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FSC Handout

This 15-page pdf is a collection of links to VR resources for Panoramic, Object Movie and Timelapse hardware and software as well as links to other photographers' websites. It also includes a step-by-step guide to using PTGui and other applications to create a panoramic image.

VR ethics handout

This 8-page pdf is the outline to a presentation given to the International Virtual Reality Photographers Association (IVRPA) at the annual Summit meeting in Berkeley, California in June of 2007.

It features an introduction to photojournalism ethics, some examples of recent ethics lapses and a discussion of how photojournalism ethics affect the shooting and production of panoramic images.

A guide to charlotte.com panoramics

This is a standing feature we use on each panorama published on charlotte.com that explains the basics of panoramic creation for our readers. It's intended to make the production process as transparent as possible.

Google Tech Talks - Scott Highton

VR pioneer Scott Highton presents an overview (77 minute YouTube video) of methods and techniques for photographing VR panoramas. Scott's approach to VR is from a commercial photography perpsective, rather than a photojournalistic perspective.

Discussion and input on these articles are welcome. Please report any technical problems with the pdf files or their links.