Not the greatest shot in the world but I thought it was pretty cool. It’s one of those opportunities a photographer rarely gets when at the zoo! Single exposure HDR tone mapped using Photomatix Pro and final post processing done in Photoshop with the use of Topaz.
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Software I use for processing my photos:
Photomatix – Used for creating high dynamic range.
Topaz Adjust – Photoshop plugin used to enhance details.
Topaz DeNoise – Photoshop plugin used to eliminate noise.
Topaz Clean – Photoshop plugin used to smooth pixels.
Topaz Simplify – Photoshop plugin used for artistic affect.
Photography Style: Single Exposure HDR
Digital Camera Used: Canon 5D Mark2
Lens Used: Canon 100-400mm f/5.6L USM
Photo Location: Miami Metro Zoo, Florida