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.
Post production instructor, Tony Sweet, has captured the HDR images in the old prison room under difficult lighting conditions. “It’s my favorite room in the prison,” Tony explains, “because of the various light sources and colors.” The next step is processing the mixed light. You will learn tone mapping in the Photomatix software. Tony startsWatch Now >>
How do you go about HDR processing the prison cell dominated by dark shadows? In this tutorial, post-production instructor, Tony Sweet, will take you through the steps. “I shot very long exposures,” he explains, “and this helped capture the details.” In Photomatix tone mapping, he starts with the default setting and makes the adjustments includingWatch Now >>
A HDR photography session in a deserted prison? Why not! Professional photographer and instructor, Tony Sweet, takes you to an old prison cell block for what he calls “a great HDR venue” because of the dynamic lighting range from bright skylights to dark stone walls. You will learn to deviate from your normal light readingWatch 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 experimentsWatch Now >>