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How to Backup Your Matterport Spaces on iPad DanSmigrod 31 3 daysDanSmigrod (17977): Hi All, ✓ How to move models between iPad and Mac Dan
FAQs DanSmigrod 1 3 daysDanSmigrod (17977): Hi All, Here are We Get Around Network Forum discussions that are tagged: FAQ Plus, here are TAGGED TOPICS that are frequent questions: ✓ Large [Spaces to be Scanned by Matterport 3D Camera] ✓ Advice ✓ Newbie ✓ Capture Got a topic you feel should be tagged FAQ - or added to the list above - please post below. Best, Dan
New to the Forum? Please introduce yourself DanSmigrod 613 8 daysDanSmigrod (17977): @HJackson50 Welcome. I moved your questions here... Dan
About: We Get Around Network Instant Booking Service powered by KoaWare DanSmigrod 10 2 monthsDanSmigrod (17977): Grab from the front page of the WGAN Forum. @Wingman Thanks for asking ... Option #2 is limited to the United States. Option #1 is available globally. Best, Dan
How to get my business name associated with Google Street View (GSV)? DanSmigrod 2 4 hoursWingman (221): I have not published anything on Google Maps through Matterport but it seems they allow to choose an account under which GSV is published. Matterport has not gone into details about publishing in the following video but if you look at the top side of the video screen at 1:40 you will see a "Choose account" tab. That where I believe you can choose under which account it is going to be published.
How do I become a Google Trusted Photographer? Liacohen 17 8 hoursDanSmigrod (17977): @fotoguy I moved your question to here: ✓ How to get my business name associated with Google Street View (GSV)? Best, Dan
Video: Ricoh Theta Z1-The ULTIMATE Virtual Tour Camera? DanSmigrod 1 12 hoursDanSmigrod (17977): Ricoh Theta Z1-The ULTIMATE Virtual Tour Camera? (Theta Z1 Review and Comparison Part 1 of 2) | Video courtesy of YouTube Channel Hi All, From 360º Camera Subject Matterport Expert Mic Ty's YouTube Channel: "Ricoh Theta Z1 review and comparison Part 1: How does the Theta Z1 compare to Insta360 One X, GoPro Fusion, Xiaomi Mi Sphere, Ultracker Aleta S2C, and other 360 cameras? The...
Help please! If you do a 3D survey-can we take dimensions from the footage? 3dshowcaseuk 5 12 hoursDanSmigrod (17977): @3dshowcaseuk Please see this WGAN Forum discussion: ✓ Videos: How to Import Matterport MatterPak into Autodesk ReCap and Revit Best, Dan
Videos: How to Import Matterport MatterPak into Autodesk ReCap and Revit DanSmigrod 1 12 hoursDanSmigrod (17977): Matterport into Autodesk ReCap and then into Autodesk Revit (Construction Site Example) Matterport into Autodesk Revit (Pump Room Example) Hi All, How to Import Matterport MatterPak into Autodesk ReCap and then into Autodesk Revit, is a video from Matterport Sales Engineer (AEC) Mark Carroll. If you are working with an AEC Client – Architect - Engineer -...
How to choose a safe and legal location to fly Your Drone DanSmigrod 1 13 hoursDanSmigrod (17977): Hi All, " How to choose a safe and legal location to fly Your Drone" is from UAV Coach (17 April 2019): the company that offers Drone Pilot Training School. Did you find this helpful? Best, Dan
How to Video: Facebook Marketing from Beginner to Advanced DanSmigrod 1 13 hoursDanSmigrod (17977): Facebook Marketing from Beginner to Advanced Hi All, I have not had a chance to watch this video, but it is from a source I follow. If you watch this video, can you comment below if it is helpful to the WGAN Community? Best, Dan
Dream Job at Matterport DanSmigrod 6 22 hoursWingman (221): They probably have seen your post Dan and changed it to 8% ;-)
Panoskin Custom Builder Overview Webinar Series Panoskin 1 1 dayPanoskin (82): Starting 1 May 2019 Panoskin is hosting webinars to go over the Panoskin Custom Builder with Q&A at the end. Webinars will be held every other Wednesday starting at 9:30 AM and 4:00 PM CST. Click the link below of your preferred time schedule for one of the webinars. 9:30 AM CST - Book Now 4:00 PM CST - Book Now
Horrific Fire That Engulfed Norte Dame Cathedral: Why what we do Matters DanSmigrod 11 1 dayDanSmigrod (17977): USA Today (17 April 2019) USA TODAY Builds AR Replica Of Notre Dame In Less Than 8 Hours
Matterport Service Provider Newsletter Examples DanSmigrod 3 1 dayGlennTremain (1766): This is a start as something sent is better than nothing sent but it’s not a newsletter as it is a price sheet. I have been looking for a good copywriter and newsletter maker so if any of you found someone but didn’t pull the trigger because of price DM me and maybe after talking to you your source direct I will grt it done and give yours to you for free. A newsletter should have a few catchy titles and an excerpt that gets them to go to...
