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World in HDR, A


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  • Copyright 2010
  • Edition: 1st
  • Book
  • ISBN-10: 0-321-67994-6
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-321-67994-9

High dynamic range (HDR) photography lets you capture the myriad colors and levels of light that you can see in the real world, and the results are amazing photographs that run the gamut from super real to surreal. Explore this fantastic realm of photography through the unique vision of renowned travel photographer Trey Ratcliff. In this book, Trey shares his phenomenal HDR photographs as well as all the backstory on the adventurous circumstances of their origin. He also reveals the techniques he used to get the final shot. The breathtaking images gracing these pages and the author’s real-world advice for capturing and manipulating images will inspire you to create your own HDR magic. So Trey also includes his simple and straightforward tutorial that teaches you everything you need to know to make your own HDR photographs, whether you’re a beginner, amateur, or professional. A unique blend of practical and inspirational, this book features

  • a breathtaking collection of HDR photographs
  • engaging explanations of how the author achieved the image
  • expert tips for achieving stunning results (and avoiding common mistakes)
  • a foolproof HDR tutorial and software recommendations

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A World in HDR: The Perspective of Light


Download an Excerpt from chapter 2, Photography Evolves

Table of Contents

1.    Welcome to a World in HDR
2.    Photography Evolves
3.    Q and Q
4.    Light and Time
5.    HDR Tutorial
6.    A Few More Tools for your Software Belt
7.    The 10 Principles of Beautiful Photography
8.    My Equipment
9.    What's Next in HDR


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