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.
If you've seen the movie 'The Other Guys' you'll know about the drunken night scene. It's a great piece of film making and a truly original way of capturing images. It's almost impossible to imagine how they achieved the effect but luckily, this video explains all!
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
Those of you who've been following FPR for a while (thanks by the way!) may remember an interview I did with Sarah Lee regarding her exceptional underwater and surf photography. Recently Sarah has been the subject of a SmugMug film celebrating her work, entitled 'Sarah Lee: Capturing What You Can't Control' 10102
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
There are many different effects, filters, actions and tutorials on how to add gritty and grungy effects to your photos. Below is a small selection of some great resources for use on your portraits and candid images. 10080