[Sidefx-houdini-list] reconstructing geometry from photos...

paul simpson paul at realisestudio.com
Thu Feb 7 14:19:03 EST 2008


thx for comments so far...

further to this - we're looking for a decent photographer who can shoot said
block in la.  image modeler experience would a big plus!  don't suppose
anyone knows of anyone wanting some work over the weekend / early next
week..?

regards,

paul



On 07/02/2008, Andy Nicholas <andy at andynicholas.com> wrote:
>
> Hi Paul,
>
> From my limited knowledge of PFTrack, I know it can extract Z-Depth and do
> automatic transferral of textures from sequences onto geometry. Having
> done a few tests, I don't think you'd find the Z-Depth to be accurate
> enough to generate anything more than a basic surface that you'd be able
> to get some parallax from.
>
> Andy
>
>
>
> > hi all,
> >
> > doing some r+d here - into building geometry (a street) from
> photos/video.
> > so far i've looked at:
> > - photomodeler  http://www.photomodeler.com
> > - image modeler http://www.realviz.com/
> > - pftrack - pixel farm
> > - eye-tronics http://www.eyetronics.com
> >
> > ...i'm specifically wanting to build a whole city block - as seen from
> eye
> > height from the pavement.  has anyone had any experience with any of the
> > above software (or services as in the eye-tronics case)?  would love to
> > hear
> > any success stories - or maybe more importantly any horror stories...
> >
> > or any other thoughts/suggestions most welcome...
> >
> > regards,
> >
> > paul
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