Panoramic photography started in 1843, but as camera technology evolved, so did the ways in which the method was used. New applications included shots of cities, landscapes, and large groups of people. 

Read Dr. Caron’s interview.

1.Determine why the panoramic camera was important to Charles Walcott in the Canadian Rocky Mountains.

2.How does the design of the camera help to take panoramic pictures?

3.What record did Walcott set with a Cirkut camera?

4.Considering where Walcott did his research, list the inconveniences and challenges associated with using this camera.

    Jacque Lavoie

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