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Can't edit 360 uploads to Zillow? kjonyou 16 2 monthsVTLV (2211): Zillow Video used to require being shot through the app or pay them a couple hundred bucks to upload your beautiful video. Unless you uploaded more than 10 a month. One month you're told a video will help your tour tour rank first on Zillow Search results. Then they fade off and not longer rank high making you a liar. Same for Zillow 3D. It's a constant revolving tower of goo with updates. As you know Zestimates rarely match up to proper current...
Ricoh Theta V - Low light shooting stevienet 11 2 monthsDanSmigrod (23371): https://e3effa51eee72fd900e3-2fb779bd12ec72d4612275342f2c9187.ssl.cf1.rackcdn.com/7fcec7f2e13fe528af7fdb3c1edbe1d3.pngScreen Grab: Halo 360 Light from Bushman Panoramic https://youtu.be/J1XP3oWTT9sVideo: Preview HALO 360 LIGHT and MAGIC CABLE | Video courtesy of Bushman Panoramic YouTube Channel | 25 June 2020 @stevienet Would this Bushman Panoramic Halo 360 Light- paired with your Ricoh Theta V - solve your lighting...
Ricoh Theta Z1/V/SC2 versus Insta360 One X DanSmigrod 2 2 monthsPeter360 (23): On a cursory look the surprises are SC2 which is "acceptable" for cheap 1 shot and conversely how poor the onex is.....
Hurricane Michael, Panama City FL: Theta V BlueImmersiveMedia 2 2 monthsDanSmigrod (23371): Hi All, Our thoughts are with those in the path of the hurricane in the gulf coast region. Safety first; then help others with documentation for faster Insurance claims. Dan
Thanks to Asteroom fotoguy 2 2 monthsEricTsai (131): @fotoguy. Thank you for sharing. We are happy to help!
quick question on Theta V fotoguy 9 2 monthsDanSmigrod (23371): @fotoguy Tips for Matterport Pros shooting Asteroom ... Dan
floorplan and 360 camera fotoguy 9 2 monthsDanSmigrod (23371): @Expertise ... Did you have follow-up questions about ordering 2D floor plans from Asteroom virtual tour? WGAN Forum Members ... Take Asteroom for a spin with no monthly subscription with the Asteroom Pay Per Tour Bundle special pricing for WGAN Forum Members: ✓ No monthly subscription ✓ create the virtual tour with up to 30 360 photo spheres (likely sufficient for 90 percent of listings) ✓ create the dollhouse...
When 360 Tours HURT Real Estate Listings due to Poor Quality jericreson 1 3 monthsjericreson (84): As agents begin to adopt 360 tours it's vital to understand that quality matters. There are now a large range of tours - from DIY gizmos to beautiful professionally scanned tours using expensive equipment and upscale tour formats. Yesterday, I had the pleasure of stealing a listing from another agent. Coming soon to market, after it "rests" and we let time undo the damage the previous agent created with poor marketing. It was...
using other cameras with Matterport PaulM 6 3 monthsDanSmigrod (23371): Hi All, A related WGAN Forum discussion: ✓ Question of the Day: Should Matterport Enable Editing/Replacing 360 Photos? Dan
My first Matterport 3D Tour: Feedback Please (used Z1 and V to compare) FabioLuna 7 3 monthsFabioLuna (7): thanks everyone for the feedback. I had the cameras at about 5 1/2 ft,I will definitely try using different heights depending on how tall the total space is. @castaway I have no idea how that mesh got created, I don't remember deleting any scan points and I didn't touch any of the windows. I was going to use the Z1 first and take advantage of the light, but the battery had drained because I forgot to turn off the camera after charging(...
How to Make a 360º Camera Helmet Cam DanSmigrod 15 3 monthsDanSmigrod (23371): Hi All, Do you have a helmet cam ( yet)? Please post a selfie here! Dan P.S. Shopping list above!
Examples of 360 Tours Created with Ricoh Theta Z1/V/SC2 and Insta360 One/X DanSmigrod 2 3 monthslilnitsch (1961): I like redundancy. I have gotten busy enough where I now send a family member a second direction on certain shoots. My policy it to carry an heir & a spare for all equipment on a shoot. So, each shooter carries two DSLR’s, a Z1 & a V or sc2 for Zillow’s 3D home tours (v or sc2 are just in case) and a Pro2 w/a Pro1 back up. I never want to show up to a property unable to perform due to some sort of hardware issues
Get 2 Months Off a Matterport Starter Plan with this Coupon Code DanSmigrod 1 3 monthsDanSmigrod (23371): https://e3effa51eee72fd900e3-2fb779bd12ec72d4612275342f2c9187.ssl.cf1.rackcdn.com/4d14271f0cc2395b418fff0b89387b3d.pngScreen Grab: Matterport Pricing webpage Hi All, Thinking about getting started with Matterport with their Starter Plan using a Ricoh Theta V/Z1 or Insta360 One X? Get two months off a Matterport Starter Plan with Matterport Coupon Code: 2MSTARTER2020 Below are screen grabs from Matterport social...
RICOH Tours Rebrands as RICOH360 Tours: Service Provider Tools Added DanSmigrod 4 4 monthsKumar (471): the tour interface is so poor, i wonder why would anyone opt for this?
