HDR (high dynamic range) allows you to see more details in the highlights and shadows of an image at the same time. A panorama allows you to extend the size of an image by stitching together two or more images. Sometimes you want to do both at the same time. This process produces stunning images. Here’s the thing: You have to do it in the right order. If you make multiple panoramas first, and then try to HDR merge the multiple panos, it will fail. If you merge all your HDRs first, however, and then stitch the merged HDRs into panoramas, it will work. If you’re lost, it’s okay; there’s an easier way. Open all the bracketed photos in Camera Raw, select them all in the Filmstrip, Right-click on one of the images, and Choose Merge>HDR Panorama.
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