Bernhard Millauer has written a brief post explaining how to make a 360º panorama render of a scene using Blender 2.5 . It says :
I was searching for a way to create a panorama shot but just found some wired informations about PartX properties.
Then i came to a post where it was described how it works with blender 2.5.
The setup is now fairly easy:
- Place the camera with horizontal alignment between the objects
- Set the focal length to 5mm (yes, five)
- Enable the panorama option
You can read the full post here.