On 28 May 2010, at 23:55, John Riley wrote:
> That fellow in the nadir doesn't look happy enough for someone
> getting an iPad! Also, though I am a dyed-in-the-wool Mac guy, it
> is a little rich that the Apple Store is just across the street from
> a store named Cult. Thanks for sharing Ian; I am jealous of your
> new toy.
The Cult store moved in a year or two later, but it's still a nice
On 29 May 2010, at 00:05, onezebra1 wrote:
> Looks like you held that monopod very steady, I think using
> Smartblend would fix what little stitching errors you have.
> I had thought about getting a Canon 15mm fisheye lens, is your
> camera mounted off angle between landscape and portrait and how many
> photos are you shooting with that setup?
Portrait, tilted down 20 degrees but no rotation. In this case 8-
around but 6-around does fine if there are no people.
I got lazy with the zenith shot and didn't raise it back up to the
right height - combined with having the camera tilted a bit too far
down, there was actually a missing section along the Cult roofline -
too much for Smartblend and I doubt content-aware fill would have done
a lot either. :-(