Pictures can lie, as I've said many times before. At first glance, you probably wouldn't assume that the trails on either side of this shot are actually the same trail, but in reality it forms a straight line from the hiker on the left to Brad and Julie on the right. Another near 360º panoramic, with me standing on a rock in the middle. Click to view larger, which is still quite small compared to the original.
This kind of post-work can be excessive, it takes a while both in terms of the automatic processing, as well as the hands-on work to get the final result. Here's a screen shot of all the individual pictures that come together to make the panoramic. Again, click to view larger.
Did I mention that this place was beautiful? No? Well, it was.