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Editor's Pick on HDR Spotting

Celebrating just a little today having my ‘Life on the Lake’ chosen as an “Editor’s Pick” on HDR Spotting. Woot!

This is the same image that got to the number 1 most popular spot on 500px.

Here it is on 500px for anyone who’d like to vote for it there ;-):

And the link to HDR Spotting

If you’ve not stopped by make sure you check it out – a superb location to view HDR photography thanks to Trey Ratcliff’s Stuck In Customs.

How I make my "View Extra Large" button/option.

I firstly have to apologise as I intended to do this well over a month ago. Life has become a little crazy round here since then and I had just plain forgotten. Anyways, on with the show…

Quite a few people have asked me how I do the “view extra large” button that I include with my descriptions for my images so here is what I hope, is a quick and easy to understand guide.

This feature works because of the new zoom out coding that RB has put into it’s description section at the last update of the layout. I chose to use it to my advantage to allow people to view my images nice and BIG!! Which is what we all really want isn’t it? So, here’s how I do it.

  • 1. Upload your image to RB and check all the usual boxes, set your mark ups etc.
  • 2. In another brow

Sale - All Washed Up

Many thanks to Ziona and Matt for purchasing a canvas print.

It is always very nice when people like you’re work… it’s a complete honour when someone likes it enough to buy it.

Bronze Award - Epson International Photographic Pano Awards

Very happy today to receive notice that my HDR Panoramic – Mannlichen, Switzerland image was awarded a Bronze Award in the Epson International Photographic Pano Awards.

HUGE thanks to Philip Johnson for suggesting I enter the comp.

For anyone who has not seen the image, it is HERE and the details are below. The LARGE version can be seen _ HERE_.

VIEW LARGE HERE.

Redbubble featured photograph, January 17, 2011.

Redbubble featured HDR photograph, January 17, 2011.

Featured in the HDR Photography and Nikon DSLR Users Group groups, January, 2011.

This is a full 360 degree panoramic.

With the camera on the tripod, it was created from 7 groups of 3 different bracketed exposures, totaling 21 separate photos. Photos were stitched together in photoshop to create three panoramics of d…

"Sunrise for Stephanie" an RB featured photograph and HDR!!

A HUUUUGE thanks to the RedBubble Admin for choosing my “Sunrise for Stephanie” as a feature photograph and HDR piece.

Also a thank you to those wonderful folk who have made purchases (some anon) of this piece towards Stephanie’s memory, and of course, towards helping raise money for the fight against cancer.

As well “Office Works” in Australia in Bundaberg who have donated free of charge 50 laminated A4 sized and 15 laminated A3 sized photo prints for Steph’s husband to sell as well. Massive thanks to them also.

If you haven’t seen this piece of mine, please take a few minutes to read on….

Also available in ‘breast cancer awareness’ pink.

ALL PROFITS FROM THIS PIECE WILL BE DONATED TO THE National Breast Cancer Foundation of Australia.

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