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Digital photography in China

Digital travel photography in China

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Digital photography in China

Beijing at it’s best was, whenever the wind blew away the smog leaving crystal blue skies and wispy clouds! Digital travel photography whilst being in China was awesome. As with any major city, you’re never alone as a photographer. It’s even more so the case when you’re visiting the hot tourists spots where everyone goes to get those famous shots.

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Night time illumination inside a beautiful church.

The Miracle of HDR

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Night time illumination inside a beautiful church.

When I stopped by in this church it was clear that to capture the full dynamic range of this scene required HDR capture. This meant I would have to bracket my shots. I took enough brackets to ensure that I had the desired amount of detail in the highlights and shadows, as well as ensuring that nothing was blown out (use those blinkies & histogram :-D).

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Travel photography tips – HDR in Prague

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Notes on Prague as promised… Going on holiday with my wife and taking the camera along (not the other way around) can quickly turn into a photographic journey where you’re always in the right place at the wrong time. But you know that something is going wrong when you’re sitting in a coffee shop supposedly relaxing, but hearing a nagging voice in your ear (that isn’t your wife’s) saying, ‘Come on man, it’s the golden hour, you could be getting some great shots now, what are you doing here sipping coffee?

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