Category: HDR

As camera technology continues to advance from cell phone to consumer camera and professional DSLR, it’s helped taken¬†the process of taking and sharing photos to new heights. With the rise of popularity of Instagram, it has completely reshaped how we now view images and people now consume images at an unprecedented rate. With so many […]

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Moro Blue Audi TT Coupe, originally uploaded by hermanau. The pressure was on, and I was seriously getting quite nervous. I found a few guys over the Internet willing to show up with their rides for a photo shoot last week at my “private studio”. I had Bernard with me that night who really relieved […]

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Shot with Sigma 105mm Macro, Nikon D50 I have a few shots published on flickr from the shoot last week with a few friends of mine. This probably is the last one with my car in the same lot since I think I’ve gotten enough practice with the place and I’m ready for the real […]

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Transparency and Reflections, originally uploaded by hermanau. The side entrance of Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles. On a hot sunny day, my friend and I were shooting the famous Disney Concert Hall, which is a hot spot for architectural photography. Not sure if anybody has shot ths angle before, but I’m definitely falling in love […]

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Subaru Impreza WRX, originally uploaded by hermanau. rmed with the proper tools, I went back to my favorite HDR location last night hopefully to get a little inspiration. Knowing the right spots this time, I got lazy and stopped exploring and started exploiting my favorite spot with my dirty car. It took me a while […]

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02 Subaru Impreza WRX, originally uploaded by hermanau. Alright, I’m trying some a little different on this shot. I actually took 7 shots of different exposure on this but I only used 4 of them. Instead of using a wide range of exposure to get a perfectly exposed shot all over, I actually managed to […]

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Shirley’s BMW 330i, originally uploaded by hermanau. My 2nd HDR attempt. This time I talked to my friend to get his advice to clean up most of the distracting visual elements before uploading the final version. I’m confident that this is really really close to getting my HDR the right feel. I don’t want my […]

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Forewords: I hated HDR. Why am I even bothering with it and writing this? It’s only because there are too many that really give HDR a bad name, and I finally got around and decided to learn how to do it well myself. I’m not claiming to be an expert in this and I’m only […]

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Subaru WRX, originally uploaded by hermanau. Finally got around to get my first ever successful HDR shot. I stopped by the parking lot of a close by theatre at night a couple days ago and took a series of shots including this one which I got 4 exposures. I’ve been trying different HDR techniques and […]

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Subaru WRX Wagon, originally uploaded by hermanau. My first night parking lot shot. I’ve always wanted to try these but I don’t have wide angle lens, and so I tried a few with my widest 28mm. That kinda limited myself to what I could shoot, but i’m quite pleased with the results. If you want […]

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