Frauenfriedenskirche (Frankfurt am Main)

This spherical panorama was taken while standing inside the Frauenfriendenskirche, a church in Frankfurt am Main (Germany).

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Camera Maker: RICOH
Camera Model: Theta S
Exposure Time (sec): 1/5
F-Number: 2
ISO: 100

Technique:
The shooting was done with a monopod which was mounted on top of a tripod. I used a Ricoh Theta S in HDR mode for the shot.

Entrance of the Shrine of Remembrance (Melbourne)

This image is from the February page of my 2018 calender. This image shows a reprojected spherical panorama which was taken in front of the entrance of the Shrine of Remembrance. Reprojection is little planet (stereographic).

Entrance of the Shrine of Remembrance
Entrance of the Shrine of Remembrance

[DIS]CONNECT @ Schirn Kunsthalle

This spherical panorama was taken while standing inside the rotunda of Schirn Kunsthalle, a museum in Frankfurt am Main (Germany). The mirror is part of the installation “[DIS]CONNECT” by Philipp Fürhofer.

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Camera Maker: SONY
Camera Model: ILCE-7RM3
Exposure Time (sec): 1/8
F-Number: 7.1
Focal Length (mm): 8
ISO: 100
Lens: Walimex 8mm/2.8

Technique:
The shooting was done with a monopod which was mounted on top of a tripod. The lens was mounted with a custom-made bracket. Stitched from five images taken with a Walimex (Samyang) 8mm fish eye lens on a Sony A7RM3. Four images around and an additional image for the nadir.

Mall of Berlin

This spherical panorama was taken inside the Mall of Berlin.

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Camera Maker: SONY
Camera Model: ILCE-6000
Exposure Time (sec): 1/125
F-Number: 7.1
Focal Length (mm): 7.5
ISO: 100
Lens: Walimex 7.5mm/3.5

Technique:
The shooting was done with a 3 meter (appx. 10 ft) pole to reach a more elevated viewpoint. The lens was mounted with a custom-made bracket. Stitched from five images taken with a Walimex (Samyang) 7.5mm fish eye lens on a Sony ILCE-6000. Four images around and an additional image for the ground.

Frühstückspavillon in Kassel

This spherical panorama shows the Frühstückspavillon in Kassel (Germany).

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Camera Maker: SONY
Camera Model: ILCE-QX1
Exposure Time (sec): 1/200
F-Number: 7.1
Focal Length (mm): 7.5
ISO: 100
Lens: Walimex 7.5mm/3.5

Technique:
The shooting was done from top of a monopod. Stitched from five images taken with a Walimex (Samyang) 7.5mm fish eye lens on a Sony ILCE-QX1. Four images around and an additional image for the ground.

Westend Synagogue

This spherical panorama shows the interior of the Westend Synagogue in Frankfurt am Main

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Camera Maker: SONY
Camera Model: ILCE-6000
Exposure Time (sec): 1/20
F-Number: 7.1
Focal Length (mm): 7.5
ISO: 100
Lens: Walimex 7.5mm/3.5

Technique
The shooting was done with a 3 meter (appx. 10 ft) tripod to reach a more elevated viewpoint. Actually it was a monopod which was mounted on top of a tripod. The lens was mounted with a custom-made bracket. Stitched from five HDR images taken with a Walimex (Samyang) 7.5mm fish eye lens on a Sony ILCE-6000. Four images around and an additional image for the nadir. Each HDR image was generated from three bracketed exposures within Lightroom.

Rebuilding the historic center of Frankfurt am Main.

This panorama shows the construction site of the historic center of Frankfurt am Main.

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Camera Maker: SONY
Camera Model: ILCE-QX1
Exposure Time (sec): 1/500
F-Number: 7.1
Focal Length (mm): 7.5

The shooting was done with a 6 meter (appx. 20 ft) pole to reach a more elevated viewpoint. The lens was mounted with a custom-made bracket. Stitched from five images taken with a Walimex (Samyang) 7.5mm fish eye lens on a Sony QX1. Four images around and an additional image for the nadir. The zenith was retouched by hand in post-processing.

Prague Castle – Changing Of The Guard

I shot the panorama using a Walimex 7.5mm fish eye lens mounted on a Sony ILCE-QX1. I took four images – one in each cardinal direction – on a extended monopod construction. The nadir was shot additionally and retouched afterwards.

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Camera Maker: SONY
Camera Model: ILCE-QX1
Exposure Time (sec): 1/640
F-Number: 7.1
Focal Length (mm): 7.5

Visiting Steampunk HQ in Oamaru.

Located in the in the historic Victorian precinct of Oamaru Steampunk HQ is an art collaboration and gallery. When you stop by for a visit be sure to take a look at the newly installed ‘Infinity Portal’. It’s absolutely breathtaking.

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Camera Maker: SONY
Camera Model: ILCE-QX1
Exposure Time (sec): 1/640
F-Number: 7.1
Focal Length (mm): 7.5

Technique:
The shooting was done with a 2.60 meter (appx. 8.5 ft) pole to reach a more elevated viewpoint. The lens was mounted with a custom-made bracket. Stitched from six images taken with a Walimex (Samyang) 7.5mm fish eye lens on a Sony QX1. Five images around and an additional image for the nadir. The zenith was retouched by hand in post-processing.