Foggy Lake

This is a 3 exposure HDR image.  The fog was heavy this morning and I think it made for a great mood in the image.

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HDR-Storefront

This is a shot of a retail storefront I shot and processed as HDR.  This was 3 exposures. I combined and tried to go a little over-the-top to give it a more vibrant look.  I love the clouds and the sky. Shots were taken with Canon 5D.

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HDR Flowers

I took 3 exposures of these flowers and combined them into one HDR image. The added grain and detail gives the image a glow.  I like it.  What do you think?

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The Dark Knight Rises

As the Dark Knight makes his return tonight at midnight, here is something I put together using one of my older images. If you listen very closely, yell ” Who are you?’  and you’ll hear, “I’m Batman.”

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Sunrise Splash

This was a 3 exposure HDR image.  I took this shot off South Beach Miami, FL. I like the way the splash is shown in the sun rays.

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Kayaking at Sunset

This was a sunset shot taken at Corolla, NC, OBX on the bay side. It is a 3 shot HDR image.  I combined 3 exposures using Nik HDR efex Pro.  The cool thing about the software is how it fixes ghosting.  Since the kayaker’s oar was moving in all 3 frames, I was able to choose […]

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Miami Sunrise

Getting ready for the long weekend.  Hope everyone enjoys the holiday. This was a sunrise shot just off the coast of downtown Miami, FL. (Miami is to the left of this image). I added just a little tone mapping thanks to Nik Efex Pro 4. Storm was rolling in.  I had to get out of […]

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Tone Mapping

What is tone mapping? Tone mapping has to deal with the image contrast. You can make a single exposure look like a HDR image.   There are many ways to use tone mapping, I use it to bring out detail in the image. As you see from my example below, the before image is flat, dull […]

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