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Ricoh shares 360º photos, videos from space captured in partnership with JAXA: Digital Photography Review


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Ricoh has printed images and video captured with a specialised model of its Ricoh Theta 360-degree spherical digital camera developed in partnership with with the Japan Aerospace Exploration Company (JAXA).

‘The digital camera was put in to observe the operation of the biaxial gimbal of the SOLISS (Small Optical Hyperlink for Worldwide House Station),’ says Ricoh in its press launch. ‘It was carried aboard the H-II Switch Automobile (HTV8) “KOUNOTORI-8”, the cargo transporter to the Worldwide House Station (ISS), which was launched on September 25 , 2019.’

The specialised Ricoh Theta digital camera was modified so it may stand up to the warmth and radiation in house. The pictures and video from the digital camera have been captured from the Uncovered Facility of the Japanese Experiment Module (JEM), nicknamed ‘Kibo,’ and subsequently despatched again to floor stations on Earth.

A flattened model of the above interactive picture.

Along with the photographs on this article, Ricoh has additionally posted the images and movies on the JAXA Digital Archives and on its Theta Lab web site, the place the content material might be seen interactively in 360-degrees.


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