|Glossary of photographic terms
These are some photographic terms used in The Panorama Factory. We intend that these terms be used with their conventional meaning.
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35mm camera noun Fotocamera 35mm
a camera using 35mm wide film
35mm equivalent focal length noun Lunghezza focale equivalente per 35mm
a way to describe the focal length of a camera by stating the focal length of a 35mm camera that produces the same field of view
APS camera noun Fotocamera APS
Advanced Photo System camera having a different film size and therefore different field of view from a 35mm camera for the same focal length
barrel distortion noun Distorsione
a type of image distortion in a rectilinear projection where scale increases with increasing distance from the center of the image.
brightness falloff noun Vignettatura
a gradual reduction in image brightness with increasing distance from the center of the image.
cylindrical projection noun Proiezione cilindrica
digital camera noun Fotocamera digitale
a camera using a digital sensor instead of film
digital SLR noun Reflex digitale
a digital singlle-lens reflex camera, usually having interchangeable lenses
equirectangular projection noun Proiezione equirettangolare
exposure noun Esposizione
the amount of light reaching the imaging surface (film or digital sensor).
focal length noun Lunghezza focale
distance from center of projection to the imaging surface (film or digital sensor); an inherent attribute of a camera's lens
focal length multiplier noun Fattore moltiplicativo della lunghezza focale
a multiplicative factor that relates the focal length of a camera to the focal length of a 35mm camera that produces the same field of view
HFOV noun Angolo di campo orizzontale
horizontal field of view, usually expressed in degrees
pixel noun Pixel
a single dot in a digital image
rectilinear projection noun Proiezione rettilineare
the projection produced by a conventional camera; also called gnomic projection, see
rotational camera noun Fotocamera rotante
a type of panoramic camera in which the entire camera rotates as the film is pulled through the camera, painting the image through a slit onto a curved film plane and producing a cylindrical projection
sensor noun Sensore
light sensitive device that captures a digital image
swing lens camera noun Fotocamera ad obiettivo rotante
a type of panoramic camera in which the lens rotates from side to side, painting the image through a slit onto a curved film plane and producing a cylindrical projection
telephoto converter, tele converter noun Adattatore teleobiettivo
an adaptor that increases the focal length of another lens, decreasing the field of view
VFOV noun Angolo di campo verticale
vertical field of view, usually expressed in degrees
wide angle converter noun Adattatore grandangolare
an adaptor that reduces the focal length of another lens, increasing the field of view
Glossary of terms specific to The Panorama Factory
These are terms used in The Panorama Factory in a specialized way. We intend to use these terms in ways that are compatible with their conventional meaning, but in some cases they are used in a more specialized or otherwise idiosyncratic way. The meanings of these terms are listed to help you choose appropriate translations.
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360 degree panorama noun Panorama a 360 gradi
a panoramic image covering exactly 360 degrees of HFOV
accessory lens noun Aggiuntivo ottico
a wide angle converter or telephoto converter
align verb Allineare
to adjust the offset between a pair of images so that they match correctly.
alignable adjective Allineabile
able to be aligned image>.
aligning noun Allineamento
the act of adjusting the offset between a pair of images so that they match correctly.
Alignment properties Proprietà di allineamento
name of the dialog box containing settings to control automatic alignment.
approve verb Approvare
to accept or OK an interactive image processing operations such as sharpening, cropping, etc.
APS classic print noun Stampa APS classica
an APS image produced when the camera is set to record a 25mm x 17mm image on the film
APS film scan noun Scansione pellicola APS
a full frame scan of a film image produced by an APS camera; 30mm x 17mm
APS hdtv print noun Stampa APS HDTV
an APS image produced when the camera is set to record a 30mm x 17mm image on the film
APS panoramic print noun Stampa APS panoramica
an APS image produced when the camera is set to record a 30mm x 10mm image on the film
archive noun Archivio
a project where calculated images are usually represented only by recipes
array verb Mettere in sequenza
to create a new image by arranging a set of images in a horizontal or vertical sequence optionally separated by white space
array noun Sequenza
a horizontal or vertical sequence of images, optionally separated by white space
Array of images Sequenza di immagini
name of the dialog box for controlling an arraying operation
arrayed adjective Disposto in sequenza
resulting from an arraying operation <arrayed image>
arraying noun Posizionamento in sequenza
the act of creating an arrayed image
barrel distortion correction, barrel correction noun Correzione della distorsione
adjustments to the shape of a conventional image to eliminate barrel distortion.
black level noun Livello del nero
the numeric pixel value in a digital image that represents black
blend verb Fondere
to combine the overlapping parts of one or more pairs of adjacent alignable images, making a smooth transition from one image to the next in the stitched image; contast with compare
Blending properties Proprietà di fusione
name of the dialog box containing settings to control blending.
brightness falloff correction noun Correzione vignettatura
see falloff correction.
