Re: linear pano/mosaic of a city block elevation?
- a BANNER?
everything else is a time sink for the output you need.
--- In PanoToolsNG@yahoogroups.com, Nathan Bennett <nbennettphoto@...> wrote:
> Thank you everyone for the great ideas.
> This video idea looks interesting Manfred...
> They need it for a website banner so it could work ok.
> Time for testing, testing, testing.
> Nathan Bennett
> On Mar 13, 2013, at 3:32 PM, Manfred Kröger wrote:
> > One could do a first try with a video camera, I think:
> > Walk on the other side of the street and aim your camera on the buildings, camera rotated 90° so that it's filming in portrait orientation. Afterwards you use a software like VirtualDub to create BMPs, TIFs or JPGs from the frames. Crop the images so that only a very small strip from the center remains and feed those images into the panorama application of your choice for automatic control point detection.
> > By filming you get lots of images with a minimal effort. Unfortunately the resolution is not that great. But maybe that's enough?!