30+ Examples & Tutorials of Stunning Polar Panorama Photos

These interesting photos go by various namings –polar panorama, panorama and polar, little planet, planet panoramas, 360 degree panorama, etc but they all mean the same thing. It is created with a panorama photo under one of Photoshop’s Distort filter, Polar Coordinates.

They are not as hard to create as they looked. In this article, we attempt to show you how some of the nicest Polar Panorama photos we’ve found, together with Photoshop tutorials to that help you to create them. Full list after jump.

Merdeka Squareby riefa

Baroque Planetby Simon The Fox

The Planet of Detroitby firelog1970

The 99th Planet by jeckham

Sydney Polar Panoramaby datazoid

Roudnice Railway Stationby miniplaneter

Sultan Ahmet Polar Panaromaby Nikolof

PlanetIMAXby olliollio

Planet of Perthby scotteek

Planet New Yorkby isaac-and-his-mind

Planet Mars Cyvilizationby hot360

Planet Kharkivby mudakisa

Paris s’éveilleby gadl

My Little Worldby smileyno1

Minatomirai Bridgeby drachenman

Manhattan Skylineby Athalfred

Lightning Ridge by datazoid

Interact Globeby Sarah Lee

Hamburg Rathausplatz Planetby konderminator

Eglise Lumièreby clic me

Berlin Alex Polar Panoby suckup

Eglise Notre-Dameby jeromebg

How to create one?

These tutorials are created with Photoshop with your existing panorama photos. If Photoshop is not at your disposal, try usng GIMP

Create your very own planet Rames of Adobetuts gives you an idea how to create a polar panorama in 10 simple steps.

How to Create Your Own Planets Using Your Panorama Another great Photoshop tutorial by Photojojo.

More Examples

Flickr: Create Your Own Planets Flickr group with more than 2300 members sharing about 6000 polar panorama photos.

Flickr: Polar Panoramas – A smaller group but yet sharing some really stunning photos.

Compfight Search – Random search with CompFight Flickr Search

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