When starting PTGui you will notice 2 different windows. The Main Window...
We will now create a panorama by using 5 photos, shot handheld
in portrait mode.
If you want to follow the tutorial by using my example pictures, you can
download them here (1.8 MB) and extract them
to a folder called "C:\tutorial".
In comparison to the previous versions of PTGui, Ver. 5
has tons of new features - one of them is a very helpful Assistant which
we will heavily use for creating our panorama.
Before we start for the first time, we have to define some
helper applications - at least an image viewer to be able to preview our
stitching results. Go to the menu "Tools" - "Options" and select the tab
"Directories & Files". Define the correct path to your installed viewer
application(s) as shown below:
You may also want to configure your plugins if you plan to use them. Here
is an example: