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The Chinese Pagoda at 228 Peace Park in Zhongzheng District, Taipei, Taiwan :: HDR | by :: Artie | Photography :: Travel ~ Oct
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The Chinese Pagoda at 228 Peace Park in Zhongzheng District, Taipei, Taiwan :: HDR

Quite a no of new + old photos to post yet so little time for flickr. As u can see, when time permits, right mood & not being lazy, i can definitely push myself a little more to post :) anyway, my 2nd post for the day (nothing new actually) but within 12 hours! (that's new!) amazing to me! enjoy & good nite for now!

 

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The Chinese Pagoda at 228 Peace Park in Zhongzheng District, Taipei, Taiwan

 

The Shot

 

Standard 3 exposure shots (+2..0..-2 EV) in RAW with tripod

 

Tripod :: Manfrotto 055XPROB with 322RC2 head

Camera :: Canon 5D Mark II

Lens :: Canon EF 17-40mm F/4L USM

 

Photomatix

 

- Tonemapped generated HDR using detail enhancer option

 

Photoshop

 

- Added 3 layer mask effect of 'curves' for contrast in selective area

- Added 1 layer mask effect of 'saturation' (reds & greens) to tone down the pagoda

- Added 1 layer mask effect of 'saturation' (yellows) to tone down the water

- Added 1 layer mask effect of 'saturation' (reds & yellows) to tone down the sky

- Added 1 layer mask effect of 'saturation' (blues) to darken the sky

 

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Taken on April 2, 2011