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Zoom in Images and Stacks

Wednesday 12 January 2011, by Gilles Carpentier

 Description:

This macro tool allows to make zoomed insets in images, stacks, avi movies opened as stacks, and other movies opened using QuickTime plugins.

 Inset in an image :

- Make a rectangular selection of the area to zoom.

- Choose the color of the rectangles labelling using the color picker.

- Click on the "Zoom in Images and Movies" tool icon.

- Choose the settings in the box.

- Choose the destination for the zoomed area by moving the "rectangle cursor".

- Click to apply the choice.

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Image author: Tony Collins. Downloadable from the ImageJ website

 Inset in a stack or movie :

- Proceed as above, and choose the first and last slice for the zoom effect.

logoij ImageJ (http://rsb.info.nih.gov/ij/) is a public domain Java image processing program inspired by NIH Image for the Macintosh. It runs, either as an online applet or as a downloadable application, on any computer with a Java 1.1 or later virtual machine. Downloadable distributions are available for Windows, Mac OS, Mac OS X and Linux. The author, Wayne Rasband (wayne@codon.nih.gov), is at the Research Services Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA.
Gilles Carpentier, Faculte des Sciences et Technologie,
Universite Paris Est Creteil Val-de-Marne, France.

Special thanks to Alessandra Albano for the English correction of these sites.
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