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High-dynamic-range imaging (HDRI or HDR) is a set of techniques used in imaging and photography to reproduce a greater dynamic range of luminosity than possible using standard digital imaging or photographic techniques. HDR images can represent more accurately the range of intensity levels found in real scenes, from direct sunlight to faint starlight, and is often captured by way of a plurality of differently exposed pictures of the same subject matter.

Non-HDR cameras take photographs with a limited exposure range, resulting in the loss of detail in bright or dark areas. HDR compensates for this loss of detail by capturing multiple photographs at different exposure levels and combining them to produce a photograph representative of a broader tonal range.

The two primary types of HDR images are computer renderings and images resulting from merging multiple low-dynamic-range (LDR) or standard-dynamic-range (SDR) photographs. HDR images can also be acquired using special image sensors, like oversampled binary image sensor. Tone mapping methods, which reduce overall contrast to facilitate display of HDR images on devices with lower dynamic range, can be applied to produce images with preserved or exaggerated local contrast for artistic effect.

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Comments (52)

Frederic Baiges on July 22, 2013

Bonica foto, ben treballada. Like

Salutacions.

▓ ☻ galloelprimo ☻ ▓ on July 23, 2013

Gran cielo bien captado, me gusta!! like 21 + + favorite 11

Bassam Jayousi on July 23, 2013

A fantastic capture, really beautiful! Like+Ys

Greetings and best wishes, Bassam


C haydeé on July 23, 2013

Hola Arhur

Muy bonita fotografía con hermosos colores.

Like y favorite

Saludos cordiales desde Argentina, _Chaydeé _

Beautiful photo! Like!

Ricardo Filho on July 27, 2013

Very beautiful

LIKE 25 + FAV 14

Best wishes, Ricardo

Jungfrau on July 29, 2013

Remek színek!L+YS

Jungfrau on July 29, 2013

Remek színek!L+YS

Eduardosco Chavez on August 1, 2013

Hermosos colores

Impresionante HDR

YSL

¡Excelente foto!

Ilie Olar on August 5, 2013

Beautiful view! YSL! Greetings from Romania, Ilie

dunkelkristall on August 5, 2013

I LIKE it. Best wishes, Michael.

hamed rezaei ziaei on August 7, 2013

very very very beautiful.big LIKE.Wish you success

Alireza Javaheri on August 7, 2013

I LIKE this nice Photo best wishes - A-J

mostafa meraji (Qom … on August 11, 2013

Superb shot!. L i k e

**omidka&Arman** on August 11, 2013

بسیار زیبا

L +♥YS♥ ♥傘با آرزوی موفقیت 傘♥

Moni Quayle on August 23, 2013

Lovely composition...Mr. Pachangi I really LIKE&fav your wonderful picture!


Best wishes, -moni

Spiros Nousiadis on August 23, 2013

Ωραία λήψη και ενδιαφέρουσα ματιά! Μου αρέσει! Χαιρετισμούς Σπύρος

A Mastalerz on August 23, 2013

Excellent work! Like, Greetings, A. Mastalerz.

LeenieforLena on August 23, 2013

Wonderful composition, fabulous colours of nature !

Like & YS

Greetings,

Lena

CHO PIGU on August 26, 2013

Fantastic scenery breathtaking!!

Wonderful photo!

L&F

My best photos

ちょぴぐ Greetings from Japan。

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