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Image not circular (with gap) RRS feed

  • Question

  • I use `The Panorama Factory' from Smoky City Design.

    1 - I create panoramic output image (*.png or *.tif) with The Panorama Factory

    2 - I create *.mov file from output file with Pano2QTVR Gui

    I get working panorama, circular - 360deg.

     

    Now, i use hdmake  with file (*.png or *.tif) from stage (1), from previous example

     

    hdmake.exe -src panorama.png -xmlcntrcyl  panorama.xml 51.159

     

    At end, I have:

    [panorama.xml]

    <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8" ?>
    <root>
        <imageset
            url="tiles/l_{l}/c_{c}/tile_{r}.wdp"
            levels="4"
            width="14649"
            height="1523"
            projection="cylindrical"
            thetaMin="154.42"
            thetaMax="205.58"
            phiMin="87.34"
            phiMax="92.66"
            rollPitchYaw="0 0 0"
            maxZoom="2"
        />
    </root>

    and directory [tiles]

     

    I have working panoramic image, but - image is not circular: end of image is not connected with beginning of image. There is black gap.

     

    Why?

    Wednesday, July 11, 2007 5:14 PM

All replies

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    You should specify the horizontal field of view on the hdmake command line.  From your mail it sounds like the FOV is 360 not 51.159.  So please do:

     

        hdmake.exe -src panorama.png -xmlcntrcyl  panorama.xml 360

     

     

     

     

    Friday, July 13, 2007 12:24 PM
  • Thanks! Thanks! Thanks!

     

    I thought, that was a VERTICAL FOV!

     

    Please - more help for beginners!

    Maybe - more help for Panorama Factory users?

     

    Now it is OK - very good tool, I only need better pictures for panoramas!

     

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    One more question:

     

    I have 64-bit Vista.

     

    1)

    If I use IE 32-bit and I open web page (it is om my local HD) with HDview - it is working.

     

    2)

    If I open IE 64-bit - with any web page

    and next

    I open IE (32-bit)  with HDview - HDView is NOT WORKING!

     

    Why?

    Friday, July 13, 2007 3:37 PM
  • It's a known issue that we don't run on 64bit IE.  We will need to release a 64bit version of HD View in order to support 64bit IE. 

     

    However it sounds like you are saying that you can't run the 32bit version if a 64bit IE is running.  We tried the steps below and couldn't reproduce the issue.  If you could give any more details, then that would help us dig deeper.

     

    On a Vista-x64 box:

     

    1.       Run IE*32 and make sure HDView works

    2.       Exit IE*32

    3.       Run IE*64, leaving it at live.com (my home page). Confirm 64-bit iexplore.exe in task manager.

    4.       Run IE*32, confirming “iexplore.exe*32” in task manager, along side existing 64-bit instance.

    5.       Fire up HDView in IE*32. Works great. IE*64 instance still running happily alongside.

     

    So I’m not sure what’s happening. I’m hitting http://research.microsoft.com/ivm/HDView/HDGigapixel.htm for the test.

    Friday, July 13, 2007 7:13 PM
  • Sorry, my error!

    If i run panorama from disk, by clicking on html-file (when IE64 running) - and I get IE64...

    I though, that was IE32, because IE32 is default browser .

    Saturday, July 14, 2007 7:08 AM