If you always wanted to have a look around inside the International Space Station and your uncle is not the new president of a former communist country or a Billionaire – here’s your chance:
The NASA has put up a web site dedicated to the ISS with introduction videos, external and internal 360 tours and much more.
Don’t miss the external 360 video
Now, could someone please tell us where that damn space toilet is.
- How NASA imagined space colonies in the 1970s
- Photograpy: 360° Panoramas as small planets
- NASA: Mars as Art
- Virtual Reality: Fullscreen Panoramas
During the 1970s NASA Ames has conducted a series of space colony summer studies. Colonies housing for about 10,000 people were designed and a number of really amazing artistic renderings of the concepts created. The Library with the full size images is accessible here Thumbnails of some of the images are shown below. images courtesy [...]
The Flickr 360° photo pool has hundreds of images that look like small planets.
If you want to try this out yourself, there is a “great tutorial online” by Dirk Paessler that shows you how to turn any panorama or landscape photograph into a full-fledged planet….
US Space agency NASA has put together a great gallery of images called “Mars as Art”. Over the last almost four decades spacecrafts have sent back images of the Mars surface that provided information of its history, climate and geology. The images in this gallery are actual images of Mars, taken from orbit and from the surface of the planet by spacecrafts from NASA and European Space Agency, but have been selected for their aesthetic rather than scientific value…
Hans Nyberg from “panoramas.dk” and Marco Trezzini of “VRMAG.org” have teamed up to create the web site “Fullscreenqtvr.com”. Together they have collected and created ten thousands of QuickTime Virtual Reality and Java panoramas…