Anyone Used the Qoocam 8k for Tours? homefinders3d 10 5 monthshomefinders3d (319): I've watched several videos on the Qoocam 8k with polar opposite findings lol. Mine should be here in the next hour. I will send it back if the images are not sharp. Kind of wish I kept my Insta360 One X.
Testing a Ricoh Theta V with Matterport Digital Twin DanSmigrod 1 5 monthsDanSmigrod (23371): Hi All, Moving this discussion here ... Dan ---
How to avoid bright contrast when sun hitting RICOH Theta V two lenses? JPPeron 4 6 monthsDanSmigrod (23371): @JPPeron Yes. This is likely the challenge (without a solution). I will defer to others in the WGAN Forum that might have a solution for you. Dan
GeoCV Style Outdoor Capture with Matterport thorn604 4 7 monthsOboldyrev (197): I did something like that with Pro2 only. You can tell in back yard because of snow and sun Cortex just stopped cooperating https://my.matterport.com/show/?m=6v6cbAh4cN5
Questions about Asteroom... DanSmigrod 6 8 monthsEricTsai (131): @jthorstad - sure! You will shoot using our App (We have direct integration with Z1,v, and One X) and then simply upload the panos. Our back-office and AI will put together the dollhouse for you. For users that use other 360 cameras- they can upload the panos using our web editor. Here is a youtube video of how a photographer is able to put together an Asteroom tour in 15 minutes https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ce_EicueFEw&t=235s
RICOH Theta Z1: "Top 10 Tech Products Fueling Innovation... in Real Estate" DanSmigrod 8 9 monthslilnitsch (1961): @June Not a problem
Four RICOH Tours Special Offers for WGAN Forum Members DanSmigrod 1 9 monthsDanSmigrod (23371): WGAN Forum Membership Benefit of the Week --- https://forum.we-get-around.com/cached/4792232d1af75e84bc72ba61a0be3a37.pngScreen Grab courtesy of RICOH Tours --- Hi All, Four RICOH Tours Special Offers for WGAN Forum Members ✓ $130 off Ricoh Theta Z1 ✓ $45 off Ricoh Theta V 360 Kit ✓ $1 for 1st month RICOH Tours subscription ✓ 50% off RICOH Tours annual subscription To receive the RICOH Tours coupon codes for...
Are you a 3D/360º Camera Manufacturer? The Must Have Killer Feature is ... DanSmigrod 1 9 monthsDanSmigrod (23371): Are you a 3D/360º Camera Manufacturer? The Must Have Killer Feature is ... Hi All, Which one 360º camera feature do I recommend for real estate photographers that is a must have when deciding which of 50 3D/360º cameras is right for you? Answer: Platform(s) compatibility For example, if you are considering using one of these platforms … 1. Cupix 2. EyeSpy360 3. Google Street View 4. Matterport 5. Panoskin 6. ...
Considering Ricoh Theta Z1, but, worried about battery! photosintheround 12 10 monthsWingman (1458): The image quality and their time shift plugin is worth it everything else does not. As for a monopod, I use a cheap one for less than $15. It is ok for inside and leveled surface but outside and on a slope it can be a problem. Since I am going to use a Pilot Era instead of a Z1 soon I have decided to get a better one and bought Neewer brand monopod for $42 from...
Ricoh Tours leonherbert 10 10 monthsWingman (1458): $45/month for unlimited seems to be worth paying. However I am not sure you can create a tour with their Z1s and Vs due to Ricoh cutting off accuracy in location data. When you have 5m or even 5cm accuracy it is one thing but when it turns into 50-100m accuracy by bugs(or by bad code) in their app what kind of quality of a tour your can expect with that? The only way to avoid it is to use these two cameras with Street View app but I do not...
New WGAN Member Asks>Should I Switch to Matterport Pro2 from Ricoh Theta V? DanSmigrod 8 10 monthsSalim (33): I see. Nice. For Richo theta V I would take more than 20 hours to cover such area. That is very much faster with pro2
Video: How to pair Ricoh Theta V/Z1 with Matterport DanSmigrod 6 11 monthsDanSmigrod (23371): Hi All, Still stuck? See this WGAN Forum discussion: ✓ Video: How to enable a 360º Camera to work with Matterport Capture App Best, Dan
Video: How to enable a 360º Camera to work with Matterport Capture App DanSmigrod 1 11 monthsDanSmigrod (23371): Video WGAN-TV Matterport Capture App and Matterport 3D Showcase App-Short Story #928- Capture App 3D Conversion And Firmware Version with Matterport Content Marketing Manager Amir Frank Hi All, If Santa Claus brings you a Ricoh Theta Z1 or Insta360 One X camera to use with the Matterport Capture App, here is a quick start tip for how to enable a 360º compatible Camera to work with Matterport Capture App. As shown in the WGAN-TV Short...
How to Remove Yourself from a 360º Photo (During the Shoot) DanSmigrod 8 11 monthsWingman (1458): I have never tried it on IOS and always used it with Android without anything similar. It may be just IOS thing. [quote] The other issue is the app will not connect with my phone while using the plugin and sometimes it freeze up requiring me to start it again. [/quote] I have this sometimes but I know why. The problem is not Theta cameras has no good wi-fi signal strength in both V and Z1. Technically even if you are next to a camera but...
