day all :biggrin:, I am looking to purchase the R1 for my D800/shaved 10.5mm fisheye combo. I would like to know if anyone has any experience...

    Started by Trueview, 11-16-2012 09:38 PM
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    03-08-2013 11:02 AM Go to last post
  26. Tripod selection

    I'm in the market for a new tripod and I'm trying to find something with a small footprint to minimize the amount of post processing I need to do for...

    Started by markmc90, 03-01-2013 06:02 PM
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    03-04-2013 06:18 AM Go to last post
  27. BRIGHT Virtual tours made in Flash/Html5

    Hello, Folks! We would like to share our big experience in working with 360 degree Virtual tours. We have made many different navigation skins and...

    Started by Bright - World, 02-28-2013 02:41 AM
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  28. How to block the rotator?

    Hi all, I'm using the NN3 MKII with the built-in EZ-Leveler-II. Maybe I'm missing something fundamental, but when I pick the tripod up for the...

    Started by bisams, 01-24-2013 12:20 PM
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    01-28-2013 02:04 AM Go to last post
  29. Talking Mating Really Right Stuff And Nodal Ninja Panoramic Gear

    Hi, I recently added the excellent RD16 to my existing RRS pano kit and thought a blog post about it would be worthwhile. ...

    Started by thinkstopthink, 01-17-2013 08:47 PM
    nodal ninja, pano head, rd16, really right stuff, rotator
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    01-18-2013 01:39 AM Go to last post
  30. iOS woes - every updates breaks your panos too? - Android time?

    iOS6. I downgraded back to 4.3.3 after going to iOS6, my panos viewed on a iphone4 loads but i so slow, it's unviewable in my opinion. iPad running...

    Started by etegration, 12-05-2012 04:49 PM
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    12-09-2012 12:01 AM Go to last post

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