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Making a Panorama in Panorama Factory - Panoramas are easier than you think! You don't even need a special tripod head.
Step 1: Prepare the image
Prepare the images (do any cloning, adjust levels etc) and put them in a folder on your desktop. Then open the software and import your images. In Panorama Factory, just use the wizard.
Step 2: Try the different options
Step 3: Pick a camera option
Step 4: Exposure choices
Step 5: Pick a panorama type
Decide what sort of panorama you want. Going for the Layered Photoshop Image gives more control at the end if you want it.
Try all three types of projection – Spherical, Cylindrical or Perspective to see what you prefer.
Step 6: What are you going to do?Choose what you are going to do with your panorama and click Next. The software gets to work and within ten minutes you get an audible warning to confirm completion. Go back if you need to correct any aspect of the final stitched effect.
Step 7: Pick a panoramaSave the panorama as a TIF or JPEG. You get several options.You can save the entire project and you may consider this, although files are large and it is just as easy to redo the whole thing should you need to later.
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