Friday, 14 July 2006


Getting back-to-back fisheyes into the dome...

I've found a methodology for getting back-to-back fisheyes into a realtime dome-corrected panorama viewer....

The software I've been using is a combination of GIMP ( and Hugin ( which use a modified (by me) version of panotools (

I took 2 back-to-back fisheyes taken with the Coastal lens:


made equirectangular views of them using The GIMP:


Which will stitch together quite nicely - Hugin does an even better job of this - but I just did it by eye for now which produced this:


Then in Quartz Composer I created realtime visualisation by wrapping the above around a sphere:

Picture 2

The finished article: