Mobile Device

For this assignment I had the option of either using my Android phone or Apple iPad mini.  I’m pretty familiar with Apple mobile devices and the Apple App Store, however, I’m still a newbie when it comes to Android devices and Google Play Apps.  That being said, I figured I would use this mobile app demo assignment to become a little more familiar with apps available through Google.  I wasn’t disappointed!

I found a photography app called DMD Panorama by Dermandar on Google Play by searching for the keyword “panorama.”  Aside from a few small technical bugs that caused the app to force close a time or two, it turned out to be very user-friendly.  After capturing the photographs, the app gave me the option to save as a .jpg on my phone or upload directly onto their website.  For my purposes, I opted to host the photos on my website.

As a note, this app is free so it does not always allow for the highest quality (you will notice that some of my photos have blending issues).  There are in-app upgrades available for purchase.

I used my Samsung Galaxy S5 Active smartphone to capture the following panoramic tour of the University of Alaska Southeast, Sitka Campus:


Parking Lot / Exterior of UAS Building



UAS Lobby



Hangar / Open Projects Area


Campus Gym



Blended Learning Classroom

Learning Lab


Student Success Center

Student Success Center


Johnston Lecture Hall


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