Matterport Comparison: Pro1, Pro2, Ricoh Theta V/Z1, Insta360 One X lilnitsch 5 1 yearlilnitsch (1961): @Ghagendorf with any of the 360 cameras you will have to use a 3rd party for floor plans. I use Siva https://home3ds.com/ he does good work with just a Matterport link he is reasonably priced and turns around in short order
Brain Teaser: Converting Matterport Outdoor 3D Views to 3D Scans? DanSmigrod 10 1 yearWingman (1458): Tried it now in full sunlight and I could not scan at all. It seems it can work somehow with clouds covering the Sun but once it is out and shining it won't work. With clouds though just keep looking at a minimap in Capture and make sure your next scan data is going to overlap data from any of the previous scans. If there is no Sun you should have about 2-3m of data placed around each scan(can be more if it is really cloudy) so you next...
GSV19: Ricoh Theta V/Z1 Pair with Matterport and/or Publishing to GSV DanSmigrod 1 1 yearDanSmigrod (23371): WGAN-TV Short Story | Ricoh Head of Global Marketing Thijs Ekelschot at the Street View Summit on the Ricoh Theta V/Z1 paired with Matterport | Wednesday, 25 September 2019 -- Hi All, "[Ricoh makes] 360 content creation, very simple. We integrate now with Matterport or we're working closely with Matterport content creators, but with Matterport itself as well. Obviously to simplify the workflow for creativity, virtual tours for...
GSV19: 84% of Matterport Pro Camera Users Publish to Google Street View DanSmigrod 1 1 yearDanSmigrod (23371): WGAN-TV Short Story: UK-based Matterport VP James Morris-Manuel at the 2019 Google Street View Summit on Capture and Publishing to Google Street View | Wednesday, 25 September 2019 Hi All, "We found, in a survey that we ran in 2018, that 84% of photographers that have a Matterport camera upload to Google Street View. We also found in that survey that 7 1% of photographers that use the Google Street View function with Matterport have...
Error Message When Trying to Capture with Insta360 One X and Ricoh Theta V DanSmigrod 4 1 yearDanSmigrod (23371): Hi All, Good news ... While I got my Insta360 One X working with my iPad, I have no idea why it is working now. I did NOT update the firmware. Hmmmmm... Dan
Matterport Meetup: Sunnyvale, CA | Wednesday, 21 August 2019 DanSmigrod 3 1 yearDanSmigrod (23371): Hi All, Reminder: This Matterport event is tonight, Wednesday, 20 August 2019 in Sunnyvale, CA. best, dan
Ricoh Theta V versus Ricoh Theta Z1 ron0987 24 1 yearron0987 (1507): @Wingman thank you for the input, I definitely liked the camera quality, in some cases better than Z1 but over all versatility Z1 hits the mark on a bunch of levels and even though I would buy both I also have a wife that would probably say yes but hard to justify. I am checking on the phase shift now thank you for the info. Ron
Theta V(and Z1) fantastic plugin: saves you time & takes you out of a pano Wingman 11 1 yearWingman (1458): Just a short addon. My Z1 also works with it without any problem. To be honest Ricoh has hooked me up with this plugin. I cannot imagine using something else that does not offer the same functionality. If they fix coarse location data coming from their app I will stick with their cameras at least until somebody else starts offering the same functionality and provides a better resolution. So far I have seen features to achieve the same...
Matterport 3D Tour done with Ricoh Theta V 3SixtyNow 12 1 yearHarlanHambright (1817): Ricoh plug in. It works fine just not with capture.
best camera for outside photos fotoguy 4 1 yearWingman (1458): I have just tried my Z1 and it is exactly the same as with my V model. Not sure why it is happening as each scan seems to cover(see) much bigger area than it allows to choose a proper distance between scan points. More than 2 meters away from the first point and it cannot align, more than 1.5 from the second and it cannot align. I cannot see any reason to try further if all this happening from a start. I do not know may be it will work with 1...
Theta Z1, the same bug with GPS precision? Wingman 5 1 yearleonherbert (898): @Wingman the only suggestion is to ask Ricoh to attach the coordinates from the first image to the merged image. Does the theta store both the individual images as well? Is it an option. If so you can check the accuracy of the individual image. You can attach those coordinates to the merged image. There is software that can allow you to strip the gps coordinates from images, I can't recall what it is, it is a script that you run. I think the...
Ricoh Theta V 360s as Mattertags Suzanne 4 1 yearSuzanne (8): Thank you so much for your reply! It is greatly appreciated!
Free Matterport Test Drive with Your Ricoh Theta V/Z1 or Insta360 One X DanSmigrod 1 1 yearDanSmigrod (23371): Hi All, You can "test drive" creating a Matterport 3D Tour - including Matterport Workshop 3.0 - for free if you have a: ✓ Ricoh Theta V ✓ Ricoh Theta Z1 ✓ Insta360 One X Simple sign up for a free Matterport Cloud account here. ✓ Amazon links to buy these cameras and related gear and accessories. Related WGAN Forum Discussions ✓ WGAN-TV Training Academy: Matterport Workshop 3.0 Training - All 5...
IVRPA Video: Gothru Presentation on Progressive Web Application DanSmigrod 1 1 yearDanSmigrod (23371): https://youtu.be/-FXlUpOxyDAVideo: Alin Bugeag | Gothru Progressive Web Applications Innovative Tech The Future Of Virtual Tours | Video courtesy of IVRPA Association YouTube Channel Hi All, Gothru Media Founder and CEO Alin Bugeag presented (above) at the 2019 IVRPA Annual Conference in Belfast, Ireland earlier this month (June 2019). ✓ Alin Bugeag | Gothru Progressive Web Applications Innovative Tech The Future Of Virtual...
