IMG_5197-HDRA year back I saw few HDR photographs, and I did not like them; I found them more artistic than real. In between I did not do too many photo processing due to some hardware failure and obviously for lack of time in hand. Recently, I seat in front of Photoshop again for processing our Andaman photos (Ross Island, Coral Island) and few recent photos of Durga Puja, Kali Puja; start with one of my favorite plug ins Nik Software. There I saw HDR Efex Pro is released from Nik Software. That’s it! I got interest again to know about HDR photos.

Little Google, and search in Flicker, I got to know lots about HDR images. Specially, this time photos look more real than artistic. I visit few HDR albums in Flicker and found them nice. I have not many ideas what change between a year, whether my perception of view or the tone mapping algorithms; I really wanted to try it.complete article

Posted by Suman Kundu

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He is a Software Engineer pursuing research work leading to PhD degree in Indian Statistical Institute. Apart from research his hobby includes writting (articles and blogs), photography, gardening and reading.

on November 13, 2010