Back to the Beginning

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As part of my MA, I was asked to review my earliest work and reflect: What do you see in it? Thought I’d post my answers here. I have to really start at the beginning here. I was a painter (and I wrote poetry). In fact, I wanted to go to Art College, but as a first generation ‘boomer’, I …

Pet hate – insensitive HDR

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I occasionally use multiple images stacked to balance exposures in HDR. Not particularly eitherĀ a “Nikon or Leica” thing (I shoot on both), but it is a well used process in landscape and architectural work. That said, I have a pet hate – over processed and overblown. So I processed an image taken a while back on the Nikon D800, at …