Matterport cameras compared: Ricoh Theta V & Z1, Insta360 ONE X, Pro2, Pro1 Jwbuckl 4 1 yearChangesin3d (124): The interesting part of this is the Closed System "business opportunity" to an open system with other peoples hardware. Matterport sells a amera and sells a business opportunity with an expensive camera and then allows others to have almost the same presentation at a fraction of the cost. At least to my eyes the Z1 is equal to the Pro Cameras. Put this on a mobile devise and the comparisons get even closer. Most consumers for...
Example of a Matterport 3D Tour created with a Ricoh Theta V DanSmigrod 3 1 yearPau (45): Hello! My name is Josep, and I currently live in BCN Spain. Recently I am starting to use my Ricoh theta V with Matterport and although I am happy, I hope to find a way to improve the quality of the files. Is there any way to improve the quality of the image obtained using a Ricoh Theta V with the Capture application of Matterport ?. Thanks and regards,
GSV, How to connect a Theta V outdoor tour with a Matterport tour nearby. Wingman 3 1 yearWingman (1458): I know there may be some delay but both tours have been on Google for at least 10 days and all linking inside each tour works properly. It is just no linking between each tour. I will try to get away with just downloading two closeby panos(one from each tour), link them and upload them back to GSV. I put their logo at nadir on the outdoor path but I do not really want it for their inside tours made with Matterport. It would take a lot of time...
IVRPA Video: Shinobu Fujiki and Thijs Ekelschot | Ricoh Theta DanSmigrod 1 1 yearDanSmigrod (23371): https://youtu.be/xErDs8TudWIIVRPA Video: Shinobu Fujiki and Thijs Ekelschot | Ricoh Theta - IVRPA Conference 2019 Belfast (Day 1 | Monday, 10 June 2019) | Video courtesy of the IVRPA - International VR Professionals Association YouTube Channel Hi All, The following is from the | Video courtesy of the IVRPA - International VR Professionals Association YouTube Channel ... FIlmed at the IVRPA 360° Virtual Reality Panoramic Photography...
IVRPA Livestream RICOH Keynote Today, June 10, 2019 DanSmigrod 4 1 yearDanSmigrod (23371): Livestream is available now for $$$$ http://ivrpa.org/event/belfast-2019/tickets/
RICOH Tours - Automated VR Tours DanSmigrod 2 1 yearizoneguy (468): They need to get rid of old cameras. Most RE Agents would not know the Z1 was available. I have been using the Z1 shooting Motor Homes with superior results than Matterport. The Motor Homes only require about 5 scans so it is easy enough to put together..... Plus Matterport just sent out a release to let you know that the Business plans are only $309 per month for 100 spaces.....
Video: How to use Ricoh Theta Stitcher+ Adobe Lightroom with Ricoh Theta Z1 DanSmigrod 4 1 yearleonvanzweel (521): The quality of a one-shot spherical camera will always remain built in. Poor contrast and parallax error. To improve on the parallax error a two lens solution is used to minimize the nodal point offset, but it exacerbates the lighting contrast. Using a four or multi-lens solution improves the lighting contrast but exacerbates the nodal point offset. The main advantage of one-shot cameras is the speed and ease of use. One just has to compromise...
How to scan a pool with Matterport (without black hole) DanSmigrod 6 1 yearTHRHHI (274): Here is a home i did for a friend whose house is on the short term rental market. Still have a few more tags to add. clickable text [mpembed]https://mpembed.com/show/?m=ag2Bde1c3iL&mpu=239[/mpembed]
3D scan during daylight (-maybe- dumb question) - Insta360 ONE X or Ricoh V ELAN42 15 1 yearELAN42 (125): I fear the statement: We encourage you to try it, but please do not rely on it for important client work. I will not update now, BUT I will do 360 scans knowing that -someday- it will be stable, and I will be able to use them to improve the same project. Thank you so much ... ... when I'll have the money I'll buy a BLK. No rental here in Italy, ATM.
The 360 Guy Video: Ricoh Theta Z1 versus Insta360 One X-Ultimate Comparison DanSmigrod 1 1 yearDanSmigrod (23371): https://youtu.be/e9hSlYnNmWgVideo: Ricoh Theta Z1 vs Insta360 One X: Ultimate Comparison | Video courtesy of The 360 Guy YouTube Channel Hi All, 360º 1-Click Camera Subject Matter Expert The 360 Guy compares the Ricoh Theta Z1 versus the Insta360 One X. Based on all the reviews I have read/viewed, these are likely the two most likely contenders for WGAN Members to consider for: ✓ Matterport ✓ Cupix ✓ ThreeSixty Tours ✓...
Video: How to shoot Matterport 3D Tour with an Insta360 ONE X and Workflow DanSmigrod 2 1 yearDanSmigrod (23371): https://youtu.be/majCsUu_mUQVideo: Insta360 ONE X 360º Action Camera | REVIEW (4K) | Video courtesy of AuthenTech - Ben Schmanke YouTube Channel https://youtu.be/aDgRNSGSJe0Video: Insta360 ONE X: 12 Tips & Tricks! | Video courtesy of AuthenTech - Ben Schmanke YouTube Channel Hi All, These two previous videos by Ben Schmanke about the Insta360 One X might be helpful too. Best, Dan
Theta Z1 Matterport compatibility tomjones2787 4 1 yearJwbuckl (337): The Ricoh Theta Z1 is currently supported by Matterport in Beta and should be exiting Beta in the near term. Testing is going well.
