A quick tip from GeeksOnTour.com about how to take a photosphere photo using a Google Phone and the Google camera, specifically a Nexus 6.
Geeks on Tour Tutorial video #459 Google Photos: When you get a New Phone, do you want access to All Your Photos? Google Photos is the best way to get all your photos on your new phone, but there are two things you must do with your old phone before you let it go!
See companion blog post at https://learngooglephotos.blogspot.com/2016/12/getting-new-phone-wait-dont-lose-your.html
Tutorial Video from Geeks on Tour:
Chris demonstrates how the SnapSeed app can make your pictures look so much better, and it’s fun!
If you use Google Photos, it has become a lot easier to add those photos to your maps that you make with Google’s My Maps. This video will show you how.
#457 Tutorial Video from Geeks on Tour. Chris demonstrates using an iPhone. The Google Photos app can make your pictures look so much better, and it’s fun!
Tutorial video #455 from Geeks on Tour:
Chris demonstrates how drop-dead easy it is to create collages using Google Photos on your phone or on the computer. If you want more options, she also demonstrates how you can download the picture to your computer and use Picasa.
Tutorial Video, #454 from Geeks on Tour, shows you how to use Android devices and QR Droid app to create a QR code for your location.
This Tutorial video, #453 from Geeks on Tour, shows you how to use a QR Code scanner on both Android and Apple devices. 2018 note: lots of newer phones can now scan QR codes without needing a special app, just the camera.
In this Tutorial Video, #456 from Geeks on Tour, Chris demonstrates accessing Google Photos using a web browser and then editing the photos with features including straighten, crop, color correct, increase detail, vignette, and more!
NOTE: the edit button has since changed. It is no longer the pencil icon, it is the same as the adjustments button: