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Title: Best Photo Mosaic Software?
Post by: fstjohn on June 02, 2008, 10:12:56 AM
looking to do one of those "big image out of a couple hundred tiny image" type things and am looking for a good one (supporting images aren't a problem - I got tons of em!)

can anyone recommend a decent one that'll give professional results? (Mac preferred, but Win will work too - thanks!)
Title: Re: Best Photo Mosaic Software?
Post by: bryantrv on June 02, 2008, 10:37:22 AM
Autostitch does a very good job- it's Windows, but runs fine under Wine on Linux- I would think it would run fine on Wine under OS X as well.
Autostitch- http://www.cs.ubc.ca/~mbrown/autostitch/autostitch.html
Wine for OS X- http://wiki.winehq.org/MacOSX
Title: Re: Best Photo Mosaic Software?
Post by: fstjohn on June 02, 2008, 11:56:39 AM
wow - that is actually pretty cool, but I was looking for something more like this
http://homepage.mac.com/knarf/MacOSaiX/Community/

but cant get that piece of software to work on my machine :(
Title: Re: Best Photo Mosaic Software?
Post by: Delois on October 13, 2011, 11:09:57 PM
Best Photo Mosaic Software is Mazaika software. Because it helps to create eye catching images. The result of the Mazaika software is very good. The process is very fast and controllable over mosaic.
Title: Re: Best Photo Mosaic Software?
Post by: jahno on July 17, 2012, 07:51:32 AM
You can check Mosaic Creator.

http://www.aolej.com/mosaic (http://www.aolej.com/mosaic)

Title: Re: Best Photo Mosaic Software?
Post by: MrPhil on July 17, 2012, 03:21:40 PM
I find it interesting that every piece of software suggested in this topic is solving a different problem. When you say "Mosaic" to me, that brings to mind gluing together dozens or even hundreds of individual images in a pleasing manner with no gaps. The images could be overlapping or tiled. Basic photo editing software such as GIMP or Photoshop can handle this, but the overhead of trimming each individual photo may be more labor than you want. For each image, you would import it as a new layer. Eventually (as you go or every so often or even just at the end) you have to "flatten" the multiple layers down into one.

There are at least two other concepts discussed in this topic. One is to stitch together multiple photos (of one scene) into one large panorama, and one is to treat photos as mosaic tiles, where each photo is shrunk to a small size and forms almost a "pixel" in the finished picture (usually replicating another photo). Both could be more or less automated. There is also photocompositing, as used in astrophotography, to rotate, shift, and align up to hundreds of exposures (including webcam frames) to build up a high quality image. There are applications to assist in that, but usually some manual intervention is needed.

So, in the end, what kind of "mosaicking" did the OP want? If you're going to suggest a solution, be careful to state what this solution does.
Title: Re: Best Photo Mosaic Software?
Post by: tripodzid on July 26, 2012, 09:03:48 PM
Is there any Mosaic Creator that gives great results, but a bit user-friendly? (http://Lunarpages.com/cat/6-5/icon_smile1.gif)
Title: Re: Best Photo Mosaic Software?
Post by: websky19 on November 18, 2012, 08:40:44 AM
Mosaic software will improves the Web based application to create new images with great tools, I am really addicted to this photo application. 
Title: Re: Best Photo Mosaic Software?
Post by: shymajones on December 09, 2012, 04:01:42 PM
You can try Mazaika software.hope it will help you :)
Title: Re: Best Photo Mosaic Software?
Post by: nancy29 on January 14, 2013, 11:57:53 PM
search for free online Mosaic creator site in google, there are many websites which will help you do the job online
Title: Re: Best Photo Mosaic Software?
Post by: annaharris on May 06, 2013, 03:58:33 AM
Mazaika software is the best Photo Mosaic Software.
Title: Re: Best Photo Mosaic Software?
Post by: jayanta1 on June 03, 2013, 02:31:23 AM
A photo mosaic is a cool way of showcasing your digital photo collections.  Here, we list some of the best free photo mosaic software that you can use for your digital photo collections.
1. MOSAnICK is a lightweight utility for creating mosaic-based pictures which are based upon a source image but is made up from many miniature pictures.
2. Andrea Mosaic allows you to create beautiful photo mosaics from video/movie, black and white mosaics and from few tiles of photographs. Andrea Mosaic also lets you set several parameters that will dictate the final appearance of your photo mosaics.
3. Imosaic is a  free multiplatform photo mosaic software written for the .NET platform and was also ported for the Unix platforms.
Title: Re: Best Photo Mosaic Software?
Post by: Daquan8100 on June 06, 2013, 05:56:18 AM
Mazaika software is the best Photo Mosaic Software.


I am totally agree with you. You are 100% good here that Mazaika software is the best Photo Mosaic Software. I am currently using it.  Worked for me.
Title: Re: Best Photo Mosaic Software?
Post by: webcreations on July 24, 2013, 03:43:13 AM
MacZaic allows you to create mosaics using one photo, a folder of photos or from pre-generated database of images.It is best.
Title: Re: Best Photo Mosaic Software?
Post by: jayanta1 on June 11, 2014, 02:38:05 AM
I always use Mosaic Creator.  You can try it.