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1800 sales and other two images accepted ...

A salute to the entire community of Dreamstime, I recently reached 1800 sales and have accepted two images, which are also my first tone mapping and a panoramic photograph. The program that I used for thetone mapping is SNS HDR, which has a great algorithm, as it creates a very soft HDR. The panoramic photograph is composed of 9 raw images, combined with the plug in Photomerge of PhotoshopCC. I hope you enjoy them, I renew my greetings!   continue reading

Highlight Tone Priority explained

Applies to: Canon EOS digital Rebel DSLR cameras, general concept applies to entire line of Canon DSLRsThere is a lot of confusion regarding the highlight tone priority and how it works. The internet is full of misleading and completely weird information on the subject while Canon does not actually reveal anything much in the camera user manuals. So here are the common questions answered very clearly as facts. I have verified these myself after consulting Canon's firmware operations and carrying... continue reading

Creating punchy colour using the PS Channel Mixer

So here is a controlled way of pushing colour to your liking using an adjustment layer and the Channel Mixer.Ensure your image has the correct white balance and tones before proceeding.1. I like to always duplicate the background. (Ctrl+J - windows)2. From the Layers pallet, go to the bottom choose the "Create new fill or adjustment layer" button and choose > Channel Mixer.3. The Channel Mixer window opens on your red output channel, here you dial in +144% red; -20% green and blue.4. Go... continue reading

Dodge and burn

I want to share an easy non - destructive way of dodging and burning with you which I recently learned.Open a n image in Photoshop and make a copy of your background layer with Ctrl + j.Open another new blank layer,choose "Soft Light" from the menu while creating the layer and click the box below. ( % 50 grey thing ! )You will get another new blank grey layer.Press D and change the color mode to default.Now lower the Opacity and Flow to about % 50 or less.And choose a soft... continue reading

Whisky affective tone

Chinese tea set and whiskey bottle....I thought that this is two cultures.but it is very wonderful when putting them together.I like drinking tea,but I like whiskey bottles,especially like their wide variety of shape and color.Although rarely drink, but there is a bar at home,I have 100 more than various whiskey in bar.Perhaps I prefer a kind of ambience.I am always on the side of drinking tea, while listening to music, and then enjoy a variety of whiskey, I feel it is a kind of enjoyment.... continue reading

High Dynamic Range Images (HDR)

Since the last camera upgrade last year (details here), I've been experimenting with the HDR techniques. My previous cameras did not have the exposure auto-bracketing function, and this function was one of the reasons why I have decided to buy a Canon 450D.HDR comes from Higy Dynamic Range images and refers to images having a greater dynamic range of luminance between the light and darker part of a scene than normal photography techniques. Its intention is to more accurately render the wide range... continue reading

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