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Sphericam and Octocopter flying on the LA River 6
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The guys from http://www.evidenceproductions.com were cool enough to let my sphericam (360 video camera) take a ride on their gigantic octocopter. Cooper Bates was on hand to document the morning with some photographs. You can see a rough stitch of the 360 video here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jGsH1OO_OD8
Copyright: Jeffrey Martin
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 10664x5332
Uploaded: 19/04/2012
Atualizado: 05/06/2014
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Tags: exterior; helicopter; handheld; concrete; sphericam; river
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