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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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  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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  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. Tutorial "How to create a 3D panorama with a single camera and a fisheye lens"

    -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- You can find a revised tutorial here: ...

    Started by Wim.Koornneef, 08-01-2009 02:34 PM
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    07-28-2014 01:32 PM Go to last post
  2. Embedding your virtual tour into Google

    Hello, Is there a way to embed your virtual tour into Google Maps / Street view? Regards éric T

    Started by ericthoreau, 07-09-2014 01:59 AM
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    07-09-2014 09:53 AM Go to last post
  3. Panoramas in Tight Places with Complex Nadir Views

    PTgui does a nice job of stitching a flat nadir view into a panorama using viewpoint correction, provided the surface is fairly flat. Aircraft...

    Started by aviator, 05-15-2014 06:49 AM
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    07-04-2014 03:38 PM Go to last post
  4. Looking to add pole... suggestions

    I have two tripods, one the Manfroto 190 Carbon Fiber and the other an older aluminum model. I would like to add a pole for elevation and I see you...

    Started by AlaskaDave, 06-13-2014 11:51 AM
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    06-26-2014 12:17 AM Go to last post
  5. Smile Reccomendation

    Hello, and sorry if this has been asked previously in the forum, I tried to search for it but it gives me an error 500 message. I have been a...

    Started by Jose Bayo, 05-27-2014 07:45 AM
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    06-10-2014 02:35 AM Go to last post
  6. A "run and gun" setup for quick VR panos

    Not earth shattering, but I thought this might be helpful to someone else. . . I've been wanting to try event coverage with VR panoramas and I...

    Started by mosleyh, 04-28-2014 08:06 AM
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    04-28-2014 10:44 AM Go to last post
  7. 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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    04-19-2014 06:45 AM Go to last post
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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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  11. 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
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    03-08-2014 10:14 PM Go to last post
  12. 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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  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. Metabones Speed Booster

    http://www.metabones.com . 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
  16. 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
  17. 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
  18. 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
  19. 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
  20. 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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  21. Smile Video: How to use the Nadir Adapter with M1-L

    Hi, Now it is there: How to use the Nadir Adapter http://vimeo.com/65994333 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
  22. 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
  23. 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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  24. 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
  25. 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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  26. The use of Nadir Adapter with M1-L

    Hi, Now it is there: How to use the Nadir Adapter http://vimeo.com/65994333 Workflow is the same for Nadir Adapter NN3, NN4, NN5. You...

    Started by hindenhaag, 05-12-2013 02:05 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 830
    05-12-2013 02:05 AM Go to last post
  27. 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
  28. 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
  29. 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
  30. 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

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