Wildlife in the Grand Teton National Park offers spectacular photo and educational opportunities. In this video, pro wildlife photographer Doug Gardner interviews Director of Wildlife Expeditions David Watson who explains the various guided tours his organization offers in the Grand Tetons and in Yellowstone. Wildlife Expeditions are part of the Teton Science School, and the tours are custom designed as learning experiences for adults, children, families, elder hostels, and groups. As a child, David fell in love with the outdoors and wildlife. He takes Doug into an aspen forest and shows him how Native Americans used the powder of aspen bark as a natural suntan lotion.
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 starts…Watch Now >>
The old prison yard. Outdoor setting. Light sky. Dark stone. Professional photographer and instructor, Tony Sweet, explains, “This is the perfect candidate for an HDR photo, from deep shade to bright sunlight.” You will learn that fast exposures work best in this type of exterior setting in order to minimize ghosting of the moving clouds.…Watch Now >>
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 >>