Re: [PanoToolsNG] Stand Alone Site Map with Hotspot Panorama Pop-ups
- You want to be able to create your tours quickly and have many options
open... that means:
http://flashpanoramas.com/player (FPP) combined with
With that combo, you can drag and drop your hotspots into the panorama in
real time, move the items in real time into correct positions, link things,
add maps/floorplans, etc. etc. etc. with a few clicks of the mouse.
If you want an offline presentation, it takes a single click in the
interface to create a standalone flash projector with your entire project.
Works for Macs and PC's alike.
The best panorama format to use in FPP is 6 seperate cubefaces, but it does
also support equirectangular, stripe, mov and cylindrical (even though the
cylindrical projection is not what it "should" be).
If you choose FPP without FFC, you will have to dig into xml coding, since
FFC is the front end GUI for FPP.
KRP is another great panorama viewer, but it is 99% based on hand coding,
and that can be too big a bite for many (me absolutely included).
Hope this helps.
(the "father" of Flashificator)
On Wed, Mar 31, 2010 at 11:50 PM, Jim Sutherland <jim@...> wrote:
> I reviewed the excellent Panotools Wiki regarding viewers and see many
> choices and the link to the panorama player comparisons. I am still not sure
> which one to focus on.
> I have a specific need to be able to display a navigable view of an outside
> site plan of an area (say 120 metres by 120 metres). The plan would be an
> export from a CADD program and could be PDF, jpg, etc.
> I simply need to add hotspots to the site plan so the user can click the
> desired spot to display a panorama or rectilinear image from that spot.
> The client would like a non web based product delivery. Can you recommend
> which viewers/tools I should focus on. I would like to be able to quickly
> create the hotspot/image links.
> Thank you,
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