"8 Tips to Choose the Best 360 Camera in 2019" DanSmigrod 3 1 yearHarlanHambright (1817): I will report tomorrow on the Z1's compatibility.
Pano2VR Pro vs VirtualTour Pro Wingman 13 1 yearWingman (1458): it seems google has done with connections on my tour. I have lost a few shoots going over a bridge there so you are kind of jumping under it if you go to the next spot. I will probably redo the whole walk once I get a helmet mount for my Theta V. And it is still a lot to learn for me both for Pano2VR and for publishing tours on google map.
Los Angeles-based Home3D.us Kevin Dole on Nodalview: "I Love it!" DanSmigrod 1 2 yearsDanSmigrod (23371): Video: WGAN-TV Los Angeles-based Home3D.us Kevin Dole in this WGAN-TV Short Story #519, Kevin talks about GeoCV, Nodalview, Ricoh Theta V and Ricoh Theta Z1. Hi All, Starting at 2:56 in the above WGAN-TV Short Story, Los Angeles-based Home3D.us Kevin Dole talks about Nodalview ("I Love it!"), Ricoh Theta V, Ricoh Theta Z1. We cover a lot of ground in this under 9-minute segment from this WGAN-TV show, including 360º video...
Nodalview 360º Tour versus Zillow 3D Home 360º Tour DanSmigrod 2 2 yearsKumar (471): The 3D model must be the neatest of all opi have seen. Real good. PS: closer look tells that it is just flat images stacked In different planes. Nothing is 3D there. May be a good compromise may be not.
Ricoh Theta Z1 HANDS-ON First Impressions Review: Comparison with Theta V DanSmigrod 2 2 yearsDanSmigrod (23371): https://youtu.be/nTkCY4IDpQsVideo: Ricoh Theta Z1: Example Images, Specs & What You Need to Know | Video courtesy of The 360 Guy YouTube Channel (25 February 2019)
360 View and Matterport Pro2 in Capture v.3.0.1 : GPS and 3D conversion xiarosh 10 2 yearsxiarosh (32): Thanks for the great test. I think you a right . Now, In my regular version 3.0.1 - I can't place 360 on a plan. I just can open and only take a look on an 360 image. I can place it on a plan only in the Workshop after uploading. >> The 3d conversion capability is only available in beta Looks like I understand wrong some announce about Capture 3.0 and Matterport: Cloud 3.0, and description of Capture from Appstore about 360...
Can Matterport Cortex convert 360s into 3D? DanSmigrod 8 2 yearsRichardStanton (213): Yeah it can great for that, and quick as @Metroplex360 pointed out if you are doing it on top of a previous successful (location, not necessarily mesh) scan! A lot of my test cases have been in situations where location data points are sparse or nonexistent, with mixed results. Even so, when I can make it work, very promising! The system will only get smarter as it learns from more contributed scans and configurations.
Two New Matterport Marketing Videos: Insta360 ONE X and Ricoh Theta V DanSmigrod 5 2 yearsrzphotoman (1487): @DanSmigrod Matterport + All 360º Cameras = Exponential Growth (for all of us)...is that a question? I saw the original post so for me, it's still a big question.
Matterport Capture 3.0 Beta with Insta360 One X and Ricoh Theta V DanSmigrod 14 2 yearsPitdulac (7): Hello Richard, Can you confirm the "510 Granite Way" tour has been shot with an Insta360 One X ? Thanks,
Ricoh Announced $1,000 Ricoh Theta Z1 to Ship March 2019 DanSmigrod 7 2 yearsrzphotoman (1487): Think I'll wait for this instead of buying the Theta V.
How do you fix the "red dot" from the Ricoh Theta V? DanSmigrod 5 2 yearsTHRHHI (274): Dan it seems to happen about 70% of the time with my images. I think there is probably a sweet spot you can align the 2 lens to the sun to eliminate. No proof just my thought process. Was going to test it but figured it was just easier to remove since i am taking out the tripod. I only use Nadir patch ever once in a while. I find them very annoying when they are on every scan.
Insta360 One X or Ricoh Theta V for Matterport Capture 3 BETA? DanSmigrod 12 2 yearsDanSmigrod (23371): @PropertyLaunch Great question. I started a new discussion on "Red Dots" here: ✓ How do you fix the "red dot" from the Ricoh Theta V? Dan
'Matterport Cortex gets quick 3D from 360° photos using AI/Computer Vision' DanSmigrod 4 2 yearsDanSmigrod (23371): @htimsabbub23 Matterport is not presently offering floor plans, according to a rep in the Matterport booth at #ICNY19. That said, it would be great to try to place an order and see what happens. You could always use a laser measure for a couple of keyeansurementa and let WGAN Premium Members Blue-Sketch or MP2FP know the key measurements to scale the floor plans correctly. Thoughts? Dan
Examples: Matterport 3D Tours Shot with Ricoh Theta V DanSmigrod 2 2 yearsVTLV (2211): Ricoh Theta vs Zillow 3D
WGAN 360º Camera Loaner Program Includes Insta360 One X & Ricoh Theta V DanSmigrod 2 2 yearsDanSmigrod (23371): Hi All, WGAN is shipping an Insta360 One X today (5 February 2019) to Bullock (@Tommy629) with Affluent Factory in Kingman, AZ. Tommy will post a review of his experience with: ✓ Insta360 One X + Cupix ✓ Insta360 One X + Panoskin Pro (to publish to Google Street View) Jeff Mellon (@360TDWNY) with 360 Tour Designs of West New York in Delevan, NY has the WGAN Loaner Library other Insta360 One X Camera. Super-excited about...
