What I learned from Gollywop -- and what I wonder

Started Mar 26, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Re: What I learned from Gollywop -- and what I wonder
In reply to Anders W, Mar 27, 2013

Anders W wrote:

Good. So we can move on to the question of when those rules should be violated (there certainly are such cases) and when we can do better by using multiple exposures or other special tricks, e.g., magenta filtering.

One special case is when you've exceeded the dynamic range of the sensor, evidenced on the E-M5 by both orange and blue blinkies in areas of the photo in which you'd like to preserve detail.

This can be dealt with by taking multiple exposures and blending them in software.  The two alternatives for multiple exposures are shooting at the same settings and bracketing.  Alternatives for blending include HDR software, stacking and blending using averaging or some other blend mode and manually choosing which parts of which image to include in the combined image.

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