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Re: R.I.P. HDR

On Mon, 21 Sep 2009, Don Sweet wrote:

On the topic of HDR, I understand its purpose is simply to depict local
contrast throughout an image where the medium otherwise could not reproduce
it.  Like handwork on a Mortensen negative, it may either be well done or
poorly done depending on the talent of the practitioner.

Don Sweet

"Talent of the practitioner" is only part of the equation, Don. Don't forget "eye of the beholder."