From the Times Building 1905
Panorama films were popular in the early days of motion pictures.
I made these images by joining captures from an mpeg file downloaded
from the Library of Congress. The original movie and more information
about it can be found at
And here you can see a picture of
as it was. Click the image below for a sweeping picture from Times
Square to Bryant Park made by merging 32 frames from the original film by
(Click image for larger one.)
Also taken from the Times Building,
now called One Times Square,
an image captured
moments ago by the
Times Square Cam.
These are typical frames used in this construction.