…One of the most popular tone mapping…methods in Photomatix is the Detail Enhancer method.…This goes through and essentially adds selective contrast to the image.…And it really makes dramatic compelling images.…It also has a tendency to really make noise a bit of a problem.…Be careful, if you're using this with images that have high ISO settings.…These particular images were shot at ISO 500.…They look pretty clean. I don't see a lot of noise…in there.…I do have relatively shallow depth of field but, that looks good.…
Let's process this here and combine them.…Okay, let's bring these images in and use the Details Enhancer.…This is a three bracket set. This particular shoot was from a tripod.…I didn't really see any problem with noise.…But there is some high contrast…color areas, so I'll Reduce chromatic aberration.…Click Align and Merge.…And the images are converted, aligned and opened.…Okay let's adjust the user interface. And stick with the Details Enhancer.…
All right.…I'm going to choose the Detail Enhancer presets and we'll step through…
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- Loading bracketed photos
- Aligning source images
- Reducing noise and chromatic aberration
- Tone mapping with methods
- Fusing a single image or multiple images
- Removing color cast
- Automating with batch processing
Skill Level Intermediate
HDR Photography: Shooting and Processingwith Ben Long4h 58m Intermediate
1. Loading Bracketed Photos
2. Preprocessing Images with Photomatix
3. An Overview of Tone Mapping and the Exposure Fusion Workflow
4. Tone Mapping in Depth
5. Exposure Fusion in Depth
6. Advanced Options to Solve Problems
7. Post-Processing Your Image with Finishing Touches
Final thoughts1m 4s
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