Gear of choice for stiched mountain panorama's?

Started Jan 18, 2013 | Discussions thread
Skeeterbytes Forum Pro • Posts: 14,458
Re: Gear of choice for stiched mountain panorama's?

I'd think a prime that's very sharp edge to edge and that exhibits little light falloff in the corners would be the best path. I'd also think a short to medium tele lens and taking LOTS of frames per panorama will yield the highest level of detail and reduce the need for perspective correction.

An E-M5 with the 45 or perhaps even the 70, if you have the budget, should create terrific panos requiring relatively little fiddling. I've done a few, just playing around--not done in a careful fashion--using it and the 12-50 kit zoom and if I look carefully there's evidence of uneven exposure across the individual frames.

Good experimenting!


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