How does photosynth work

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Briefly, we find common features in the images and use those to compute where the camera was when it took the shots.

More details of the algorithm can be found in the original research papers written by Noah Snavely and Steve Seitz of the University of Washington in collaboration with Rick Szeliski of MSR.

Take a look at:
http://phototour.cs.washington.edu/