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Best of 2005

(January 1st - December 31st, 2005)

John Wilson

The Writer - by Giancarlo Neri

Keith Wilson

View from the Top

Tokyo Tower, Tokyo, Japan


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© 2005 Keith Wilson, All Rights Reserved.

At 333 meters the Tokyo Tower is 13 meters taller than its model, the Eiffel Tower in Paris, and is the world's tallest self-supporting steel tower. It was completed in 1958 as a symbol for Japan's rebirth as a major economic power, and serves as a television and radio broadcast antenna and tourist attraction.

This VR panorama was taken from the Special Observatory platform at 250meters. This is a circular platform about 5-6m in diameter so I worked my way around at regular intervals... a bit of a challenge to stitch as I was way off the nodal point. On a clear day Mount Fuji is visible but unfortunately this was not a clear day...
Fuji S2 Pro, Nikon 17-35mm f2.8 Lens, Handheld, Stitched with PTGui and converted with Panocube

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