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About the Photosynth App


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Apple iPad Apple iPhone

Developer

Microsoft
Twitter @photosynth

Type

Photo & Video

Cost

Free

Version

10/11

Job Tags for Photosynth

Directors, Cinematographers, Production Designers and VFX Supervisors

Date Added

January 18, 2012

Developer's Description

Interactive Panorama Capture and Sharing – Now in Version 1.1.2

“Crazy amazing”, David Pogue, technology columnist for the New York Times Gizmodo’s App of the Day, April 18th, 2011
Over 4.4 Million Downloads, 4.71 Out of 5 Stars in the App Store

Photosynth v1.1.1 is now available and better than ever! We listened to the 4,400,000+ users who’ve downloaded our app and added some of the most requested features. We’ve streamlined the sharing experience and added the option to share via email. We added functionality to save cropped versions of panoramas to the phone’s camera roll. And you can check out the best panoramas others are creating from across the planet in the Best of Bing Maps.

Photosynth for iOS is the panorama creation app that makes it easy and fun to capture and share interactive panoramas of the places, people, and events that are important to you. Using the latest in computer vision techniques, Photosynth allows you to not only make a panorama from left to right, but also up and down, enabling you to capture a full “sphere”.

Once you’ve created a Photosynth you can share it as an interactive panorama experience to Facebook (via the free Photosynth.net service) or as a simple image. You can also publish your panoramas to Bing Maps where millions of people can see your panoramas, both on the a map itself and in search results for the places you’ve captured. We’ve also added a “Best of Bing Maps” feature where we’ll be showing off the best of what you and your fellow users create.

During summer 2011, we’ll be giving away one Xbox+Kinect prize package to the best panorama entered every week as part of the Best of Bing Maps 2011 Contest. Winning panoramas will be featured on the Best of Bing Maps page of the app for the whole world to see and enjoy. Find details on the contest and how to enter in the app’s Best of Bing Maps feature.

Features:
·See your panoramas take shape as you capture them with INTERACTIVE CAPTURE

·Look and capture in all directions with FULL-SPHERE PANORAMAS

·See the final panorama right away with fast ON-DEVICE PROCESSING

·Sharp, seamless results with the ADVANCED IMAGE STITCHING ENGINE

·Panoramas are always available to view and share from the ON-DEVICE LIBRARY

·Explore the world’s best panoramas every day with BEST OF BING MAPS

·Zoom, pan, and rotate your panorama in any direction with our IMMERSIVE VIEWER

·Save your panoramas to the cloud and view them online at PHOTOSYNTH.NET

Sharing:
·Share to Facebook with images or interactive panoramas

·Share to Bing Maps to see your panoramas throughout Bing

·Share to Email to send images of your panoramas directly to friends

·Your panorama images are available to any app from the Camera Roll

·Best of Bing Maps – See the very best panoramas from around the world (and submit your own!)
·Summer Xbox Contest– Win an Xbox & Kinect with a great panorama

Photosynth’s unique capture experience requires an iPhone 3Gs, iPhone 4, iPad 2, or iPod Touch (Fourth Generation).

What’s New:
·Move to Facebook authentication v2.0
·Direction of view geotagging added on Photosynth upload
·Bug fixes




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