[NZLUG] Stitching 2x A4 images into A3

steve steve at greengecko.co.nz
Sun Mar 27 10:19:41 NZDT 2016


On 03/25/2016 02:59 PM, Volker Kuhlmann wrote:
> In the process of going digitsl I find that some paper is larger than
> A4, so can't be scanned easily. A3 scanners are, uhhmm, too pricey.
>
> Combining two A4 images into an A3 one should technically be easy.
>
> Does anyone use any software for this, and can recommend something?
> The input would be tiff, the output can be tiff (easy to convert to
> anything else), or extra bonus, properly constructed pdf.
>
> It would probably have to be a graphical program that is able to take
> care of stitching together the two halves in the correct place, perhaps
> with minimal interactive guidance. The output should be as if it came
> from an A3 scanner (some small loss around the edges correlating to the
> amount of overlap of the two halves would be expected).
>
> ImageMgaick's montage is useless, although it can combine two images
> into a larger one never mind what's in the middle...
>
> Thanks,
>
> Volker
>
I used to use hugin

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