Fairly new to this subject still ! I started in November 2005 after looking for some better stitching software than which came with a freebie package. I soon found Panotools and hence a new world suddenly opened up!
My other interest area is Amateur radio and especially Amateur Televison, as you'll gather from my web sites;
Current kit can be viewed here the lens really isn't up for much in quality terms, but does provide a cheap and quick way in!
Some of my smaller items can be seen on my local "server" web site as you will see there has been an improvment over the year, but the current FE lens will have to go soon!