2.3 Using Multiple Views to Solve Nodal Pans

2.3 Using Multiple Views to Solve Nodal Pans

There is one special kind of camera motion, that requires additional views to extract any kind of 3D: Nodal pans. This tutorial explains what nodal pans are and how they are different from other camera movements. After that we will use the same technique shown in the live session to add additional camera views of the same scene in order to obtain a real 3D result.

Solving Nodal Pans in PFTrack

Solving Nodal Pans in PFTrack

Nodal pans, where the camera is mounted on a tripod, provide a specific challenge to 3D camera tracking, due to the lack of parallax in the shot. In this tutorial, you will learn what that means when solving your camera, and how to use reference frames in order to…