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About This GigaPanToggle
- Taken by
- David Engle
- Explore score
- 0.12 Gigapixels
- Date added
- September 01, 2009
- Date taken
- August 28, 2009
Nikon D-70 & Various Portr...
Actually, it is called the Cockrell Butterfly Center and Insect Zoo, but I have always heard it as the Butterfly Wing of the Museum. At any one time, it seems like there may be thousands of butterflies in this enclosure and in this particular panorama, part of the dome is visible and below it is the artificial rain forrest.
A full description of the Houston Museum of Natural Science, including an external photo of the Butterfly Wing, can be found here: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Houston_Museum_of_Natural_Science
A prize to the first to find a butterfly.
This panorama was taken hand-held with a Nikon D70 camera using a Nikkor 50mm f/1.8 lens and attached to the camera was a SB800 flash unit.
GigaPan Stitcher version 0.4.4329 (Macintosh)
Panorama size: 122 megapixels (12917 x 9490 pixels)
Input images: 40 (5 columns by 8 rows)
Field of view: 98.9 degrees wide by 72.7 degrees high (top=9.9, bottom=-62.8)
All default settings
Original image properties:
Camera make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera model: NIKON D70
Image size: 3024x1998 (6.0 megapixels)
Capture time: 2009-08-28 11:34:12 - 2009-08-28 11:36:40
Aperture: f/2.8 - f/22
Exposure time: 0.008
Focal length (35mm equiv.): unknown
White balance: unknown
Exposure mode: unknown
Horizontal overlap: 49.0 to 83.9 percent
Vertical overlap: 34.8 to 59.1 percent
Computer stats: 2048 MB RAM, 2 CPUs
Total time 20:36 (0:30 per picture)
Alignment: 0:53, Projection: 2:27, Blending: 17:16