The long-distance train station at the airport of Frankfurt/Main is one of 5.400 train stations in Germany. It’s operated by the German railroad company Deutsche Bahn. The station went into service 1999. It measures approx. 700 m. in length, 50 m. in width and 45 m. in height. The station is divided into two main levels. The trains operate on the lower level, the passengers can change tracks and head to the airport via the upper level (distribution level). The large glass dome, which spans the distribution level is clearly visible in the panorama.
Outside the dome you can see The Squaire, which currently (2016) is Germany largest office building. It was built between 2006 and 2010 on top of the existing train station.
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Camera Maker: SONY
Camera Model: ILCE-QX1
Exposure Time (sec): 1/320
Focal Length (mm): 7.5
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 QX1. Four images around and an additional image for the nadir. The zenith was retouched by hand in post-processing.
This is the first pole panorama I shot with the Sony ILCE-7 camera and the Walimex Pro 8mm fisheye lens.
Ponte Lombardo in Venice spans over Rio Malpago and ends at Fondamente de la Toletta.
The Block Arcade is one of the tourst icons of the city of Melbourne. It was erected between 1891 and 1893. The panorama shows the central atrium of the arcade.
This post shows a panorama of the subway station Candidplatz.
This image shows a stereographic reprojection of this
This somehow weird looking rock formation is called Hvítserkur which translates to "white nightdress".
This panorama was taken inside "The Parthenon of Books" at the documenta 14 in Kassel. The artwork was designed by artist Marta Minujín from Argentina.
Qualifying contestant for the "Red Bull Crashed Ice" race.
This spherical panorama was taken while standing on the viewing platform on top of the MAIN TOWER in Frankfurt am Main.
This panorama has been shot with a 3m double monopod construction.
Ponte Lombardo, Venice (Google Embedded Version 2013)
Central atrium of the Block Arcade
A colorful subway station (Candidplatz, Munich)
Reprojected Akureyrarkirkja – Outside
Hvítserkur – A Rock Formation in the Sea
Parthenon of Books at documenta 14
Crashed Ice Qualifying Contestant
On top of the MAIN TOWER in Frankfurt
World War I Ruins @ Stilfser Joch (1)