Learn about HDR Photography and Photomatix

Camera Setup for HDR

Automatic Exposure Bracketing (AEB) Setup

HDR starts with taking multiple exposures. Learn how to set up Exposure Bracketing on various camera models.

Photographing interiors with bright windows

Learn how to set up your camera to overcome lighting challenges in interiors with bright light coming through the windows. This exposure bracketing technique will let you take perfectly exposed real estate interiors without lighting equipment.

Photomatix Pro

Photomatix Pro Video Tutorials

Watch tutorials on using Photomatix Pro with landscape and real estate photos.

HDR from a single photo

Learn how to use Photomatix Pro with just one exposure, with one of those three HDR with a single RAW file techniques.

Real Estate Photography


Photography Techniques

Business & Marketing

Course review

SLR Lounge articles

Software review





Interview with photogrammetry expert Barry Bassnett

Barry tells us about his work, the benefits of using 32-bit HDR in the photogrammetry process, and shares his views on the photogrammetry industry today.

Bracketed Exposure Tools

AEB settings by camera model

Auto Exposure Bracketing settings (number of bracketed frames, max EV step increment and burst rate) for various camera models from Canon, Nikon, Sony, Panasonic, Olympus, Fuji and other camera manufaturers.

HDR Exposure Calculator

Shows you the exposures to take when photographing a very high contrast scene (e.g. room interior with a bright window), based on two metering readings.

Promote Control

Advanced bracketing control for DSLRs. Useful for HDR time-lapse and for cameras with limited bracketing options.

Further readings

High Dynamic Range Images FAQ

Definition, terminology and information on the technical/scientific concepts behind HDR imaging in layman terms.

The HDRI Handbook 2.0

High Dynamic Range Imaging for Photographers and CG Artists by Christian Bloch: In-depth exploration of all aspects of HDR imaging and techniques, including practical tips, artist interviews, and step-by-step tutorials.

Complete guide to High Dynamic Range digital photography

Practically oriented guide by Ferrell McCollough, well illustrated and with technical advices you will not find anywhere else.