Camera properties Proprietà fotocamera
name of the dialog box containing settings describing a camera.
cap noun Riempimento
an image or color used to fill the area above a panoramic image so that its vertical field of view reaches the zenith (north pole) or nadir (south pole) cap> cap>
clear fine tuning verb Rimuovi correzione di precisione
to remove the fine tuning of one or more pairs of images, returning them to their original state prior to fine tuning.
color correction noun Correzione colore
adjustments to the colors in the images as controlled by the color tool.
Color tool Strumento correzione colore
name of the dialog box controlling color correction.
compare verb Confrontare
to combine the overlapping parts of a pair of alignable images by showing 50% gray for parts that are equal and brighter or darker values in proportion to the difference in color between the images; contrast with blend
corner noun Angolo
see trimming corner
crop verb Rifilare
to create one image from another by removing the left, right, top and/or bottom edges.
Crop image Rifila immagine
name of the dialog box controlling image cropping.
cropped adjective Rifilato
resulting from a cropping operation image>.
cropping noun Rifilatura
the act of creating a cropped image
cropping rectangle noun Rettangolo di rifilatura
a rectangular image decoration whose size and angle can be controlled; see Working with image decorations
cylindrical reprojection noun Proiezione cilindrica
also called cylindrical projection, see http://mathworld.wolfram.com/CylindricalProjection.html
decimate verb Decimare
to reduce the sampling resolution of an image.
decoration, image decoration noun Decorazione
a figure drawn on an image with thin lines
detect verb Individuare
to optimize the value of a variable, without having any specific initial value detect focal length>; contrast with refine
drag verb Trascinare
to move an item on the screen by moving the mouse while holding the mouse button down.
draw verb Disegnare
to copy the non-overlapped portion of an alignable image into the stitched image.
drawing noun Disegno
the act of copying the non-overlapped portion of an alignable image into the stitched image.
enhance verbI Migliorare
to create one image from another by apply a filtering operation, usually a sharpening filter; contrast with improve quality
enhanced adjective Migliorato
resulting from an enhancing operation <enhanced image>.
enhancing noun Miglioramento
the act of creating an enhanced image
exposure correction noun Correzione dell’esposizione
adjustments to the overall brightness and contrast of the stitched image to achieve a pleasing range from dark to light.
exposure matching noun Far combaciare l’esposizione
adjustments made to the overall brightness of one or both overlapping alignable images so that their brightnesses match well in the overlapping region.
falloff correction noun Correzione della vignettatura
increasing the brightness in the corners of an image to eliminate brightness falloff.
Filter control Applica filtro
name of the dialog box containing settings to control image enhancement.
filter kernel noun Kernel del filtro
a convolution kernel for producing an enhanced image
fine tune, fine tune image alignment verb Correggere con precisione
to make small scale, localized adjustments to the alignment between one or more pairs of images in order to minimize the differences in the overlapping parts of the images; contrast with refine
fine tuning verb Correggere con precisione
the act of making small scale, localized adjustments to the alignment between one or more pairs of images in order to minimize the differences in the overlapping parts of the images; contrast with refining
Fine tuning properties Proprietà correzione di precisione
name of the dialog box containing settings to control fine tuning.
fixed size rectangle noun Rettangolo di dimensioni fisse
a rectangular image decoration whose size cannot be changed; see Working with image decorations
name of the dialog box showing the number of pixels containing each color value from 0 to maximum.
hotspot noun Area sensibile
an area within an image that does something when you click on it with the mouse.
Hotspot properties Proprietà area sensibile
name of the dialog box containing properties of the selected hotspot.
Image properties Proprietà dell’immagine
name of the dialog box containing properties of the current image.
import verb Importare
to read an image file into the project.
Import Images Importazione di immagini
name of the dialog box for selecting images to be imported.
imported adjective Importato
resulting from an importing operation <imported image>.
importing noun Importazione
the act of reading an image into the project
improve quality verb Migliorare la qualità
to create a destination image that results from a series of image processing operations (trimming, warping, cropping, etc.) in a single generation in order to minimize generational image degradation; contrast with enhance
License and Registration information Informazioni su licenza e registrazione
name of the dialog box containing registration information.
low res size noun Dimensione bassa risoluzione
midrange noun Gamma intermedia
the middle brightness range between the black level and the white level of an image
monochrome adjective Monocromatico
made with shades of gray <monochrome image>
normalize verb Normalizzare
to adjust the filter kernel so that it does not change the overall brightness of the image
Notes for %1 image Note per l’immagine %1
name of the dialog box containing the title and description of the current image; %1 is replaced by an adjective form of an image type <Notes for enhanced image>
Overlap region Regione di sovrapposizione
name of the dialog box controlling tasks to perform on the overlap between one alignable image and the next.
