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== General ==
 
== General ==
 
* [[The why and how of panoramas]] {{RateStar|1}}
 
* [[The why and how of panoramas]] {{RateStar|1}}
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* [[How stitching works]] {{RateStar|1}}
  
 
== Photography ==
 
== Photography ==
 
* [[Photography Guidelines]] {{RateStar|1}}
 
* [[Photography Guidelines]] {{RateStar|1}}
 
* [[DSLR spherical resolution]] {{RateStar|2}}
 
* [[DSLR spherical resolution]] {{RateStar|2}}
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* [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zEgLgReARxs Video tutorial on finding no-parallax point] {{RateStar|2}}
 
* [http://www.johnhpanos.com/epcalib.htm Finding the No-Parallax Point] {{RateStar|3}}
 
* [http://www.johnhpanos.com/epcalib.htm Finding the No-Parallax Point] {{RateStar|3}}
 
* [[Sigma 8mm Fisheye Canon 350D MrotatorCP]] {{RateStar|1}}
 
* [[Sigma 8mm Fisheye Canon 350D MrotatorCP]] {{RateStar|1}}
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* [[ChristmasBallPanoTutor| Making a spherical panorama by photographing a christmas ball]] {{RateStar|2}}
 
* [[ChristmasBallPanoTutor| Making a spherical panorama by photographing a christmas ball]] {{RateStar|2}}
 
* [[Philopod pitch variation]] technique for shooting handheld {{RateStar|3}}
 
* [[Philopod pitch variation]] technique for shooting handheld {{RateStar|3}}
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* [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ouOEM4cKKGc Video tutorial on three panorama shooting techniques] {{RateStar|1}}
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* [http://panospace.wordpress.com/2009/12/24/nodal-ninja-calibration-tutorial/ Calibrating a panoramic head] {{RateStar|1}}
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* [http://panospace.wordpress.com/2008/02/29/parallax/ Understanding Parallax] {{RateStar|2}}
  
 
== Preparation ==
 
== Preparation ==
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* [[RAW dynamic range extraction]] {{RateStar|3}}
 
* [[RAW dynamic range extraction]] {{RateStar|3}}
 
* [[Working with RAW files in CS2|Working with RAW files in Photoshop CS2]] {{RateStar|2}}
 
* [[Working with RAW files in CS2|Working with RAW files in Photoshop CS2]] {{RateStar|2}}
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* [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mUiw3jtErxk Developing & post-processing fisheye images in LightRoom (video tutorial)] {{RateStar|1}}
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* [[Batch merge handheld images]] {{RateStar|3}}
  
 
== Stitching ==
 
== Stitching ==
 
* [http://www.dffe.at/panotools/ptgui5-00e.html Basic Panorama Stitching workflow] with PTGui 5 {{RateStar|1}}
 
* [http://www.dffe.at/panotools/ptgui5-00e.html Basic Panorama Stitching workflow] with PTGui 5 {{RateStar|1}}
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* [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W-WEosizCzE Basic panorama stitching in PTGui 9 Pro (video tutorial)] {{RateStar|1}}
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* [http://www.johnhpanos.com/ptgtut.htm 360 vr stitching with ptgui for beginners] {{RateStar|1}}
 
* Workflows for [[high resolution partial panoramas]] {{RateStar|2}}
 
* Workflows for [[high resolution partial panoramas]] {{RateStar|2}}
 
* Workflows for [http://www.dffe.at/pano360/ full spherical panoramas] {{RateStar|1}}
 
* Workflows for [http://www.dffe.at/pano360/ full spherical panoramas] {{RateStar|1}}
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* [[Using Autopano-SIFT With PTGui]] {{RateStar|2}}
 
* [[Using Autopano-SIFT With PTGui]] {{RateStar|2}}
 
* [[How to stitch flat images]] {{RateStar|1}}
 
* [[How to stitch flat images]] {{RateStar|1}}
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* [[Flat stitching for tilt-shift lenses]] {{RateStar|3}}
 
* [http://www.dojoe.net/tutorials/linear-pano Creating linear panoramas with Hugin] {{RateStar|2}}
 
* [http://www.dojoe.net/tutorials/linear-pano Creating linear panoramas with Hugin] {{RateStar|2}}
 
