Photo mosaics are created using a series of photographs that overlap along a straight transect.  Several transects are then ‘stitched’ together to form the overall picture.

Photo mosaics are created using a series of photographs that overlap along a straight transect. Several transects are then "stitched" together to form the overall picture. Image courtesy of Lophelia II 2010 Expedition, NOAA-OER/BOEMRE.

 

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