Make it Rain – Photoshop Tutorial

Article by Bill Fritz If you have read my previous articles on HDR One you will know that I am really into photo manipulation.  I feel that the use of Photoshop to further enhance your photo is not a sin, but rather an opportunity to create the artwork you envision. Here we have a HDR photo I took a while back on a cloudy day...

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HDR, Sharpness, and Detail, OH MY!

Article by Bill Fritz One of the characteristics of HDR photography that has always excited me was the amount of detail you can achieve from the processing that would otherwise be impossible in a normal photo.   I have always been a pixel peeper in that sense and continue to try and figure out new ways to pull out as much detail...

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HDR Tutorial – Day to Night

Nov 18, 12 HDR Tutorial – Day to Night

Posted by in Experimental Techniques, Tutorials

I am often confronted by other photographers (purists) and/or strongly opinionated laymen about the “heavy” editing of my photos.  “It’s not really photography when you alter your photos with Photoshop!”, They exclaim.  To which I reply, “Well I don’t only consider myself a photographer,...

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Experimental HDR – The Fritz Re-Lighting Method

Aug 11, 12 Experimental HDR – The Fritz Re-Lighting Method

Posted by in Experimental Techniques, Tutorials

HDR (High Dynamic Range) Photography is an amazing technique that captures elements that a standard photograph cannot. It can be used to create a very surreal look or a very natural look, both displaying a wider spectrum of light than an average photograph can. I personally love the way HDR and tone mapping exaggerate and accent...

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