Gerard Maynard captured Yosemite in gigapixel panoramas

Wednesday, October 29th, 2008

Gerard Maynard has struck again! The American photographer shot Yosemite National Park from 5 different viewpoints and created stunning gigapixel panoramas. Gerard Maynard is used to creating gigapixel images: remember the Harlem 13 Gigapixels world record, created in partnership with Kolor two years ago. This time, Gerard Maynard was invited by xRez to take part [...]

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Wednesday, October 29th, 2008

The photographers community released a detailed review of Autopano Pro, covering many aspects of the panorama creation software. The article is written like a step-by-step tutorial and enables to get an overview of Autopano Pro. The reviews concludes: “Autopano Pro offers many more ways to control exposure, as well as adjusting and moving images [...]

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Autopano Server stitches webcam images

Tuesday, October 28th, 2008

Kolor and Trinum announce their partnership to propose real-time and high-resolution panoramic webcam images. Trinum develops a concept of motorized webcams and install them in tourist places, mainly in ski resorts. The company choosed Autopano Server software from Kolor to stitch the images automatically and produce high resolution panoramic images. The webcam shoots 3 rows [...]

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Mac Life reviews Autopano Pro

Monday, October 20th, 2008

Mac Life has just dedicated a review to Autopano Pro. The software has been rated 4/5 and was picked as an Editors’ Choice. Some quotes from the review: “Autopano Pro is a highly intelligent app that automates much of the task and creates some truly lovely panoramic shots with minimal effort.” “One of the first [...]

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Paris 20 Gigapixels: 1st test of the panoramic head

Friday, October 10th, 2008

Arnaud Frich and Kolor tested the panoramic head that will be used to shoot Paris 20 Gigapixels.Paris 20 Gigapixels will be a stitching of more than 2000 individual photos. The image will be visible on its own website and anyone will be able to zoom in the minor details of the French capital. The panoramic [...]

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Panorama Book 2009: a first preview

Friday, October 10th, 2008

The exciting collaborative project of the Panorama Book 2009 is fast approaching! Here is a first preview of some of the pages of the book, and the poster that promoted the book in the booth of Kolor at Photokina fair in September. The book is currently being edited and will be printed in two weeks. [...]

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A DVD to learn panoramic photography with Autopano Pro

Thursday, October 9th, 2008

The company Elephorm and photographer Arnaud Frich created a DVD on how to practice the panoramic photography and how to use Autopano Pro. This DVD is available in French as for now, but is already being translated in English. It will be available on our website very soon. The price is 49.90 euros.

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Kolor becomes member and sponsor of the IVRPA

Friday, October 3rd, 2008

Kolor joined the International VR Photography Association, as a member and a sponsor. The IVRPA is an international association of professionals who create and produce interactive, immersive images. Its members include professional photographers, multimedia and web developers, artists, enthusiasts, students, and companies and individuals that support the VR technology with software and hardware (source: IVRPA). [...]

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