Bring your GigaPan EPIC to the 2012 Summer Olympics, shoot a gold medal gigapan and you could win! 2012 Summer Olympics Competition Opens for Entries July 25!Get ready to capture and create your own amazing gigapans of the action at the 2012 Summer Olympics. Don’t forget to bring along your GigaPan EPIC to London! Upload your …
Professional and amateur photographers around the world are invited to enter The EPSON International Pano Awards to compete for over $25,000 in cash and prizes. Early-bird entries are open from December 2011 until Friday 20th of April 2012. The third Epson International Pano Awards is dedicated to the art of panoramic photography. Advances in digital …
While I love the Gigapan Epic for shooting panorama photographs, it is not a perfect device.
Over the last couple of weeks I got out a few times to do some panorama photography with the Gigapan Epic and my converted for infrared photography Canon 350D.
As the weather and my schedule have permitted, I have been out doing panorama photography with my IR converted Canon 350D and a slightly modified Gigapan Epic motorized panorama platform. A fairly calm and sunny day allowed me some time in the Fitzroy Gardens in Melbourne.
Finally the combination of teaching commitments and bad weather gave me a break and let me get out with my modified GigaPan Epic motorized panorama platform and my converted for infrared photography Canon 350D.
The GigaPan Epic is designed to only handle smaller compact digital cameras. But a bit of ingenuity allowed me to use my Canon 350D, which was converted for infrared photography, with the Epic to produce IR panoramas.
The GigaPan Epic is designed for small, compact digital point and shoot cameras. Yet a half hours work with some aluminum, a drill and a thread-tapping device will remove many of the limitations and allow you to take panoramas with larger cameras, including dSLRs.
The GigaPan Epic automates the shooting of panoramas and photo mosaics. In this review we cover the unit itself and the free stitching and uploading software that is provided. A panorama allows you to capture a much wider field of view than your camera and lens can do in one image. A photo mosaic uses …