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Gergana Vasileva September 08, 2009, 06:47 AM
ooh, it's huge! maybe you might stitch a pano for this magnificent ent :)
helen birch September 08, 2009, 08:18 AM
I don't know how to do that. Is it easy?
StevieB September 08, 2009, 09:48 AM
This image shows how much better a composition is when the main focus is off-centre - the previous (or is it the next?) shot with the trunk centre stage is much less successful, I think.
helen birch September 08, 2009, 10:27 AM
Assymmetry is a favourite of mine - to upload a dead centre shot, as you say: as a contrast, definitely makes the point. Am now fascinated by Gergana's pano idea.
StevieB September 08, 2009, 11:12 AM
Volker can give you the best advice on pano shots!
Gergana Vasileva September 08, 2009, 11:16 AM
You may try hugin. This is my favorite in making panoramics.

Besides, I also like asymmetry - it gives much more air in the shot. Making pano you can leave more space where you want it as well.

Volker September 08, 2009, 02:17 PM
LOL! Thank you, Stevie! But I'm not really an expert in pano shots.
I would recommend autostitch to start with panos. It's easy to use and free.
And try to take the photos when it is not windy.

I've done a tree-pano here

helen birch September 08, 2009, 03:53 PM
Thanks for the advice and interesting dialogue folks. Think autostitch will have to wait - free demo only for Windows users (which I'm not)
Gergana Vasileva September 08, 2009, 05:56 PM
Linux? or MacOS?
helen birch September 08, 2009, 06:32 PM
MacOS
dhania October 13, 2009, 01:41 PM
hugin works on osx, quite nicely




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