Capturing the Beauty of Downtown Charleston

Premium Video Preview: Log in or become a member to get full access.
Duration: 2:40

Membership Options

Premium

Sign up for premium membership and get access to our best outdoor photography videos. Learn new photography techniques and tips from friendly professional photographers. Anytime. Anywhere.
Monthly $7.00
Annually $65.00

Gold

Upgrade to GOLD membership and get unlimited access to our entire library of premium outdoor photography videos, receive discounts on DVDs, video downloads, and classes in the shop. In addition, you’ll receive eight video downloads, two full-length classes, self-study educational tracks, access to GOLD member LIVE events, and so much more!
Annually $125.00

Historic downtown Charleston, South Carolina offers wonderful photo opportunities from knurly trees to old architecture. In this video, professional photographer Tony Sweet uses the HDR format to photograph a weathered stone wall. You will learn how to set up the composition, and read the camera’s histogram to capture the darks and lights in your multiple exposures.

Tony makes five exposures of the beautiful stone wall. He carefully studies the histogram to make sure he has covered the shadows, highlights, and mid-range. He also consults the RGB graph in order to capture the reds, greens, and blues. A successful HDR image should cover the complete tonal range.

opg-next-session

See all of the videos in our Visual Artistry Course: