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About This GigapanToggle
- Taken by
- Jason Buchheim
- Explore score
- 0.43 Gigapixels
- Date added
- Oct 28, 2009
- Date taken
- Oct 28, 2009
- cityscapes, travel
Tarpon Springs is home to shrimp boats and sponge divers. The crew of this boat were preparing for a night of fishing.
This is protorapghed with the aid of the Gigapan Epic Pro robotic panoramic mount. Taken on my first day of beta testing this unit.
I used a 50-500mm Sigma lens on a Nikon D200. The lens was set at 300mm. The Gigapan unit was set to digitally fire the shutter (twice per frame, one for mirror lock up so that I could reduce movement, and one for taking the photo).
I am suprised to see the vingetting, I should try and correct that before sending the images to the stitcher.
The light was failing, so I opend up the lens as wide as it would go (f 6) and left the camera on manual focus and manual exposure. The depth of field is not large on a 300mm lens at f6.
I thought I had the rails on the unit level, but there is still some sawtooth on the edges so I really need to check that out better.
Where in the World is this GigaPan?Toggle
GigaPan Stitcher version 0.4.4090 (Windows)
Panorama size: 429 megapixels (18882 x 22757 pixels)
Input images: 84 (7 columns by 12 rows)
Field of view: 13.8 degrees wide by 16.6 degrees high (top=15.7, bottom=-1.0)
All default settings
Original image properties:
Camera make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera model: NIKON D200
Image size: 3872x2592 (10.0 megapixels)
Capture time: 2009-10-28 18:17:53 - 2009-10-28 18:25:27
Exposure time: 0.0125
Focal length (35mm equiv.): 480.0 mm
Digital zoom: off
White balance: Automatic
Exposure mode: Manual
Horizontal overlap: 34.3 to 38.8 percent
Vertical overlap: 28.1 to 30.1 percent
Computer stats: 2047.15 MB RAM, 4 CPUs
Total time 41:19 (0:29 per picture)
Alignment: 3:55, Projection: 3:17, Blending: 34:06