Recent content by slowclown

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    New Canon 40D, HELP!!

    This might help some. Canon has an 11 part online manual for the 40D. Here's part 1.
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    HDR questions

    Here are a few tutorials that I've come across: This guy has quite a few links:
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    Amber Sky

    Took this the other day and was my first real attempt at using layer masks and curves. Comments, critiques, advice? Here is the original
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    My first attempt at HDR, not so good.

    Here are some tutorials that I have been going through. This guy has a few: and.. I downloaded the Photomatrix demo, I'm going to try it with the same...
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    My first attempt at HDR, not so good.

    Being from TN, Walmart was always a staple of everyday living but for the past 5 years living in LA, I haven't been to a Walmart. They're as scarce here as biscuits and gravy.
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    My first attempt at HDR, not so good.

    Thanks for all of the replies! The tripod is a must I know. When I get my own camera, the tripod will be right next to it in the shopping cart. I used Photoshop CS2, "Automate > Merge to HDR". Thanks, I'll try that next time. Thanks, for that I layered in one of the RAW files underneath just...
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    My first attempt at HDR, not so good.

    So I borrowed my girlfriends camera since I still saving up for one(she just got the Pentax K10D) to try an HDR image. I've seen what some other people have done with HDR images and I'm hooked. So I did some reading and gave it a shot, no pun intended. I used the 5-frame auto bracketing on the...
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    Here is my dog Bullet. You can't really tell from these shots but he only has one eye.
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    Devil's Punchbowl

    I was not aware of those places. Thanks, I'll check them out. I'm always looking for some cool to go within an hour or two of LA.
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    Devil's Punchbowl

    That was my first time. My friend and I try to periodically go on hiking trips. One big one each year and shorter trips a few times a year to keep us sane. Our first trip was to Yosemite for 3 days and Devil's Punchbowl was the 2nd trip. D.P. is about an hour and a half from us so it was a good...
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    Devil's Punchbowl

    My first post! Hope you guys like them. a few from my trip to Devil's Punchbowl in California. 1. 2. 3.
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    Trainstations and Tubes

    Here is one of mine. The Metro station in Los Angeles.