WGAN-TV: Cupix SLAM App DanSmigrod 10 2 daysDanSmigrod (17977): Hi All, If you have a large, commercial space – 50,000 SQ FT to 1,000,000 SQ FT, take a look at Cupix: ✓ You can shoot a job in a fraction of the time to use Matterport ✓ You can offer clients weekly progress documentation on their construction ✓ Enable compare BIM side-by-side with weekly progress documentation ✓ Cupix offers a white-label solution and robust collaboration features Best, Dan
Videos: How to use the Cupix SLAM App DanSmigrod 2 2 daysDanSmigrod (17977): Hi All, If you have a large, commercial space – 50,000 SQ FT to 1,000,000 SQ FT, take a look at Cupix: ✓ You can shoot a job in a fraction of the time to use Matterport ✓ You can offer clients weekly progress documentation on their construction ✓ Enable compare BIM side-by-side with weekly progress documentation ✓ Cupix offers a white-label solution and robust collaboration features Best, Dan
Question of the Day: Do you charge extra "per additional floor" for MP? DanSmigrod 5 2 daysosakadave (57): Well, if it works for that provider, good for them! I just scanned a four story home yesterday and it would have been a tough sell had I applied this formula. I guess we all find what we need to find and what works for is not a one size fits all apparently.
Standard Members: Free Use of Custom Drone Video When You Pass FAA Part 107 DanSmigrod 2 2 daysDanSmigrod (17977): Video: G01: Greater Hilton Head Island area-based []Dynamic Vision3D[/url] Photographer Tom Rasch (@THRHHI) is a WGAN Standard Member with an FAA Drone Pilot License.
Free Used Matterport Pro1 3D Camera DanSmigrod 6 2 daysDanSmigrod (17977): @rzphotoman This Free Used Matterport Pro1 3D Camera opportunity is still available. Local college preferred. Best, Dan
Tips: How to Optimize Images for a Faster Website DanSmigrod 4 2 dayswhereareweat (158): Has Wordpress plugin, if that’s your thing, and has PS plugin. Compresses well to hit a good page load score using the above suggested. Would recommend using lighthouse chrome plugin as well to get optimize suggestions. And obviously CDN all the images.
VR Video software solution with Menu option. alirizacil 5 2 daysizoneguy (245): At $300-$500 per month and up that solution is not viable for an independent producer with a few VR projects per year.
Stat: 8 percent of all homes sold in the US in '18 had a Matterport 3D Tour DanSmigrod 8 2 daysDanSmigrod (17977): Hi All, In this Matterport job posting, the percentage says 4.5 percent. ✓ Dream Job at Matterport/#1 I would save the stat got revised down, BUT, in this Matterport job posting on the same day - Thursday, 18 April 2019, the stat is 8 percent. ✓ Dream Job at Matterport/#2 Which is it? Dan
50+ Free and/or Special Savings - When You Join the Free WGAN Forum DanSmigrod 1 2 daysDanSmigrod (17977): Hi All, Here are 50+ free and/or Special Savings - when you join the free WGAN Forum. When you join the WGAN Forum, you automatically receive a Private Message from me with all the links and passwords. Free 1. Free: Post to the We Get Around Network Forum (and please do!) 2. Free pass for 30 days: Guide to Matterport Service Provider Pricing 3. Free pass: WGAN Sample Forms Library – Free access when you provide a Sample...
How to Receive 12 Months of Free WGAN Basic Membership DanSmigrod 4 2 daysDanSmigrod (17977): Hello all, Reminder to take advantage of WGAN BOGO – Buy One Get One Free – with participating WGAN Premium Members. Best, Dan
Free Nadir Logo Patch to Replace Tripod View DanSmigrod 21 2 daysDanSmigrod (17977): Hi All, If you bought a Ricoh Theta V or Insta360 One X to be able to publish to Matterport, you might find the Nadir tripod logo patch helpful - add your client and client website to cover the tripod - when you publish to Google Street View. Best, Dan
Fun with NodalView Home3D 3 2 daysHome3D (790): NodalView system uses your own smartphone in a custom case with their NodalView fisheye lens and mounted to their Nodalview Rotator. You launch the NodalView app, it connects to the Rotator via bluetooth, and the base rotates, automatically clicking off super-wide shots, capturing bracketed HDR photos which it automatically blends, and these are all uploaded to NodalView's system which stitches them into photospheres. It's all easy and...
