Rob's Photography New Zealand
Image No. CW 19A: Sony A99 Sweep Panorama
Pauatahanui Inlet: The boatsheds on the middle left-centre of the picture are at the
southern entrance to the Camborne Walkway.
Sweep panorama image captured with the Sony A99 24 megapixel full frame
camera using the Carl Zeiss 24mm-70mm lens. With this clever function, the
camera records several images (as the photographer quickly moves the camera
from one side of the scene to the other) and then automatically stitches
them together into a single panoramic image.
The original sweep panorama dimensions of the above image are 8192
pixels x 1856 pixels, but for internet viewing, the above image has been
downscaled to 870 pixels x 197 pixels.
The following 100% crop of just a very small area of the above photograph,
shows the detail that will be seen if a large (say) 40-inch print is made of
the whole image. The image size of this crop is 870 pixels x 536 pixels.
Considering that the hand-held A99 was moving quite quickly to record the
image, the detail captured is very good.
Cropped image of the boatsheds at the start of the Camborne Walkway
see another closer Sony A99 sweep panorama view of the Camborne Walkway
see a closer view of the boatsheds (with reflections) that was taken on a
another picture of the boatsheds.
to go to the index of all the images taken at the Pauatahanui Inlet.
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obtain the best appreciation of the quality of the images on this site, they
should be displayed at a relatively small size, because each image has been
reduced in size to a maximum width of only 870 pixels. In addition, the images have been saved at a low quality setting.