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    Default What is this called

    Any examples of photos this photographer can get with that contraption? Looks like it does a 360 degree type shots


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    i think that's a 3rd place trophy
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    Default Re: What is this called

    It is a fish eye lens

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    Quote Originally Posted by bug on your lip View Post
    i think that's a 3rd place trophy
    that cracked meu p.

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    Default Re: What is this called

    im pretty sure its a 360 degree lense

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    Default Re: What is this called

    Indeed. It's a 360 degree lens. The camera is basically taking a picture of the conical "mirror" mounted above the lens, which is then transformed back into the 360-degree picture on the computer

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    Default Re: What is this called

    found the shot on the la times website, i believe!

    http://www.latimes.com/theguide/musi...,4274103.flash

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    helloooooo?

    it's a flux capacitor...
    it runs on 2.1 gigawatts
    "conversation is a game of circles and i'm getting dizzy-- bye"

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    Default Re: What is this called

    Quote Originally Posted by jimmycrackcorn View Post
    helloooooo?

    it's a flux capacitor...
    it runs on 2.1 gigawatts
    1.21 gigawatts. Asshole.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Karnifexlol View Post
    1.21 gigawatts. Asshole.
    you do realize this thread has been watching sesame street for several years now, right?
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    I'm locking this fucker.

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    Quote Originally Posted by anonimouse View Post
    you do realize this thread has been watching sesame street for several years now, right?
    Shhhh, it showed up as a related thread with almost the same title as the legendary sticky "What is it called?" So I had to check it out. Then I noticed a gigantic flaw in some basic Back to the Future lore.

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