WGAN-TV An Introduction (and Demo) to RICOH Tours at #ICNY19 DanSmigrod 1 2 yearsDanSmigrod (23371): WGAN-TV RICOH Tours Sales & Marketing Lead Martin Shock Introduction (and Demo) to RICOH Tours at Inman Connect NY 2019 | ICNY19 Hi All, RICOH Tours Sales & Marketing Lead Martin Shock Introduction (and Demo) to RICOH Tours (WGAN-TV show above) at Inman Connect NY 2019 | ICNY19 RICOH Tours is a DIY 360º virtual tour solution - using the Ricoh Theta V and custom Ricoh stand (TM-1 Stand) - for real estate agents and brokers....
Matterport VP Mark Tepper on Why Camera Agnostic is Good for MSPs DanSmigrod 5 2 yearsangusnorriss (720): Damn right. I’d like to know which MSPs exactly spoke with Tepper. Mr Beloney probably. Matterport are becoming a cloud platform and snapping up low barrier entry cameras which can do dollhouse and 360 magic. It seems they are happy to render low quality to claim some status one day in a press release which says ‘we’ve scanned the world in 3D’. I’m a Pro2 operator. I actually bought another camera yesterday. I refuse to serve...
Scans with at least 1 Theta/Insta360 = No Processing fees right now. VTLV 8 2 yearsahojman (189): If you cannot solve the problem of hiding (if it is really impossible) you can hide below or take 2 photos at different directions and edit with Hugin and any editor, but I am not sure if we will be able to upload images from other sources than the camera using the new version of Matterport.
Matterport Unveils New Cloud Platform, Unlocking Ubiquitous Access To 3D DanSmigrod 13 2 yearsahojman (189): Anyone knows if we can use Theta S instead of Theta V?
Borrow a Ricoh Theta V from the WGAN 360º Camera Loaner Program DanSmigrod 4 2 yearsDanSmigrod (23371): https://forum.we-get-around.com/cached/e280a9656a0c073d2047d428c72d0bba.png https://forum.we-get-around.com/cached/53e57ff7f83a99e7e7cb1aead29a6424.png https://forum.we-get-around.com/cached/51d2192b325bd90ef9538b7e4f2d01ef.pngScreen Grabs: Matterport Public Beta Hi All, Would you like to request an invite to the Matterport Beta Program, but do not own either a: ✓ Insta360 One X, or ✓ Ricoh Theta V With the WGAN 360º Camera Loaner...
Get an ICNY19 Demo and Get 50% Off Ricoh Tours Annual Subscription DanSmigrod 2 2 yearsGarySnyder (1822): Demos please
Matterport Public Beta: Insta360 One X and Ricoh Theta V DanSmigrod 4 2 yearsGarySnyder (1822): Thanks Dan :beer:
Best settings to shoot with a Theta V michaelr 4 2 yearsscott_cupix (272): Hi All, This is Scott Anderson from Cupix. Here is info on supported iOS devices as of today. Cupix SLAM App requires ARKit, so the following are supported: iPhone XS, XR X, 8, 7, 6s, SE iPad Pro (all models), 6th generation, 5th generation https://forum.we-get-around.com/cached/5ad72cc0973f52479cb554fd8450e174.png Here's another video that might be helpful. The approach would be near identical with the supported iPad and your Ricoh Theta...
How to publish Ricoh Theta 360º video to YouTube DanSmigrod 1 2 yearsDanSmigrod (23371): https://youtu.be/r85BSsv2ihIVideo: 360 video tutorial: Ricoh Theta to Youtube | Video courtesy of babasuter YouTube Channel Hi All, I received this question today (Tuesday, 25 December 2018). Here is my reply ... Happy holidays, Dan ---- via Google Translate Subject: transfer 360 video of Ricoh t, sc to Youtube Message: Hi Dan, first congratulations on your incredible work on this platform. Would you like to give me...
Zillow 3D Home + Ricoh Theta V - first test results Home3D 13 2 yearsDanSmigrod (23371): @Home3D Thank you for being the first to borrow a Ricoh Theta V from the WGAN 360º Camera Loaner Program and writing a review of the Ricoh Theta V paired with Zillow. While looking at your Zillow tour to see image quality, navigation and slide show, I was distracted by the: ✓ Skate ramp ✓ Trampoline ✓ Solar grid ✓ Spa ✓ Basketball court ✓ Superslide ✓ Theater ✓ Vistas My takeaways: ✓ All MSPs should be offering Zillow...
what is the best 360 camera now for cupix michaelr 10 2 yearsDanSmigrod (23371): https://forum.we-get-around.com/cached/5381d10fc7b9bc3852662cad6a5f9196.pngSource: CUPIX @michaeir Insta360 One X is one of the under $500 360º 1-click cameras that CUPIX recommends. In this CUPIX provided chart (above), CUPIX compares 10 360º cameras for features such as resolution. As a WGAN Standard Member, you can borrow an Insta360 One X for 10 nights and take it for a spin with CUPIX (with the special offer (above) for WGAN...
