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A little experiment using panoramic techniques
.One of my most popular images is this staircase, it is in the Queen Victoria Building , one of the treasures of Sydney. recently the has been a large amount of restoration work been carried out so I decided to do a return visit to checkout the new paintwork.
The dominant feature is the central dome, consisting of an interior glass dome and a copper-sheathed exterior, topped by a domed cupola. Smaller domes of various sizes are on the roofline, including a pair overtopping each end of the rectangular building.
Equipment : Nikon D300 , Sigma 10-20mm lens, shot handheld.
Technique: HDR 5 Bracketted exposures, tonemapped in Photomatix , small adjustment in Capture NX