Re: [PanoToolsNG] Re: new jpeg alternative
- Thanks, Jeffrey. Very clear!
On Tue, 12 Oct 2010 01:18:29 +0900, prague <360cities@...> wrote:
> Hi Roger,
> --- In PanoToolsNG@yahoogroups.com, "Roger D. Williams" <roger@...>
>> Jeffrey, I read that your site is limited to spherical panoramas, and
>> must be
>> equirectangular images with the aspect ratio of 2:1.
>> Does this mean you completely rule out cylindrical panoramas? I can
>> as spherical, but of course this means leaving black bands above and
>> image. With sites that support limitations on the angle of view, the
>> doesn't have to see these black/blank areas. Can your site do something
>> equivalent? Or is this too much trouble?
>> I ask, because many of my early panoramas, and even some recent ones,
>> cylindrical, not spherical.
> Currently yes we require full spherical (hole in nadir is ok) once you
> figure in stuff like google earth and iphone it becomes more complex to
> suppport non-sphericals.
> Anyway, this might change in the future. if it does i'll let you know.