Wide-angle photos put in realistic perspective

时间:2017-07-06 02:01:02166网络整理admin

WANT to reshape a panoramic photograph to a more standard format without distorting perspective? A group of 18th-century painters have shown the way. Thomas Sharpless, a retired software engineer based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and his team knew that the 18th-century vedutisti painters had excelled at wide-angled views of Italian cities that appeared to preserve perspective perfectly. They couldn’t have done this with the rectilinear method of capturing perspective that most camera lenses use,