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Hi

I need a call from you if possible . Please guide me i want to become a google's trusted photographer

 

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Amit pareek

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One way to get started is to do 50 good 365 postings. But the better way to go at this is to visit this page and get all the details it is a long process. This is a volunteer organization and no one will call back. No disrespect just not that type of thing.

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I really appreciate you for the reply of my email and one more questions can i use my mobile phone for click 360 photos and posted to google map by street view app.

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Google trusted photographer

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Hi

 

I have lot of queries for become a google trusted photographer so i am writing it below :-

1. Can i click these 360 pictures with my IPHONE by street view app or not? If yes then what is megapixels of the camera and if no then how can i click 360 photos.
2. When i am going to click on AVAILABLE FOR HIRE in street view app then there will a message appear  [Required 50 published and approved 360 photos] and in this sentence What is the meaning of [approved 360photos]

3. And what the name of image stiching software by which I would make 360 virtual tour.

 

 

 


Please revert me back i will really appreciate your support

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Munish Sanotra

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Hi @munish s,

1-

Yes, but the photo spheres would be a low quality due to parallax errors, it would contain too many stitching errors. If you are posting in this forum I am guessing it is because you wish to offer your services as a photographer to other businesses and create virtual tours for them.

If that is your goal, you should look into buying, at the very least, a 360 camera since creating photo sphere with them is mostly for personal/entertainment reasons and they are not professional tools.

You still can qualify to become a trusted photographer by publishing photo spheres taken with phones, but do not offer your services using one.

 

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It means that you do not have 50 published and approved photo spheres to Google Maps.

How many do you have in your Contributions profile?

https://www.google.com/maps/contrib/

When you publish photo spheres through the Streeet View app it goes through a review process, mostly automatic, to see if it qualifies for publication to Maps, if it does its status changes to Maps approved. If it does not, it becomes Maps denied.

 

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If you are using the Street View app on your iPhone to shoot the photo spheres, the images will be stitched by the app itself, no need to buy any stitching software.

The 360 cameras also stitch the image themselves, or provide the stitching software.

The only time you would need to buy stitching software is if you were to shoot the images with a DSLR camera.

 

Please, read the FAQ's about the Street View program in the Maps' help forum.

https://productforums.google.com/forum/#!category-topic/maps/NVU9szIiX8o

and read the Street View section of the Maps' help center to learn about photo spheres.

https://support.google.com/maps#topic=6275604

 

 

 

 

 




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