It appears that Summer may actually have arrived in the UK. After months of storms, floods and generally crap weather there's suddenly colour everywhere and stunning sunsets. Here's a few images from the past few days... The images were all taken in and around Hedsor, Bucks.
Early morning shoots offer some great light and tranquility. Spring sunrises seem somewhat more 'pastel' than in Winter which offers a nice alternative to the past few months sunrise shooting.
I'm not going to go into technical details and step by step guides on how to post process HDR, there's plenty of other tutorials that will run through this for you (including this one!). These are 6 easy rules to remember when taking and processing images for HDR that will ensure a successful end result.
Reprocessing old photos is something that every photographer should include in their schedule. With new software and techniques being shared every day online, applying new ways of processing your images shouldn't be reserved only for new images, older shots should be considered too.
One of the filter tools I use for my post processing is Pixlr-o-Matic. It's a free Chrome app that offers a number of filters and effects for your images. I have previously written a review of the mobile app version of the solution, Pixlr Express. Below are a couple of the images from yesterday, processed through Pixlr-o-Matic :) 10129
As an ode to my current, but not for long, VRS, I thought I'd capture one last image. The photo was taken in a local car park at night and so the conditions weren't perfect, here's how I created VRS. 10106
If you're a traditionalist then the sight of Daffodils flowering in the UK signals Easter. This year Easter's late (a month away) but no one seems to have told nature!