Napioa - Wind Origins

Napioa - Wind Origins
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There are two major considerations that make lenses with less distortion, vignetting, or any other "correctable" aberrations more desirable for many photographers than correcting later in post. Time constraints. While it is true that you can use postprocessing applications to correct for distortion, vignetting, and other aberrations, doing so takes time. ...


Those have completely different impact. Vignetting Vignetting is a darkening of the corners or edges which depends on aperture and focal-length. In order to correct this in software, pixels around the edge must be gradually lightened in proportion to the light fall off: Slight vignetting is hard to notice unless the background is known to be uniform. ...


The model specifies a mapping from an ideal picture on a rectangular grid where the scene is projected in a rectilinear way to a distorted picture on another rectangular grid. It tells you where the pixels that should have appeared at some coordinate (x,y) can be found in the distorted image that you actually have. The problem is then that the gray values ...

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