[nSLUG] Re: Image utility for Linux?
mspencer at tallships.ca
Tue Apr 24 03:45:49 ADT 2007
Tim> I don't have any personal experience with this, but I believe the
Tim> term you are looking for is "stitching".
Hah! Good. Thank you. Turns out I have pnmstitch on my system but
no manpage so apropos didn't turn it up. Feh. Found the manpage on
the net. A first try on 2550 by 3507 PMB images with 90% or more
overlap failed miserably but there's probably a way to make it work by
scripting the PBMNet tools.
Jason> I believe what you want is called "image registration".
Yeah, that's what it's called, alright. Comes with extra math, a side
order of complicated and fries. :-) Lots of stuff out there for
astronomy and medical imaging that's meant to cope with way harder
problems than mine. These people:
for example, seem keen to have you try their software. I'll take a
run at my problem with pnmstitch before exploring any big software
Michael Spencer Nova Scotia, Canada .~.
mspencer at tallships.ca /( )\
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