[MORPHMET] Re: 2D Capture Protocol for mostly 2D specimens

2015-08-01 Thread Zack Daugherty
Thank you all for your help. Moving forward I purchased a Pentax K3 DLSR http://us.ricoh-imaging.com/dslr/K-3_ and a Pentax 35 mm HD Macro lens http://www.pentaxforums.com/lensreviews/hd-pentax-da-35mm-f2.8-limited-macro.html (extremely low distortion rating). My picking some enthusiast

[MORPHMET] Re: 2D Capture Protocol for mostly 2D specimens

2015-06-10 Thread Aaron Olsen
Hi Zack, Adding to Carmelo's great suggestions I'll just add that I've posted a tutorial on collecting 2D landmark and curve data from photographs using my R package StereoMorph (http://home.uchicago.edu/~aolsen/software/digitizing.shtml). The digitizing app includes the ability to scale your

[MORPHMET] Re: 2D Capture Protocol for mostly 2D specimens

2015-06-10 Thread Aaron Olsen
Hi Zack, In addition to Carmelo's points I'll add that I've just posted a tutorial showing how to use my R package StereoMorph to collect 2D landmark and curve data (http://home.uchicago.edu/~aolsen/software/digitizing.shtml). The digitizing application allows you to scale your shape data