If a picture says a thousand words, then a panorama must be an essay ...
Today anyone can take a panorama image. Almost every modern smartphone or compact camera has a panorama mode.
The Image below is the Gallusplatz in St. Gallen, Switzerland.
The images that these devices produce are astonishingly good, but are restricted to an average size of 12 MB.
However, for high-quality panoramas and for 360° panorama photography, specialised equipment is employed. The resulting images can be anywhere up to 10 GB in size, resulting in spectacular image detail.
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