Page setup Impostazione pagina
name of the dialog box controlling page setting for printing.
partial panorama noun Panorama parziale
a panoramic image covering less than 360 degrees of HFOV
preview verb Anteprima
to display a web page template or a thumbnail index template using placeholders for the image, the image title and the image description <preview in browser>; contrast with view
profile noun Profilo
a named collection of settings for different parts of the program.
Profile organize Gestione profili
name of the dialog box for managing profiles.
project noun Progetto
a collection of images and image recipes, usually for creating a panoramic image
Project notes Note del progetto
name of the dialog box containing the title and description of the current project.
Project properties Proprietà del progetto
name of the dialog box containing properties of the current project.
reblend verb Ripeti fusione
to repeat the blending of an image that has previously been blended.
recipe noun Procedimento
instructions for creating an image or a set of images from one or more source images
refine verb Rifinire
to optimize the value of a variable, starting from some initial value <refine barrel correction>; contrast with fine tune and detect
refining noun Rifinitura
the act of optimizing the value of a variable, starting from some initial value; contrast with fine tuning
register verb Registrare
to enter a registration key, previously purchased from Smoky City Design, on the License and Registration dialog box.
registration mark noun Segni di registro
small marks drawn in the margins of a printed page to help to help align multiple page panoramas
resample verb Ricampionare
to increase the sampling resolution of an image.
resize verb Ridimensionare
to create one image from another by changing the width and/or height as measured in pixels.
resized adjective Ridimensionato
resulting from a resizing operation <resized image>.
resizing noun Ridimensionamento
the act of creating a resized image
resolution noun Risoluzione
density of pixels in an image, usually expressed in pixels per inch or pixels per centimeter
Resize image Ridimensiona immagine
name of the dialog box for controlling the size of a resized image.
restitch verb Ripetere unione
to repeat the stitching of an image that has previously been stitched.
rotate verb Ruotare
to create one image from another by rotation
Rotate image Ruota immagine
name of the dialog box for controlling image rotation
rotated adjective Ruotato
resulting from a rotation operation <rotated image>
rotating noun Rotazione
the act of creating a rotated image
saturation noun Saturazione
chromatic purity; freedom from dilution with white
Save Archive Salva archivio
name of the dialog box for selecting the file in which to store a project archive.
Save Image As Salva immagine con nome
name of the dialog box for selecting the file in which to store the current image.
search range noun Area di ricerca
separable adjective Separabile
capable of being separated into a horizontal filter followed by a vertical filter <separable filter>
sharpen verb Contrastare
to create one image from another in a way that accentuates edges, usually with an enhancing filter.
sharpened adjective Contrastato
resulting from an sharpening operation <sharpened image>.
sharpening noun Contrasta
the act of creating a sharpened image
spherical reprojection noun Proiezione sferica
also called equirectangular projection, see http://mathworld.wolfram.com/EquirectangularProjection.html
stitch verb Unire
to warp, align, fine tune and blend a series of alignable images into a complete panoramic image.
stitched adjective Unito
resulting from a stitching operations <stitched image>
stitching noun Unione
the act of creating a stitched image
target noun Destinazione
the frame in which to open a new web page; see the Hotspot properties dialog box
template noun Modello
a web page that functions as a prototype for creating other web pages
thumbnail noun Miniatura
a small image used as a representation of the full image, also <thumbnail image>, also thumbnail>.
thumbnail index noun Indice miniature
a web page containing thumbnail images
Thumbnail index properties Proprietà indice miniature
name of the dialog box containing information about a thumbnail index web page.
tile noun Riquadro
a small rectangular decoration used to fine tune the image alignment; see Working with image decorations
trim verb Ritagliare
to extract the required part of an imported image in order to prepare it for stitching.
Trim imported image Ritaglia immagine importata
name of the dialog box controlling image trimming.
trimmed adjective Ritagliato
resulting from a trimming operation <trimmed image>.
trimming noun Ritaglio
the act of creating a trimmed image
trimming corner, corner noun Angoli di ritaglio
an image decoration used to mark the corners of the portion of an imported image to retain when trimming; see Working with image decorations
Trimming properties Proprietà di ritaglio
name of the dialog box containing settings for image trimming.
update noun Aggiornamento
a new version of software containing bug corrections or relatively minor improvements, usually without a fee to current customers.
upgrade noun Aggiornamento
major improvements to the software, usually with a fee for current customers that is less than the price of the software.
view verb Visualizza
to display an image on screen <view in browser>; contrast with preview
white level noun Livello del bianco
the numeric pixel value in a digital image that represents white
warp verb Deformare
to change the shape of an image so that it may be smoothly aligned with the adjacent image or images.
warped adjective Deformato
resulting from a warping operation <warped image>.
warping noun Deformazione
the act of creating a warped image
watermark noun Filigrana
a visible mark applied to an image in order to mark it as having been produced by an unregistered copy of The Panorama Factory.