Mastering HDR Photography: Combining Technology and Artistry to Create High Dynamic Range Images

Mastering HDR Photography: Combining Technology and Artistry to Create High Dynamic Range Images

by Michael Freeman
     
 

Use HDR technology to create dramatic images that meld photography and art. High dynamic range imaging, or HDR, is the latest challenge for those who are serious about digital photography. But with that challenge comes an opportunity to expand skills and repertoire into exciting new areas. HDR, originally developed for use with computer-generated images, captures the… See more details below

Overview

Use HDR technology to create dramatic images that meld photography and art. High dynamic range imaging, or HDR, is the latest challenge for those who are serious about digital photography. But with that challenge comes an opportunity to expand skills and repertoire into exciting new areas. HDR, originally developed for use with computer-generated images, captures the full range of tones in a scene, reproducing human perception down to the finest detail without lens flare, burnout, or underexposure. Mastering HDR Photography explains exactly how to shoot specifically for HDR, and how to use the new software that lets the photographer combine several images into one glowingly accurate final photo. Step-by-step instructions and sample photographs reveal how to apply these techniques to many different genres, producing results that are part photograph, part work of art.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780817499990
Publisher:
Ten Speed Press
Publication date:
04/15/2008
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
7.80(w) x 9.18(h) x 0.46(d)

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