Zillow 3D Home (yeah, should be 360° Home) Home3D 1 2 daysHome3D (790): In case you've been asleep, Zillow is rolling out 3D Home. Here's one that I actually shot months ago, but last week was able to finally connect to the listing as zip code 91302 was activated. clickable text Scroll down and you'll see that one image says "3D Panorama" in the top left corner. Click on this and you launch the 3D Home set of panos. FYI, Zillow told me that use of this process was going to give listings a search...
Indiegogo May 2019: Pilot Era 8K 360° VR Camera Optimized For GSV Creators! DanSmigrod 1 3 daysDanSmigrod (17977): Grab of email: Pisoftech Pilot Era Website Hi All, Amazing specs on the Pisofttech Pilot Era 360º 1-click Camera: ✓ built-in ultra-precise GPS ✓ One-click batch upload to Google Maps (no computer...
Tips of the Week: Charge (More) for Floor Plans (from Matterport 3D Tours) DanSmigrod 1 3 daysDanSmigrod (17977): Screen Grab Screen Grab Hi All, 1. Offer 2D schematic floor plans 2. Charge more (than you think) for 2D schematic floor plans (client branding will get you more $$$) If you look at the rate cards of Matterport Service Providers, two things are obvious to me: 1. Many Matterport...
Great WordPress Themes for Matterport Service Providers DanSmigrod 1 3 daysDanSmigrod (17977): Hi All, A WGAN Member reached out to me for a list of great WordPress themes for Matterport Service Providers. If you :heart: your WordPress theme, can you share it here? Or, Private Message me? Best, Dan
How to add Matterport 3D Tours & videos to the Matterport Highlights Reel DanSmigrod 2 3 daysJune (274): Yay Chris! You rock!
10 Reasons Matterport will acquire GeoCV DanSmigrod 8 3 daysjellofan (2): Unfortunately as pointed out in the separate lawsuit page "A 5 day Jury Trial is set to start 6/14/2021" so we still have a lot of time before that deadline will force someone's hand. In the interim the Sword of Damocles is hanging over GeoCV.
Which Key Industry Stakeholders Do You Focus On When Opening A New Market? Sara_iGuide 1 3 daysSara_iGuide (4): Understanding how to conduct a useful Market Analysis is one of the key skills we teach our Operator Network. This week’s video talks about the different stakeholders you need to focus on when conducting a Market Analysis. Do you know who should be on your top four list? 1. High producing real estate agents and teams/ local real estate brokerages 2. Your local real estate boards 3. Associations and MLS’s 4. Your local...
Google Street View - Help BlueImmersiveMedia 9 3 daysBlueImmersiveMedia (188): @DanSmigrod Grazie!
How to set up WP3D Models Client Message Template [Lead Generation] mykals21 2 3 daysrpetersn (1879): Hi @mykals21...glad to hear that everything is working well for you with WP3D Models. Here's more info on the "Client Message Template": Do you find yourself doing a lot of copying/pasting/emailing to get the various WP3D link/embeds into your client’s hands? We’ve implemented a new feature that will create a single place to grab all of that content. This is especially useful as a starting point for the “deliverable” email...
Cupix for AEC: Compare BIM to Construction Progress Saves Clients Money DanSmigrod 2 3 daysDanSmigrod (17977): Hi All, If you are friends with an architect, engineer or a general contractor, you might share this this video with them and ask if the ability to compare the BIM model with 3D tour of construction documentation would be helpful to them. This is a great use-case for you you to add Cupix to your visual storytelling services. Cupix works with any 360º 1-click camera such as the Ricoh Theta V or Insta360 One X. Best, Dan
ThreeSixty Tours + Ricoh Theta V or Insta360 One X DanSmigrod 1 3 daysDanSmigrod (17977): [threesixty][/threesixty]ThreeSixxty Tour courtesy of ThreeSixty Tours WGAN-TV Live at 5: ThreeSixty.Tours for Newbies: Demo and Discuss with WP3D Models Developer Ross Peterson ThreeSixty Tours + Ricoh Theta V or Insta360 One X Hi All, Reminder that if you bought a Ricoh Theta V or Insta360 One X to use with Matterport, you can also use your 360º 1-click camera with ThreeSixty...
