HDR Guide

HDR Tips


There is a lot of advice out there on HDR photography. We try to only take the best tips and present them in the most useful and beautiful way possible. Our HDR tips cover everything from shooting locations, to techniques, to post processing and everything in between.

Tutorial: How to Create Stunning HDR Photos in Photoshop, part 2 – Fine Tuning Contrast, Color, and Sharpness

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Welcome back! For those who are not sure whats going on, please go ahead and take a look at the Part 1 of this tutorial. In that article, I went through the workflow of taking the brackets of a scene in the camera and creating an HDR photo using Nik Software HDR Efex Pro 2.    Continue Reading


Tutorial: How to Create Stunning HDR Photos Using NIK’s HDR Efex Pro 2

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There are many ways to produce HDR photos including:through the help of software such as Photomatix, HDR Efex Pro, Oloneo Photo Engine or othersthrough the use of Luminosity Masking through manual blending  Of course, out of the aforementioned techniques, the easiest and the fastest way to produce an HDR image is through the use of software.  Each    Continue Reading


HDR Tutorial Masterclass: 18 Free Lessons from the Pros

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There are hundreds, if not thousands of tutorials on the internet on how to take HDR photos. Some are good, some are awful, and some will shatter your perception of what photography is and how you should approach it. We set out to find the best HDR tutorials out there and create a definitive list    Continue Reading


5 Best Destinations for HDR Photography

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If you’re thinking of taking an exotic HDR photography vacation soon, deciding where to go can be more than a little bit difficult.  With hundreds of potential destinations, how can you figure out which ones are going to give you those shots that will really stand out? Lucky for you, we’ve been traveling all over    Continue Reading


10 Photography Tips For Beginners: how to Improve Your HDR Photography

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Beginning photographers ask me all the time about tips for shooting better HDR photos.  While, I’m far from an expert, I’ve definitely learned a thing or two when it comes to shooting HDR photos and processing them. This article assumes you generally know a little bit about what HDR is and the basic process behind    Continue Reading