[Chimera-users] Cross eyed stereo pair generated by default

Elaine Meng meng at cgl.ucsf.edu
Thu Jul 2 12:12:07 PDT 2015


Hi Oliver,
While there is not a "stereo pair: walleye” option in the Image Save dialog currently, you can set the camera mode to “wall-eye stereo”  (in Camera tool or with command “stereo wall”) and then use “same as screen” in the Image Save dialog.

<http://www.rbvi.ucsf.edu/chimera/docs/UsersGuide/stereo.html>
<http://www.rbvi.ucsf.edu/chimera/docs/UsersGuide/midas/stereo.html>
<http://www.rbvi.ucsf.edu/chimera/docs/UsersGuide/print.html#imagemode>

The distinction is that the Image Save “stereo pair” is assembled separately from what is shown in the graphics window.
I hope this helps,
Elaine
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Elaine C. Meng, Ph.D. 
UCSF Computer Graphics Lab (Chimera team) and Babbitt Lab
Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry
University of California, San Francisco


> On Jul 2, 2015, at 11:20 AM, Oliver Clarke <olibclarke at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> Hi all,
> 
> I’ve noticed that when I save a stereo pair (using File/Save Image/Image Type/stereo pair), the resultant stereo pair is suitable for cross-eyed viewing. 
> 
> This is great for me, as I can’t do wall eyed stereo, but the default for many journals is to provide a wall-eyed stereo pair. 
> 
> Of course it is easy enough to convert by swapping the two halves of the pair, but for the sake of convenience, would it be possible to list stereo pair (cross eye) and stereo pair (wall eye) as two separate options in this dialogue?
> 
> Cheers,
> Oliver.




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