Panorama - Perspective Image Stitcher

Developer: Limit Point Software

Current Version: 1.1.2

Last Updated: 9 months ago

Download Size: 15.3 MB - Download

Description:

Panorama extends the capability of your digital camera or scanner by stitching multiple overlapping pictures into wide angle panoramas.

Panorama has an iOS companion by the same name:
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/panorama/id482390711?ls=1&mt=8

Why use Panorama rather than Camera app to make a panorama?

Panorama uses a better stitching technique that does not warp horizontal edges in your photos. Instead you obtain a panorama that is truer to the geometry of the scene.

Doubles and triples your camera's field of view! Vertically or horizontally.

Employs an approach not found in other products of this type removing artificial curvature of straight edges, creating a more realistic panorama.

Use Panorama when your camera can't encompass an all in one photo.

You can turn off stitching, by selecting a blending mode, to create photomontages.

To import to other apps, save your results from the Result window, in various formats such as JPG, PDF, PNG or TIFF, and others, depending on what your system supports.

Or, copy your image to the clipboard in the Result window to paste it into other apps. For example, in Preview, select "New from Clipboard" to open and edit the panorama.

Finally, you can blend and stitch images with AppleScript for automating the process.

Features:

• Doubles and triples your camera's field of view.
• Realistic 2 and 3 photo panoramas.
• Photo sets larger than 3 are blends of smaller stitched panoramas.
• The iOS companion Panorama app can aid in a photo shoot with its photo overlap guide - built into its own camera support.
• Supports vertical or horizontal stitching.
• Apply subsequent stitching to panoramas to create rectangular panoramas.
• Alternatively blend photos with variable blending gradient to create a photo montage.
• Stitching margins are adjustable to match the overlap in your pictures.
• AppleScript commands for stitching and blending.

Visit the website for more information on this AppleScript capability:

http://www.limitpointstore.com/products/panorama/tips.html#AppleScriptPanorama

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Release Notes:

• Fixed image aspect ratios for some image blender types.

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Most Helpful Reviews

5/5
Version 1.0.1
Review by lundi's 2 cents

Sweet! - A previous reviewer is not right. This app does save in JPG format, and other formats too. Could you imagine it not being able to do so? When the panorama is completed it is displayed in a separate window that has a "Save" button. When you click it you get a window with a menu from which you can choose the file format - and it has JPG and others too. Also, you can just copy the panorama and then paste it into Photoshop - worked great. The results are very, very good. I am pleased that we now have a panorama app that does not warp the photos, making them look falsely curved as if viewed with a fish eyed lens or convex mirror. This app preserves straight edges. Wow! Like a perspective drawing of the scene, it produces panoramas that really look like I took them with a camera whose angle of view is two and three times actual size, either horiozontally or vertically. And the resolution of the panoramas are higher than similar apps. Its approach takes a bit longer, but it is well worth the wait, which is enjoyable since the progress display shows the intermediate results while it is working. A very nice additional feature: the ability to simply join photos together with an adjustable transition, so they blend smoothly into one another That's a task which takes some time to do in Photoshop, but here it is quick and easy. I love it - this is another wonder app by this developer!

Found helpful by 5 out of 7 people
1/5
Version 1.0.3
Review by Jt Taylor

How stupid of me. Can I get my money back? - I patiently waited and gave some thought about puchasing this app. What a mistake I made! This is horrible. I have no control over stiching or blending my photos. It crashes almost every time it stiches things together for me. When it doesn't crash, it has no idea what it is doing. This app isn't very good. Save yourself the $20.00. I wish I had.

Found helpful by 12 out of 13 people