How to take 360 Degree Photo
The flat 2D photos are old, the new trend is of 360 Degree photos as more and more apps and the virtual device support 3D content. To capture 360 video special 360 Degree camera is required, but to take a 360 Degree photo no extra equipment is required, your smartphone is enough. Do you also want to capture the world around you in 360 degree? then read on further to know about it.
The method to take 360-degree photos with the smartphone is quite simple unlike capturing the 360-degree video which requires a special camera. To take 360 Degree you just need to download an app. So Read on further to know how to take 360 Degree photos with your smartphone.
Here are the Steps to Take 360 Degree Photo with your Phone :
Step 1 :
First of all, you have to download an app called street view by Google. To download the app head over to the play store on your device and search for street view and install it. The app is of 30 MB in size. Below are the links to directly download the app.
Link for Android: Google Street View App
Link For iOS: Google Street View App
Note: The street view might not be available to download on all the devices and it requires Android 4.4 and above.
Once, you have downloaded and installed the app on your smartphone, open it.
After opening the app, click on the camera icon on the bottom right of the screen, as seen in the screenshot below.
Now it will ask for necessary permissions, so read and allow them.
Now the camera of your phone will open. To take the 360-degree photo you have to stand and hold your phone close to your face and shoot a set of images, rotating in a circle several times to cover a full 360 sphere. You will be guided automatically by the app so you capture the images, so you don’t have to worry about it.
After capturing the whole sphere around you, the app will take a few minutes to stitch the images together to procedure the beautiful 360 images.
So, that’s all folks, once the photo is captured it will be saved and you can view and even share the photo on facebook which supports the 360-degree photos.
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