* [[16bit_workflow_with_hugin|16bit workflow for Hugin]] {{RateStar|2}}
 
* [[16bit_workflow_with_hugin|16bit workflow for Hugin]] {{RateStar|2}}
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* [[16 bit panorama blending using 8 bit Gimp]] {{RateStar|3}}
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* [[High resolution film transparency digitalization using macro lens and stitching]] {{RateStar|3}}
 
* [[HDR workflow with hugin]] {{RateStar|3}}
 
* [[HDR workflow with hugin]] {{RateStar|3}}
 
* [[Stitching Nadir Shots]] {{RateStar|2}}
 
* [[Stitching Nadir Shots]] {{RateStar|2}}
 
* [[Fixing nadir parallax errors]] {{RateStar|3}}
 
* [[Fixing nadir parallax errors]] {{RateStar|3}}
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* [[Using Celeste with hugin]] {{RateStar|3}}
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* [[Stiching a photo-mosaic]]
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* [http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLBD1A6D794E9ED132 Creating a Spherical Panorama with Hugin, Panor2VR and Photoshop (Video Tutorial / German)] {{RateStar|1}}
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* [http://panospace.wordpress.com/2008/08/02/hugin-101/ Setting control points manually with Hugin] {{RateStar|1}}
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* [http://panospace.wordpress.com/2008/08/03/hugin-102/ Hugin Fisheye Basics] {{RateStar|1}}
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* [http://panospace.wordpress.com/2008/10/08/exposures-stacks/ Exposures Stack] {{RateStar|2}}
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* [http://panospace.wordpress.com/2010/09/19/linear-panoramas-mosaic-tutorial/ Linear Panoramas with Hugin 's Mosaic Mode] {{RateStar|1}}
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* [http://www.flickr.com/photos/36383814@N00/5830006193 Some notes on using Hugin's mosaic mode to stitch a street elevation]
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* [http://www.tilmanbremer.de/2011/10/panoramic-photography-revealed-part-ii-creating-perfect-panoramas-the-open-source-way/ Creating Perfect Panoramas, The Open Source Way] A complete workflow featuring Hugin, Gimp, SaladoConverter and Panini{{RateStar|2}}German Version: [http://www.tilmanbremer.de/2012/02/hinter-den-kulissen-der-panoramafotographie-teil-ii-perfekte-panoramen-open-source/ Perfekte Panoramen, Open Source]
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* [http://www.flickr.com/photos/36383814@N00/6327106374 Reusing bits photos to patch holes in panoramas using Hugin]
  
 
== Leveling and Remapping ==
 
== Leveling and Remapping ==
 
* [[Leveling a Finished Panorama]] {{RateStar|2}}
 
* [[Leveling a Finished Panorama]] {{RateStar|2}}
 
* [http://www.dffe.at/pano360/pano-horizont-360_en.html Straightening a (360-degree) Panorama] {{RateStar|1}}
 
* [http://www.dffe.at/pano360/pano-horizont-360_en.html Straightening a (360-degree) Panorama] {{RateStar|1}}
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* [http://www.johnhpanos.com/levtut.htm levelling a panorama image with ptgui] {{RateStar|1}}
 
* [[Leveling a VR shooting setup]] {{RateStar|1}}
 
* [[Leveling a VR shooting setup]] {{RateStar|1}}
 
* [[Perspective correction]] {{RateStar|1}}
 
* [[Perspective correction]] {{RateStar|1}}
* [[Find entrance pupil|How to find entrance pupil (nodal point)]] {{RateStar|1}}
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* [http://www.johnhpanos.com/epcalib.htm finding the no-parallax point] {{RateStar|1}}
 
* [[Unusual remappings]]{{RateStar|3}}
 
* [[Unusual remappings]]{{RateStar|3}}
  
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=== Zenith and Nadir retouching ===
 
=== Zenith and Nadir retouching ===
 
* [[Zenith and Nadir editing overview]] {{RateStar|1}}
 
* [[Zenith and Nadir editing overview]] {{RateStar|1}}
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* [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WYbEHkxkOds Video tutorials showing 2 approaches: One uses PTGui, the other KRPano Tools] {{RateStar|1}}
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* [[Remove tripod shadows]] {{RateStar|2}}
 
* [[How to use PTEditor]] {{RateStar|1}}
 
* [[How to use PTEditor]] {{RateStar|1}}
* [[Extracting and inserting rectilinear Views]] {{RateStar|1}}
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* [[Extract and insert rectilinear views]] {{RateStar|1}}
 
