News and Updates

News and Updates
New Google Maps Embed System22 Nov 2014

Google has released a smoother & faster embedding system:

  1. Open the virtual tour in the new Google Maps system (not Classic Maps)
  2. Turn to the direction, tilt, and zoom that you want displayed
  3. Click the "Settings" button (3 dots)
  4. Click "Share and embed image" (Bild teilen oder einbetten)
  5. Click "Embed image" (Bild einbetten)
  6. Copy the embed code and paste into your website

<iframe src="!1m0!3m2!1sde!2sde!4v1416667835924!6m8!1m7!1swUimun5BvxkAAAQW4fKsSQ!2m2
" width="600" height="450" frameborder="0" style="border:0"></iframe>

There are some settings you can change:

  1. width="600" (size of iframe)
  2. height="450" (size of iframe)
  3. !3f209.13998427684993 (direction / yaw, 0 to 360, in degrees)
  4. !4f-21.926646396165495 (tilt / up-down, -90 to 90, in degrees)
  5. !5f0.4000000000000002 (zoom level, smaller number is out, larger is in)

There is also a new link sharing tool

  • Click on "Share link" (Link Teilen)
  • Please note that the image panel only shows your business when you share a link to the first point of the tour / area

Open in Google Maps

Now Google Approved11 Oct 2014

Google has approved the panohead for Sigma 8mm f3.5 for Google Trusted Photographers and Business View!
New German review by Thomas Bredenfeld12 Sep 2014

New review of the Ultralight Panohead for Sigma 8mm f3.5 by Thomas Bredenfeld in German:

Google Translate to English

German Review by 360° Sachsen17 Dec 2013

A new product review by 360° Sachsen has been published and is available in German:

Review in German

Review with Google Translate to English

screenshot sachsen review