Posts about hdr

Thank heavens for digital tone mapping

You may recall that I wrote about HDR technique some time ago, and a technique I employed at a wedding last weekend reminded me to write about the alternative: Tone Mapping and Zone System exposure.

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Cully from the vineyards

View large and read more information about this photo. Flickr contacts can view the original stitched 20 Mpx file (reduced to 75% JPG image quality), which took around eight minutes to capture using six individual images and two passes: one exposed for the vineyards and one exposed for the sky.

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Experiments in HDR

I’ve been meaning to spend a little time to sit down and really get to grips with the High Dynamic Range editing process. For the unititiated, the HDR is a photo which contains detail within a much wider range of tones than is possible through an individual shot, from deep shadows to bright highlights.

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