"I was considering adding a second MP camera to my business, and then" DanSmigrod 1 2 yearsDanSmigrod (23371): Hi All, I received this email today .. (Tuesday, 20 November 2018) Dan -- Hi Dan! I was considering adding a second MP camera to my business, and then I saw this from you. My question, (to the guru of 3D), do I get another MP or are there better options now? Thank you, and Happy Thanksgiving! 🦃🍁 [redacted] --- Hi [Redacted], Thank you for reaching out (and for your kind words). If you have enough business...
Help/advice on 360 editing. ron0987 2 2 yearsDanSmigrod (23371): @ron0987 On my iPhone, I use the TouchRetouch app to add a 360º in the nadir to cover the tripod. The Insta360 software is excellent for adding a nadir logo patch to cover the tripod. Best, Dan
Ricoh settings for dark shoot video VTLV 2 2 yearsCFster (271): That’s the big problem with every 360 camera I’ve ever come across. The sensors are tiny, which results in lots of noise when the ISO is pushed. The only solution in this case is to add light.
Indoor Scanning with a Drone + Ricoh Theta V DanSmigrod 2 2 yearsDanSmigrod (23371): Hi All, Related WGAN Forum discussion: ✓ We're being replaced ... Best, Dan
Matterport Versus CUPIX Image Quality: Which 360º Camera for CUPIX? DanSmigrod Jump to first page51Jump to last page 2 yearsflexcopmusic (58): @CFster Once again great tips mate! appreciate that. Will upload first panos here ASAP
The right Google Street View Camera for 89 acre scan 3dvrwalkthrough 3 2 years3dvrwalkthrough (89): This is an outside tour
How to mount a Ricoh Theta V to a drone? DanSmigrod 1 2 yearsDanSmigrod (23371): Hi All (drone pilots), How do you mount a Ricoh Theta V to a drone? Which gimbal mount is designed for this purpose? The question came up in this related WGAN Forum discussion: ✓ Coming to CUPIX: Drone + 360º Video Camera + Videogrammetry Made Easy Thanks, Dan
WGAN-TV CUPIX White-Label Player DanSmigrod 9 2 yearsDanSmigrod (23371): WGAN-TV Short Story #129-How to get the CUPIX White-Label Plan Set Up
Video: CUPIX Part 3: MORE Virtual Tour Tips & Tricks! DanSmigrod 1 2 yearsDanSmigrod (23371): [cupix]https://youtu.be/bIv5stZCBtk[/cupix] Video: Cupix Part 3: MORE Virtual Tour Tips & Tricks! | Video courtesy of Ben Claremont YouTube Channel Hi All, Ben Claremont creates two CUPIX 3D Tour of his new apartment shooting with a Ricoh Theta V and Xiaomi Mi Sphere. (Shooting for documentation in time-lapse model (every 2 second). At 5:05 into the video, Ben shows his CUPIX workflow, including: ✓ measurement. Great tip...
How to keep 360ºs level when doing a "Helmet Cam" shoot? DanSmigrod 1 2 yearsDanSmigrod (23371): Hi All, A WGAN Standard Member writes ... Dan - Hi Dan - I have just received my Theta V and the helmet mount kit from Nodal Ninja. One thought that occurs to me is this: How do I keep the camera straight up and down? Or does Cupix somehow level out un-level shots?? It would seem that this would be a big issue if the camera isn't level and square..... I'm going to work with it tomorrow all day, so I'll let you know what I find...
Ricoh Theta V tips for best results with CUPIX? CFster 18 2 yearsleonvanzweel (521): @CFster The set-up instructions of the NN R20 will show you how to set up the lens ring in portrait mode. No diagonal or horizontal.
Still image from 360 pano shot using Theta V BlueImmersiveMedia 3 2 yearsleonvanzweel (521): Upload your image to a Spherical image player like KUULA or ROUNDME etc zoom in or out to have the shot you like and screenshot. Quality won't be great.
LIFE in 360 with Ben Claremont: Top Ten 360 Cameras In Mid 2018! DanSmigrod 2 2 yearsJune (411): I don’t care for the Theta V because the clarity is not there. I would rather have sharper photos. 😉
Ricoh Theta V Versus Ricoh Theta SC for CUPIX WalterE 8 2 yearsWalterE (52): UPDATE: I got the SC yesterday and shipped it back today!! I had a VERY hard time syncing the camera to the app. It was REALLY buggy. I have read reports of the app being really buggy to the SC since the updates came in for the V. I was also not that impressed with the image quality. I won't be using this on professional shoots, It is just a tester before I drop $2000 on a Nikon D610 & Sigma 8mm. As a new startup I really need to keep costs...
Helmet Cam for Google Street View: Helmet + Adhesive Mount + Ricoh Theta V DanSmigrod 1 2 yearsDanSmigrod (23371): https://forum.we-get-around.com/cached/bd44327c4f8108f364775f32c40fa5d0.png https://forum.we-get-around.com/cached/ea0392ee05d74d7c31943471549179d0.png https://forum.we-get-around.com/cached/d3fb39ea4ce81d43ca35e49dce9ad157.png https://forum.we-get-around.com/cached/586ebedafb745b0c58f35d0e85f52515.png https://forum.we-get-around.com/cached/e6c6ccfe76d2cb2ca3d1239dd51f0408.png Hi All, If you enjoy long walks on the beach (park,...
