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Improve Your Image

Google has taken Street View images of almost the entire world. As part of this process, they have captured most businesses. While most of these Street View images show a great view of the street, they probably don’t show a great view of your business. For example, your business address[…]

What is HDR

When shooting virtual tours, we take three to nine images, each at a different exposure. Then we combine these images into one image. Yes, we use the M setting on our camera. And no, it doesn’t stand for missed another one. The reason we take multiple exposures is so that[…]

Three types of virtual reality tours

Story In Focus offers three types of virtual reality tours. Each type provides a different level of interactivity and content control. View Larger Map Basic Tour With a Basic Tour, potential customers get to look inside your business using virtual reality images posted on the Google Maps server. To create the[…]

Give potential customers an inside look

Imagine you could take every person with an interest in your business on a personal tour of what you have to offer. They could look closer at things that interest them and move through your space at their own speed. It would be difficult to do this in the real[…]

3D mapping from above

Although 3D mapping has been done for years using various methods, UAVs now offer a new economical alternative to conventional methods. This first image is a mosaic created from a fly-over with a UAV operated by Story In Focus.   It is constructed of 28 images shot from 162 feet[…]