The Beginner’s Guide to HDR – Part 4

When you’ve taken bracketed shots using your camera, the next step is to apply a process called tone mapping. This involves assigning one series of colors to another to approximate a greater dynamic range than a camera is normally capable of perceiving. Software packages like Photomatix Pro can automate a lot of this for you. Just load your images into the software and initiate the process.

You can google hdr or tone mapping for more information. And you can use some of these products for free on a trial basis!

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Written by The Twilit Lens

Freelance photographer and ponderer of the unusual. I welcome the presence of mystery and the unknown. Wonder is not absent from the universe, and there is still room for the child in those who haven't yet allowed their hearts to wither to dust.


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