* [[Using enblend to fill the "Hole in the floor"]] {{RateStar|2}}
 
* [[Using enblend to fill the "Hole in the floor"]] {{RateStar|2}}
 
* [[Edit zenith and nadir in one go with PTGui]] {{RateStar|2}}
 
* [[Edit zenith and nadir in one go with PTGui]] {{RateStar|2}}
 
* [[Edit zenith and nadir in one go with Adjust filter]] {{RateStar|2}}
 
* [[Edit zenith and nadir in one go with Adjust filter]] {{RateStar|2}}
 
* [[How to use enblend for patching zenith and nadir images]] {{RateStar|2}}
 
* [[How to use enblend for patching zenith and nadir images]] {{RateStar|2}}
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* [[How to remove blending error caused by enblend and enfuse at zenith and nadir (automatic)]]
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* [http://panospace.wordpress.com/2008/03/18/edit-the-nadir/ Edit nadir with Hugin] {{RateStar|1}}
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* [http://panospace.wordpress.com/2008/03/24/edit-the-nadir-part-ii/ Edit layered nadir with Hugin] {{RateStar|1}}
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* [http://www.flickr.com/photos/36383814@N00/2845671569/ pafextract walkthrough] for using [[panoglview]], [[pafextract]] and [[Hugin]] as a replacement for [[PTEditor]]
  
 
=== Tripod Caps ===
 
=== Tripod Caps ===
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* [[Mending parallax errors with the shear tool]] {{RateStar|2}}
 
* [[Mending parallax errors with the shear tool]] {{RateStar|2}}
 
* [http://www.inertia-llc.com/sandbox/tutorials/shadow-matchcolor/ Shadow Removal on Panoramic Photography] {{RateStar|2}}
 
* [http://www.inertia-llc.com/sandbox/tutorials/shadow-matchcolor/ Shadow Removal on Panoramic Photography] {{RateStar|2}}
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* [[Time lapse stabilization]] {{RateStar|3}}
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* [[Noise reduction with enfuse]]
  
 
== Web Presentation ==
 
== Web Presentation ==
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* [[Geo-referencing panoramas with Google Maps]] {{RateStar|3}}
 
* [[Geo-referencing panoramas with Google Maps]] {{RateStar|3}}
 
* [[Have a single ptviewer jar file per website]] {{RateStar|3}}
 
* [[Have a single ptviewer jar file per website]] {{RateStar|3}}
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* PTViewerME2 Tutorial [http://panospace.wordpress.com/2008/06/29/ptviewerme2-tutorial-part-1/ part 1], [http://panospace.wordpress.com/2008/06/30/ptviewerme2-tutorial-part-2/ part 2], [http://panospace.wordpress.com/2008/07/17/ptviewerme2-tutorial-part-3/ part 3] {{RateStar|1}}
  
=== Object Movies ===
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=== Virtual Tours ===
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* [http://bit.ly/tut_krpano_gmap Creating a Virtual Tour with krpano and Google Maps Plugin (Video Tutorial / German)] {{RateStar|2}}
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== Object Movies ==
 
* [[Create object movies]] {{RateStar|1}}
 
* [[Create object movies]] {{RateStar|1}}
 
* [[Self-made object turntable]] {{RateStar|1}}
 
* [[Self-made object turntable]] {{RateStar|1}}
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* [[Enable windows file extensions]] {{RateStar|2}}
 
* [[Enable windows file extensions]] {{RateStar|2}}
 
* [[Embed QTVR into Powerpoint]] {{RateStar|1}}
 
* [[Embed QTVR into Powerpoint]] {{RateStar|1}}
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* [[Animating panoramas in Blender]] {{RateStar|3}}
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===Community===
 
===Community===
 
* How to use a [[Panotools:newsreader|NNTP newsreader]] to read the [[mailing list]]
 
* How to use a [[Panotools:newsreader|NNTP newsreader]] to read the [[mailing list]]
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== External links ==
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* A growing list of very good tutorials can be found on http://www.johnhpanos.com/tuts.htm
  
 
[[Category:List]]
 
[[Category:List]]

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Contents

[edit] General

[edit] Photography

[edit] Preparation

[edit] Stitching

[edit] Leveling and Remapping

[edit] Retouching

[edit] Zenith and Nadir retouching

[edit] Tripod Caps

[edit] Other retouching

[edit] Web Presentation

[edit] Virtual Tours

[edit] Object Movies

[edit] Printing

[edit] Settings, values and miscellaneous

[edit] Community

[edit] External links

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