On my camera, I can make the self timer take 8 photos 2 seconds apart. This leaves me with a 1 in 8 chance of getting a good picture. However, using the photo fuse tool in Windows Live Photogallery, I can do a visual merge of the photos to pick my favorite part of each photo. For example, I used the following source photos:
To created this composite photo, (To which I also applied straiten and auto fix)
That’s seriously cool!