How to Shoot Spherical HDR Panoramic Photos using the GigaPan Epic Pro

Gearing up for tomorrow’s class, Digital Imagery for the Digital Dome, and the workshop I will teach at the IMERSA Fulldome Summit, I have revised our instructions for shooting a spherical HDR panoramic photo using the GigaPan Epic Pro and thought I would share this with you. I am using a Canon T31 Rebel with an […]

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IAIA and UNM Students Showcase Chaco Canyon Fulldome Show Friday, June 29, 5pm to 6pm at the Digital Dome @ IAIA

Friday, June 29 from 5pm to 6pm student participants from UNM and IAIA from this year’s summer dome internship share their work. The workshop was lead by John Strawn and facilitated by Ethan Bach. Student will discuss their experience with high resolution spherical HDR photography and fulldome production. They will highlight images and a share […]

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Problem Solving in the Dome – the HDR solution

When I first started working in the fulldome environment, one of my biggest frustrations in the dome was the inevitable washing out of images. At IAIA, our 24′ digital dome currently has 6 – PLUS U7 projectors. Each of these projectors has 3500 ANSI with a contract ratio of 2000:1. Add this low contrast ratio […]

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