October 01, 2014, 07:06:51 AM

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Did you ever like surreal hdr tonemapping?

Nope, I've got taste ;-p
Yup, but I am cured :-)
Sure, still do

Voting closes: October 30, 2014, 02:17:55 PM

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Re: Your *worst* hdr creations ("skeleton in the closet" thread)
« Reply #15 on: Today at 03:15:52 AM »
Hi Marsu!

I would have voted "Nope", because I normally don't do HDR and also haven't really tied it out.
I was kept from doing so because of the "I've got taste" and I think that's not fair (although with humor).
I understand that it's fascinating and that a lot of people like this kind of art. And so it's just a different taste.

My approach to digital photography was always the one of the film days with having the convenience of the digital age during pp.

So therefore I cannot share any "skeleton in the closet". But it's fun to look at the pics others share here. Thanks.
sometimes you have to close your eyes to see properly.

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« Reply #16 on: Today at 03:25:01 AM »
I was kept from doing so because of the "I've got taste" and I think that's not fair (although with humor).
I understand that it's fascinating and that a lot of people like this kind of art. And so it's just a different taste.

Well, it's a fun thread, and I really do hope no one feels offended. I amended the option with a ;-) just to make sure the point comes across.

So therefore I cannot share any "skeleton in the closet". But it's fun to look at the pics others share here. Thanks.

I hope people keep participating, I find many photogs are way too serious about what they do - in many good movie dvds, there are "outtakes" with embarrassing scenes, and that doesn't diminish the quality of the product.

I promised to enter something, but I had tossed a lot. Here's one where I just experimented to see what I could get from HDR in a situation that I haven't figured out what to do with - yet.

Excellent shot for educational purposes, because it proves that you cannot improve a shot just by juggling with exposure or dynamic range! Imho, what needs to be done here is a completely different lighting like putting several flashes to the sides between the trees, with just 2x front/backlighting it will always look awful.

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« Reply #17 on: Today at 03:32:02 AM »
Well, it's a fun thread, and I really do hope no one feels offended.
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I find many photogs are way too serious about what they do
Of course I got that humor right ;) , and of course - as many Germans - I am too often too serious  :( , but I'm working on that.  :-\
And as I said, looking at all those images is also fun to me.
And also a good justification to stay away form this technique and kind of art - for me  ;)

Thanks for the idea of that thread.
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