Technically speaking, a panorama refers to any wide-angle view or representation of a physical space, whether in painting, drawing, photography, film, seismic images or a three-dimensional model. The word was originally coined in the 18th century by the Irish painter Robert Barker to describe his panoramic paintings of Edinburgh and London. Now, many smartphones have a panorama feature built-in, which requires users to quickly pan their phone from left to right to capture a scene. Unfortunately, moving it too slowly causes disasters like the one you see above. Continue reading for more.