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Add panoramas from your virtual tour to Facebook

Now you can add 360° panoramic spins to your Facebook page. We will send you the format that you need and you simply upload it as you would post any other image! At this time, Facebook downsizes the quality of the images, but it is still fun to share these spherical images with your Facebook […]

Add our panoramas to Google Maps

Whether it’s a full-blown virtual tour or a series of Google photospheres on the Google Maps platform, we can create the virtual tour you’re looking for. Below, you’ll see examples of each type. The client is the Lakeside Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Jacksonville, FL Sample: Google Photospheres embedded into Google Maps Sample: Virtual Tour on client’s […]

KU Athletics VR Tours for Google Cardboard

Circlescapes developed VR versions of the Kansas Athletics virtual tours for the Google Cardboard headsets.  The KU coaches will use the VR tours on recruiting visits, so athletes can immerse themselves in KU’s facilities, living spaces, campus and community. If you have a Google Cardboard headset, go to: http://circlescapes.biz/KUathletics/tour/vr.html.   And if you don’t have a headset, why not?! […]

How to Use Google Cardboard in your Marketing Mix

Can a low cost, folded up piece of cardboard help you show off your campus using some of the coolest new technology out there? Absolutely, with Google Cardboard! Google Cardboard is a virtual reality platform that allows the user to look through a headset reminiscent of the ViewMaster (remember that from your childhood?) and navigate […]

ADD 3 SPINS . . . FREE

Spring is in the air!  And to celebrate, we have a special virtual tour deal.  Our “ADD 3 SPINS” special is simple: Order any virtual tour package with 10 or more spins by the end of April 2016, and Schedule our photographers to visit your campus before the end of September 2016, then We’ll give […]

Austin Convention Center Virtual Tour

The Austin Convention Center Department operates two facilities in Austin, Texas — The Austin Convention Center and the Palmer Events Center.  Recently, we helped them launch virtual tours for each venue.  The tours feature 3D floor plans, room specs, slideshows, and alternate interfaces designed for various device sizes. Click the images below to see each of them […]

KU Athletics launches Jayhawks360

The University of Kansas asked Circlescapes to help them bring their athletics facilities to life online in 360 degrees.  The result?  http://jayhawks360.kuathletics.com/ This was the largest single tour we’ve ever worked on.  12 sports.  75 panoramas. In addition to giving KU fans a behind the scenes look at the athletics program they love, it also […]

What type of virtual campus tour is right for your school?

So you’re a boarding or day school and you’re thinking about adding a virtual tour to your marketing toolbox.   Good idea! A virtual tour is great because . . . The web is first point of access for most businesses and may be for your potential students and their families, or future employees, trustees or […]

3 Free Spins – for a limited time!

Book a virtual tour with 10+ spins before the end of March 2015, and we’ll give you 3 extra spins FREE!  That’s $750 bucks saved. And you’ll get an awesome 360° virtual tour that people around the world can look at on their computers, tablets and smartphones.  WHAT A DEAL! Click the coupon below to […]

5 reasons why every boarding school needs a 360° virtual campus tour!

Potential students might live faaaaar away!  When they can’t come take a tour in-person, give them the next best thing — the ability to explore on their own from their PC or mobile device. Students will be LIVING on campus!  They probably want to get a detailed look the living, learning and playing spaces first, right? […]

Spin Some Cheer

CAMPAIGN: Spin Some Cheer THE DEAL: Partner with Circlescapes and we will donate 10% of all profits to a charity of your choice. WHAT WE NEED FROM YOU: Think of someone (or multiple someones) that you think could benefit from a virtual tour. It could be a hospital, school, hotel/resort, convention/conference center, spa, golf course, […]

Virtual Tour Launch (x 52): New York State Parks and DEC Campgrounds

We are super psyched to share the latest virtual tours of 56 more New York State Parks and DEC Campgrounds. Last year, we shot and produced tours for 41 parks, and this past summer, we worked with them again to create tours for 52 more beautiful parks. Our strategy was to divide and conquer, with […]

Virtual Tour Launch: St. Mark’s Episcopal Day School

It was awesome to work with the team over at St. Mark’s Day School in our own hometown, Jacksonville, Florida. Theirs is a Premium Tour with 11 spins in and around their beautiful campus. The students were a lot of fun to work with too and we think the tour captures the academic, spiritual AND […]

Virtual Tour Update: Brandon Hall

We added some new spins to the Brandon Hall Virtual Campus Tour. Now even more of their beautiful school is online for the world to see. Thanks again, Wendy for the great day on your campus! http://brandonhall.org/tour/

Highlight your town in your campus virtual tour

We are excited by the trend where schools showcase their town center in the campus virtual tour. Face it, students who come to board in your schools will not only be immersed in campus life, but also in your community. Whether your school is situated in an idyllic rural setting, a residential community or an […]

Virtual Tour Launch – Kaiser Permanente – Southwood Location

We were honored to work with Kaiser Permanente of Georgia again to help showcase their latest newly renovated Comprehensive Medical Center (CMC): Southwood. The bright spacious facility is located just south of Atlanta. Take a look inside. http://xnet.kp.org/ga/facilitytours/southwood/

Virtual Tour Launch: Ridley College

Ridley College, is in St. Catharines, Ontario – near Niagara Falls.  We met them at the TABS conference in Boston, and photographed the school during a polar vortex cold snap that saw temperatures in the single digits (~Brrr~).  We will be going back to the school in the spring to shoot more locations.  Maybe the […]

Virtual Tour Launch: American Hebrew School

The American Hebrew School is located in Greensboro, NC. While photographing the school, a couple of things jumped out at us: 1) Their classrooms are unique. There are no desks, so the students sit around a large table and have discussions – like in a conference room. 2) Their buildings are very airy and spacious. […]

Virtual Tour Launch: Tilton School

The Tilton School is located in New Hampshire (it seems we spend a lot of time up there).  The school is beautiful, and the tour features a nifty opening video. See for yourself – http://www.tiltonschool.org/tilton_virtualtour  

Virtual Tour Launch: Brewster Academy

Brewster Academy is cool school, located on a beautiful lake in New Hampshire.  The campus is a nice mix of new and old architecture.  Take a look. http://www.brewsteracademy.org/tour/