Posts Tagged ‘Chicago’

Helpful tip from NIK and an improved workflow

Helpful tip from NIK and an improved workflow

For those that saw the discussion on twitter – I’d shared some issues getting alignment of a set of handheld images when processed using NIK’s HDR Efex Pro.  (original post, and NIK’s response in the comments). Josh from NIK was kind enough to share a link to an alternate workflow for aligning images in CS5 [...]


Chicago Footsteps: Photo of the day

Copyright 2010, Steve Black (click for larger version) Taking a break for today from my recent ‘Simplicity’ theme to share an HDR image from Chicago. I like the link between the hustle and bustle of all the people working in the skyscrapers in Chicago and the busy footprints of these statues in Grant Park. Processed [...]


Semi-transparent: Photo of the day

A lightly-processed HDR from Millenium Park in Chicago.  The bright sunlight was pushing through the water and glass blocks from the other side.  Doesn’t feel obviously HDR to me.  What do you think? -Steve Recommend on FacebookTweet about itSubscribe to the comments on this postTell a friend


End of Summer: Photo of the day

As I was in Chicago for the weekend, I spent some time at Millenium Park on Sunday morning.  It was a chilly morning, but there were still some families out playing in the water at the Crown Fountains.  I loved this shot of the boy running across the reflecting pool.  I’m sure his parents didn’t [...]


Tuesday thoughts: HDR with CS5 vs. Photomatix 4 Beta

I spent the weekend in Chicago to see some friends and catch Dave Matthews Band at Wrigley Field (perfect fall weather for it – absolutely amazing).  As I packed light, I brought my Panasonic GH1 with me and left the tripod behind. I shot for an hour or so on Sunday morning, enjoying the cool [...]