I only processed one image tonight, but I’m extremely happy with how it came out. Click on the small version below to view it larger in the lightbox:
This is an HDR created from three bracketed photos in Photomatix V4. Amazingly, I can find no obvious ghosting in this image, even though it was a breezy that day. This shot was taken deep in the canyon, which offered some protection from the wind….plus, I think I just got darned lucky.
After merging the photos and tonemapping them in Photmatix, I adjusted the image using the Curves tool in Paintshop Pro X3, and then bumped up the saturation and sharpened it slightly (Overlay).
I love this shot….it’s so peaceful and serene, and totally Zen.