These products are used on many types of projects -- from architecture and photography to film and game development. With an intuitive user interface and an automatic photo- merging engine, the software is ideal for generating virtual tours for the Web, matte paintings for movies, environment maps for 3D rendering and panoramic prints for artistic display. ImageModeler offers a new approach to 3D modeling: The software's easy-to-learn, three-step workflow of calibration, modeling and texturing lets users achieve photorealistic results with real-world accuracy. Testimonials from Beta Testers "Autodesk ImageModeler crosses a new frontier in the field of architectural image-based modeling. Autodesk Stitcher , with its graphics-accelerated previews and renders, as well as the new automated features, will make it even more indispensable to our panoramic workflows.
It was originally developed by RealViz, and was acquired by Autodesk along with Stitcher and Movimento in May last year. However, it's still not available through Autodesk's normal sales channels, only through an online sales site. When working with multiple images, you have to identify common characteristics on the object in each of the photos loaded in the viewer, placing calibration locators on the corresponding points.
Part 1: BMW M3 E36 (1997) calibration (Autodesk ImageModeler 2009)