How Do I Upload 360-Degree Photos to Facebook?

Posted June 29, 2016 by Leomar Umpad in Android, Apple iPhone, Facebook

Post Panoramic 360 Degree Photos on Facebook

Facebook now supports the viewing of 360-degree videos and photos. You can take pictures through your iPhone’s native camera, upload the 360-degree photos to Facebook, and let your friends see your photos in a panoramic view. This feature is a good addition to the photo and video sharing capabilities of Facebook. This tutorial will walk you through the steps you need to take and upload 360-degree photos to Facebook using your iPhone.

You can now share that beautiful Caribbean scenery with your friends and families – in full view. You do not need to take multiple photos to show your friends how majestic your resort is. You do not have to upload videos which takes too long and may cost you an arm and a leg in data charges. By sharing your 360-degree photos on Facebook, you can convey a better story with less bandwidth.

How to Upload Photos in Panoramic View on Facebook

To start sharing your 360-degree photos on Facebook, follow these steps:

1.Proceed to your Home Screen by giving a tap on your iPhone’s Home button.Home screen of iphone
2.From the Home screen, locate your native Camera app, and tap on its icon to launch your iPhone’s camera.iPhone - Home - Camera icon
3.Take a picture of the scene that you want to share using the Panorama feature of iPhone’s Camera app.iphone Panorama
4.After taking the panoramic photo, go back to your Home screen by pressing the Home button.Home screen of iphone
5.Next, open your Facebook app.iphone - Facebook icon[
6.Tap the Status icon in the upper-left corner of your screen. iphone Facebook Status
7.Tap on the Photo/Video icon to view the photos in your iPhone.iphone Facebook Status - photo video
8.Locate the panoramic photo that you want to upload to Facebook. Panoramic photos have the panorama indicator on the lower-left corner of their thumbnails.iphone Facebook Status - panorama icon
9.Tap on the thumbnail to select the photo. Tap on the other photos to select more photos to upload.iphone Facebook Status - choose panorama photo
10.Tap on Done on the upper-right corner of the screen once you have chosen your photos.iphone Facebook Status - photo - done
11.You can say something about your post. iphone Facebook Status - wrtie something
12.Tap on the Post icon on the upper-left corner of the screen.iphone Facebook Status - post button
13.Your 360-degree photo will now be uploaded to Facebook. You are done.iphone Facebook Status - Panorama Shot Posted

Do you have a beautiful scenery that you want to share with us? We would love to see it! Share a link to your cool Facebook panoramas using our comments section.

 

About Leomar Umpad

A supply chain operations manager by profession. A technology-lover and a writer by heart. I have the passion to teach and inform.
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