Hancock after Nightfall

© Paul A. Schneider

Hancock after Nightfall

Uploaded: October 07, 2006


This photo of the John Hancock Building was taken from North Ave. Beach while shooting lightning in Chicago over Lake Michigan. The image is created from 5 photos merged together to make an HDR (High Dynamic Range) Photo. The image has higher detail in the shadows and hightlights using this technique. Shooting images like this you take one of the correct exposure, one a stop over, one two stops over, as well as one stop and two stops under.
Great for landscapes that have exposure levels hard to catpure at just one setting and having blown out or under exposed areas.


randy dannheim October 07, 2006

Over my head, but well done Paul. #535896

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe October 07, 2006

Excellent nightscape Paul! Jeff #3420484

Paul A. Schneider October 09, 2006

Thanks, I have more of these Im working on around the Chicago area. Also a few country landscapes

Paul #3427633

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