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This is great ! Now you can embed any of my 360 Cities virtual tours on your website or blog, for FREE… as long as you are a non-commercial outfit, that is ! I’ve got my eye on you…..! ha !

Anyway just click ‘Embed this’ check the non-commercial box, then copy and paste the code any where you like :)

Open up fullscreen for more options…

Even better.. not a lot of people know this, but thanks to new KRpano projection plug-in, if you right click, you can select different views ! My favourite is the stereographic projection ‘little planet’… Enjoy !


New Years Eve 2007 in London

At last the wait is over :) Google have released Google Earth for the web. I quickly got to grips with it using my .kml file from 360 Cities, and using a spare domain I bought with exactly this in mind.

So please check out my newest website, called VR Planet

Simply install the web browser plug-in when prompted and away you go !!!

Here’s some quick screengrabs, enjoy :)

First, install google Earth Plug-in

First, install google Earth Plug-in

Navigate through 3D buildings

Complete with 3D buildings

Fly into the speres

Fly into the speres

Enter the Sphere and use the mouse to move around the panorama

Enter the Sphere and use the mouse to move around the panorama

The Google Earth Plug-in currently supports Microsoft Windows 2000, XP and Microsoft Windows Vista, and works on the following web browsers:

* IE 6.0+
* IE 7.0+
* Firefox 3.0x, 2.x or 2.0x
* Netscape 7.1+
* Mozilla 1.4+
* Flock 1.0+

Support for other operating systems such as Mac OS X and Linux are being planned for the future.

The latest release of Google Earth now features 360Cities panoramas in the preview and gallery layers.

Select 360 Cities from the sidebar in Preview and Gallery layers

Select 360 Cities from the sidebar in Preview and Gallery layers

Look for 360 Cities Logo on the Map and click to see panoramas from that area

Look for 360 Cities Logo on the Map and click to see panoramas from that area

Select from many places to go and explore

Select from many places in London to go and explore

Sidebar and info window for 360cities on Google Earth

Sidebar and pop up option for 360cities on Google Earth

Fly into 360 Cities sphere on Google Earth

Fly into 360 Cities sphere on Google Earth

Well done to the guys at 360 Cities for a great redesign of 360 Cities building on there already award winning website.

Here are some screen shots:

360 Cities now contains over 8000 panoramas to explore from over 100 cities around the world.

Here are just some of the improvements are listed below

- A reseller program for people who would like to provide VR / immersive photography services to local businesses
- All new map page with advanced search, author- , area- , or business-centric searching
- Critically acclaimed fullscreen panorama layout including map, thumbnails, and image transitions
- HOTSPOTS in all panoramas which are automatically created as panoramas are added to the site. You can navigate between images and move all through an area….
- Photographer profile page to show the latest works by author
-RSS feeds for the whole world, by area, or by author.
- Get driving directions to any business on the site.
- Google Earth integration, so you can view any image on Google’s Earth platform.
[this is not new but worth mentioning, as it's really cool!]

So credit crunch getting you down ? Need a holiday but cant afford one ? Don’t worry take a virtual trip to anywhere in the world with 360 cities from the comfort of your own computer :)

Try these great new destinations for starters

Cutting open a dead whale during a snowstorm at midnight in Barrow, Alaska:
http://360cities.net/image/barrow_whale_081010_0044

Muscovites of all sizes enjoying the sunshine:
http://www.360cities.net/image/the-big-bikini-exibition

Berlin’s holocaust memorial
http://www.360cities.net/image/holocaust-memorial

View from the top of the WTC in NYC
http://www.360cities.net/image/world-trade-center-twin-towers

One of Iran’s most beautiful mosques
http://www.360cities.net/image/sheikh-lotfallah-mosque-isfahan

An ecologial amusement park in Damascus ;-)
http://www.360cities.net/image/amusement-park

The McCall Glacier, in the ANWR, Alaska
http://www.360cities.net/image/mccall-glacier-11-aug-07-13-58

A marketplace in Banjul, Gambia
http://www.360cities.net/image/gambia-banjul-albertmarket-01

Waiting for Marlon Brando in the middle of the Pacific Ocean
http://www.360cities.net/image/waiting_for_marlon_brando

I have my 2nd exhibition this year in Amelie Les Bains, showing images from the area, Collioure.

I have the complete exhibition online and prints can be bought for £100 only.

I have 10 issues of each print, and they are starting to run out, I’m glad to say :)

If you would like to licence, or order a print, just get in contact with me here.

To view the Exhibition and virtual tour.

Photos d'exposition "Collioure"

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