Tags » Nik HDR Efex

Single-exposure HDR

Back in 2004, almost exactly ten years ago, I purchased my first digital SLR camera. Because I already had some Canon EF mount lenses, I chose an EOS 10D. 551 more words


Nik HDR Efex vs. Photomatix

If you don’t know what HDR photography is then read here. It’s my healthy addiction.

The photos above are a result of my experimenting; the results of which I initially thought were conclusive.But, just when you believe that one software package is superior to the other, then you find that the “loser” is able is do something that the “winner” is incapable of. 69 more words


Weekly Photo Challenge: Foreshadow


I didn’t know what it meant when I first saw the post. Then I googled it (google’s the grand father of all knowledge, literally) . 337 more words


Farewell to Ghosts

It was a very tricky lighting situation: harsh light with patches of shadows cutting across the scene. And this took every bit of the 300mm (450mm in 35mm equivalent terms as I was shooting with a cropped frame sensor camera) of my lens to size up the scene. 254 more words

Daily Photo

Another Sunrise

Prague is a beautiful city. There are so many things everybody can do and it’s very tourist-friendly oriented. Almost all the time I’m shooting I want to do it during dawn. 78 more words


House of Faith

Shooting interiors can be challenging without elaborate lighting equipment and a strong understanding of how to use that equipment. For amateur photographers, high dynamic range (HDR) imaging can be a good choice for shooting such scenes and ending up with a strong photograph with good detail in both the shadows and the highlights. 188 more words