"8% of US Broadband Households own a VR Headset: 25% are Familiar With VR DanSmigrod 2 4 daysizoneguy (245): The Matterport VR "experience" needs to be enhanced if it is to be of any real value. Walking around rooms without any interaction is not that exciting. I am looking at some other solutions to offer some enhanced VR experiences to my clients.
Question of the Day: Do you charge more for one business day delivery? DanSmigrod 4 4 daysfotoguy (223): The MP processing is incredibly slow these days. I ordered a floor plan last week that took over 48 hours to process. The realtor had to add it to the MLS listing later. I hate making more work for them.
Article: "Want to make six figures? Try being a drone pilot" DanSmigrod 1 4 daysDanSmigrod (17977): Hi All, MarketWatch (15 August 2019) Want to make six figures? Try being a drone pilot Your thoughts on this article? Best, Dan P.S. FAQs about becoming a drone pilot
Video: How to attract new clients for real estate photography DanSmigrod 1 4 daysDanSmigrod (17977): How to attract new clients for real estate photography | Video courtesy of JRDNPWRS YouTube Channel Hi All, This video touches on: 1. Know-Like-Trust 2. Depends on your personal skills. First impressions are important. 3. Word of Mouth 4. Coaching 5. Invest in yourself 6. Be self aware of strengths and weaknesses 7. Call Call 8. Cold Email 9. Flyers 10. Advertise on Facebook 11. Brokerage...
[R&D] Take a tour of the secret MP dollhouse factory Tosolini 2 4 daysDanSmigrod (17977):
If GEOcv charged $1788 a year for unlimited processing who'd jump ship? hometakes 21 4 daysWingman (221): Each of two major listings websites in Australia are owned by big Australian Mass Media corporations. Two of them together probably share well above 90-95% of market for property listing in Australia. Both websites can and actually charge over $1000 just to have your property listed on them. And that's not even forever, if a property has not been sold within specific amount of days (I believe 45 days) you have to pay a few $100s just to keep...
How can you use this LED Backpack - swap-out photos/text - to make money? DanSmigrod 1 4 daysDanSmigrod (17977): Futuristic LED Backpack for $100!! | Video courtesy of Kevin Kunze YouTube Channel Hi All, Got some ideas on how to make money with this new LED backpack that lets you swap-out photos/text on the fly from your smartphone? ✓ Client gift with "their" photos? ✓ Your messaging walking into meetings (super-geeky) ✓ Conversation starter? ✓ Prize? ✓ Other? Best, Dan
Lawsuit: Matterport, Inc. versus GeoCV, Inc. - All Legal Documents DanSmigrod 29 4 daysDanSmigrod (17977): Hi All, No significant court filings in the Matterport versus GeoCV lawsuit, as of today (Tuesday, 16 April 2019). See related WGAN Forum post here: ✓ 10 Reasons Matterport will acquire GeoCV Best, Dan
How to receive free WP3D Models Installation, Configuration and Training DanSmigrod 16 4 daysJune (274): Thanks Dan! Website is coming together nicely. Just need to figure out a few more things. Might need to enlist the help of @GlennTremain
Tip: License aerial video to real estate agents (for the listing) DanSmigrod 1 4 daysDanSmigrod (17977): Hi All, In the UAV Coach Forum – same company that runs Drone Pilot Group School for the FAA Aeronautical Knowledge Test ( FAQs) – is this excellent post: ✓ Licensing Media for Real Estate – Are you doing it? Here's a short excerpt: "If you work in an area where properties are bought and sold repeatedly, you'll want the opportunity to license that media to the next realtor who's picking up the listing. It happens...
Smoking Gun: Proof That Matterport Markets to Collaborators (Your Clients!) DanSmigrod 16 4 daysmori (676): A first attempt I can think of to make them aware: try to collaborate by merging your accounts via cooperations. E.g. if 100 MSP´s ask MP for a special offer to bundle all their single accounts and spaces and then cancel all their single subscriptions they may start to listen? [redacted]
GEOCV prices cheaper than Matterport now Lukmoorkens 12 4 daysmori (676): Matterport is maybe only ahead of time as always and as I started my activities in the netherlands two years ago they may follow soon and already applied the correct pricing? I just can recommend the Netherlands, especially in comparison to germany ;-) O.k. - it´s not the right time for jokes - unfortunately - also the new CEO now proves he´s just a investor puppet if I see their latest behaviours, pricing updates and that large spaces can´t...