The Acratech Spherical Panoramic Head allows you to shoot spherical panoramic images, as well as shooting Virtual Reality (VR) photography. It was specially requested by Google’s Maps division and designed to be used with a Sigma 8mm f/3.5 fisheye lens. Using software such as PT Gui, the 4 fisheye images can be stitched together to create spectacular spherical panoramas.
- Weighs less than 1 lb.
- Indexes in 90 degree increments
- Reference marker for 1st shot, 2nd shot, etc.
- Panning base allows for full 360’ rotation
- A specially machined flat surface allows for compass orientation
- Machined notch in the lens mounting ring allows for easy lens installation
- Laser etched focus mark provides fast focus reference and a quick and easy way to verify that your camera is positioned exactly vertically
- Locking lever clamp