discovering the beauty of the world through photography
I personally have used many different papers for printing on up until 2 years ago. I'm now wholly & soley printing on Canson papers. I have amazing profiles created by Les Walkling that make my…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by David Murphy Jul 11, 2012.
HDR this has been a very passionate subject of mine. I have seen some really awful attempts of photographers trying to attempt HDR. Let me remind everyone that HDR is not an effect nor a filter!!…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Antonio Ranieri Jun 25, 2012.
All too often I see images that lack contrast & because digital files are a flat file digital images need contrast. It's very easy one of the first things I do to an image is pull up a levels adjustment layer. I pin the High lights & Shadows then play round with the middle slider for the mid tones. Just a handy tip this can be the difference between a good image & an amazing image.
Posted on June 24, 2012 at 12:37 — 2 Comments
With a lot of new 35mm cameras hitting the market with lots of mega pixels the debate has surfaced once again Medium format vs 35mm?
Well I have the pleasure of owning a Medium format Hasselblad H4D50 & this week I also had the pleasure of using D800e & my verdict as follows:-
I took the same photo with both cameras & over exposed by images by two stops D800e could not pull back the highlights Hasselblad had no troubles in pulling back the…Continue
Posted on June 21, 2012 at 20:28 — 33 Comments
Hi All I have posted an image of Lithgow Blast furnace. I have HDR'd this image using 5 images middle of the day with direct sunlight. This is how HDR is done properly. I'm happy to show other people my techniques if required?
Posted on June 21, 2012 at 19:59