Seascape Photography

Nov 05, 12 Seascape Photography

Posted by in Advice, Articles, Beginners Advice, What to take

Photography is something new to me.  I only seriously took it up as a hobby just about a year ago and I was immediately hooked.  I was always fascinated with HDR images that I found and longed to create my own version of those images.  One of my favorite subjects is seascapes.  I don’t call it beach photography because it...

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Movement in HDR – Manually Deghosting

Aug 26, 12 Movement in HDR – Manually Deghosting

Posted by in Beginners Advice, Tutorials

For the past four years I’ve been practicing the HDR technique and of all the problems I’ve had in the learning process, one stands out from the beginning. Movement. You can of course tone map a single RAW or JPG to obtain a certain “HDR look”, but in most cases to achieve true high dynamic range pictures,...

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Realistic HDR and Beginners’ Mistakes

Aug 19, 12 Realistic HDR and Beginners’ Mistakes

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Sometimes I wonder if HDR stands for Horribly Disastrous Results… even when I look back at my first HDR images they make me cringe! I see so many badly processed HDR images and really, it doesn’t take much to get them looking so much better…  So what makes a great HDR image? HDR is just a process, just like converting an...

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