The North American moose has a comfortable home in Grand Teton National Park. In this video, pro wildlife photographer Doug Gardner and wildlife guide Reed Chambers trek through the rugged park landscape to photograph the majestic moose. The hike was well worth the effort when they come upon three bull moose and two cows. You will learn that in overcast light, you get a blue tint on your images. Doug recommends adjusting your white balance to warm up the scene. Using a 500mm telephoto, he captures his moose images from a distance because the animals can be dangerous. Come along with Doug and Reed for tips on photographing the moose in its natural habitat.
The six images have been captured, and now it’s time for processing Al Capone’s cell. Post production instructor, Tony Sweet, drags the HDR-processed RAW file into Photomatix, his favorite HDR software. When he runs into a problem with an overexposed skylight, he corrects with tone mapping and the white point point tool. He discusses saturation,…Watch Now >>
The problem in photographing the hall of mirrors was the wide dynamic range of light. In this editing video, post production instructor, Tony Sweet, shows you how to solve that problem in HDR processing. After combining the seven source images, Tony works his HDR image through tone mapping in the Photomatix default setting. He experiments…Watch Now >>
How do you go about processing the tower window, given the difficult lighting? In this video, post-production instructor, Tony Sweet, explains, “This is the classic, high dynamic range situation.” The tower window glows with bright, diffused light, while the cell block falls to deep shadows. You will learn Photomatix software and how Tony goes about…Watch Now >>
How do you process an HDR image that includes extremes of light in an old prison? In this how-to editing video, post-production instructor Tony Sweet takes you through the procedure. He sandwiches the eight exposures into one HDR photograph, moves it into Photomatix. Using the tools, he pushes the contrast way up, then dials up…Watch Now >>