The panorama below is composed of nine (9) separate 4-megapixel images, taken with a Canon A85. They were stitched together with Helmut Dersch's Panorama Tools and its companion PTAssembler, created by Max Lyons. Max Lyons is one of is the champions of stitched digital imaging, having recently created one of the largest (over 1 gigapixels!) stitched images ever.
Other tools and resources used: Adobe
Photoshop Elements 2.0, Jasc
Paint Shop Pro 8, The GIMP (and
Pocket Reference (O'Reilly Pocket Reference Series)) and Photoshop
Elements Solutions by Mikkel Aaland.