Recommended Camera Equipment

Whether you are a Real Estate photographer looking to add virtual tour productions to your offerings for Real Estate clients, or you’re just getting your photography business started, you will need the right tools for the job in order to satisfy your clients with clear and crisp still photos, panoramas, and 360° full virtual tours.

These recommendations below were put together by our staff photography experts just for you, and will be updated as new cameras and equipment are released. If you already have a camera and are looking for more information on setting it up for shooting virtual tours, head on over to our Camera Setup Page to learn more.

Last updated – April 24th, 2020

Single Shot 360 Cameras

Insta360 ONE R – $479.00
Insta360 OneX – $399.95
Insta360 Pro – $3499.00
Ricoh THETA Z1 – $999
Ricoh THETA V 360 Camera  – $376.95
Madventure 360 Camera  – $309.99
Vuze 4K 360 Camera – $699
Nikon KeyMission 360 Camera – $496.95
GoPro Fusion 360 Camera  – $499

VR Compatible Tripods

Bushman Panoramic – $126

Budget Grade Cameras

Entry Grade Cameras

Entry Grade Tripods

Prosumer Grade Cameras

Prosumer Grade Tripod

Lenses for Still Photos + Panoramas

Professional Grade Cameras

Professional Grade Tripod

Professional Panoramic Photography Hardware

Fisheye Lenses for Full 360×180 Virtual Tour Capture

Sigma 8mm (NikonCanon) – $899
Rokinon 8mm f/3.5 Fisheye Lens for Canon EF –  $199
Canon 8-15mm – $1249

Virtual Reality Headsets

Wearable technology that brings a completely immersive experience to your virtual tours:  

Samsung Gear VR Headset – $99
Samsung Galaxy S Phone – $499 – $699