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Elements 10 - HDR

gjfereday 3 46 United Kingdom
17 Jul 2012 9:17AM
Is it possible to merge photo's together and produce HDR images within Elements. I'm still getting to grips with the whole thing so apologies if it a bit of a daft question. If so, how do I go about it?


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mlewis 10 1.5k United Kingdom
17 Jul 2012 12:32PM
I don't believe you can in Elements.
gjfereday 3 46 United Kingdom
17 Jul 2012 12:40PM
i think i've sussed it and downloaded a trial version of oloneo.

JackAllTog Plus
6 4.1k 58 United Kingdom
17 Jul 2012 2:21PM
I think you can crudely take 2 shots and combine them - not tried it yet.
Menu at the top left and one of the sub menu's i think.
17 Jul 2012 7:13PM
It is quite simple to merge several layers taken at different exposures, with areas erased to produce an HDR image. Alignment of the layers has to be done manually, so a good tripod and auto bracketing is a good way to work.

However "Tone Mapping" is something completely different and is what some people consider to be "HDR" this will be done a lot easier with a dedicated program.

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