360º Construction Photographer Wanted: [Your Location?] DanSmigrod 10 2 yearsDanSmigrod (23371): WGAN-TV NCTech iStar Pulsar at the Expo at the 2018 SPAR 3D Expo and Conference @Metroplex360 NCTech has not released pricing or availability for their backpack (or car mount). At SPAR3D Expo & Conference, I learned that NCTech is still finishing the design of the backpack and car mount for its iSTAR Pulsar that they said would start shipping last Friday (15 June 2018). Once the NCTech backpack and car mount are available, it's...
GSV18 Video: Ricoh Theta 5, Plug-ins DanSmigrod 1 2 yearsDanSmigrod (23371): https://youtu.be/_5wD5Y1mIo4 Video: Michael Ricoh Sr. Management for Smart Vision Usami, Ph.D. speaking at the 2018 Google Street View Summit | Video Courtesy of Google Earth YouTube Channel Hi All, Here is the Ricoh presentation at the 2018 Google Street View Summit in Mountain View, CA on Wednesday, 30 May 2018. Your thoughts? WGAN Forum Discussions tagged: ✓ Ricoh ✓ Ricoh Theta S ✓ Ricoh Theta V ✓ ...
Mashing GSV Walking Path Capture with LOOMO Mini Transporter Robot? DanSmigrod 1 2 yearsDanSmigrod (23371): https://forum.we-get-around.com/cached/39938da1f86ab720e47545d8d43ad446.pngScreen Grab: LOOMO Mini Transporter Robot https://youtu.be/sl6igaYXdhYVideo: Loomo: Mini Transporter Meets Robot Sidekick | Video Courtesy of Loomo Segway Robotics YouTube Channel --- Hi All, Innovation often takes place at the intersection of a technology designed for one use mashed up with a tech designed for a different use case. I could imagine all...
Versus>Theta V-Mi Sphere-Fusion-Insta360 One DanSmigrod 2 2 yearsscott_cupix (272): This tour below was generated from "photos right out of the camera". You can change the comparison target as needed, just click this area as shown: https://i.imgur.com/28UKcHM.jpg This is the interactive tour which should bring you to about the same conclusion that was made in the video. All details on the shots are included when you toggle between cameras. [cupix]https://players.cupix.com/p/5KxipXxU[/cupix] Press play...
Rylo 360º Camera Adds Blue-Tooth Remote DanSmigrod 1 3 yearsDanSmigrod (23371): Hi All, Forbes (19 April 2018) Rylo Surprises Owners Of Their 360 Camera By Adding Bluetooth (Plus Some Other Features) If you are thinking about getting a 360º camera, you might compare this one to Ricoh Theta S, Ricoh Theta V and Insta360 One. Best, Dan
Theta V: How do you take best shots MarkCantu 4 3 yearsMarkCantu (103): Thanks Dan! I see you in the video, I guess the camera is in the center of the group. I have been watching Ross Peterson and you in threesixty.tours forum today. Going to do a project on my own to get more experienced.
Which 360º Camera Should I Buy? (April 2018) DanSmigrod 2 3 yearsadvancedhdr (220): I was hot over the GP Fusion, until I washed this video from a well respected reviewer.. https://youtu.be/y8H3VQr7L7Q
360 video camera suggestions? GlennTremain 9 3 yearsGlennTremain (2153): @Leonvanzweel that is help. Thank you
Ricoh Theta V Plug-In Online Market Place DanSmigrod 2 3 yearsDanSmigrod (23371): Hi All, This is a big deal, provided that Ricoh can resolve the issues WGAN Forum Members are reporting about triggering shots remotely. Dan
Ricoh Theta V Update Road Map leonvanzweel 3 3 yearsleonherbert (898): Question you may have the answer for, is the usb data transfer plug-in meant for transfering photo/video to an external drive while filming, or is it something else. The hard drive is a limiting factor, especially when you are attempting to shoot video for google street view.
Connectivity Problems - Ricoh Theta V Snap 11 3 yearsSnap (187): Thank you @VTLV. I will have a look. @DanSmigrod the 360 camera question was meant for everyone including yourself who gave me feedback on the Ricoh Theta V. I was hoping to get opinions from people who actually use their camera of choice to help avoid those products that have known technical problems. I would presume that a DSLR is the best option for quality but being unfamiliar with the process, it sounds like a lot of backend work,...
Ricoh Theta Nadir Plate>Your Brand-No Tripod DanSmigrod 4 3 yearsMetroplex360 (9290): I hope they patented this idea. It's so brilliantly simple.
Ricoh Theta V: First GSV Mobile Ready Camera DanSmigrod 5 3 yearsMetroplex360 (9290): I am curious to know if this camera has a better depth of field than its predecessor. I also predict that this will be a perfect device for third party experiments with ARKit. It's that fuzzy feeling depth of field that killed my interest in the Theta S. I ordered it, used it twice and it's been sitting in the bag.
Outdoors with Panono and Ricoh Theta S DanSmigrod 2 4 yearsmarswalker (43): Panono looks great. The theta is fun but I have had poor results using indoors. Outdoors is so so.