I took the leap and upgraded to WordPress 2.5. I like how I get medium sized versions of my uploads now, as well as a thumbnail. I just have to figure out how to get all my already uploaded pictures to have a medium sized version as well as I want to update those posts.
The two sides of this structure are connected via perfectly horizontal paths even while having very different heights. At the same time the two paths are connected vertically while they turn in different directions.