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Old 18th September 2008, 16:27   #3901
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Nice pic Rj! 10-22....?
Dileep thanks buddy. I thought the 10-22's are for the canon's, this was a 18-135mm from Nikkor.

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Old 18th September 2008, 17:04   #3902
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Guru's how can i improve the below 2 pics ?

Sunset at Lady's seat Yercaud.
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Old 18th September 2008, 17:22   #3903
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Try using lower ISO for night shots, something like ISO 80 or 100(lowest possible)
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Try using lower ISO for night shots, something like ISO 80 or 100(lowest possible)
An addition slow shutter speed also.
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Try using lower ISO for night shots, something like ISO 80 or 100(lowest possible)
Aah, this seems to be the trick. I used 400ISO thinking it will be able to capture more in the low light condition. Shutter speed used was 1sec.

thanks TSK.
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Dileep thanks buddy. I thought the 10-22's are for the canon's, this was a 18-135mm from Nikkor.
Oops my bad. 10-20, you do have one from sigma right?

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Aah, this seems to be the trick. I used 400ISO thinking it will be able to capture more in the low light condition. Shutter speed used was 1sec.

thanks TSK.
you will need a tripod though
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you will need a tripod though
Yup! T-BHP's resident Guru's already pulled me up for this!

Trouble is that on a vacation, I'll get beaten up by wifey if i keep lugging a tripod around!
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Yup! T-BHP's resident Guru's already pulled me up for this!

Trouble is that on a vacation, I'll get beaten up by wifey if i keep lugging a tripod around!
Just get this then, will be more than enough for your needs! Honest
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Oops my bad. 10-20, you do have one from sigma right?
Nopes am a poor man wanted to pick up one and haven't yet been able to. But have used the Sigma 10-20, Tokina 12-24 and the Tokina 11-16 and found the Sigma to be the best bet.
So sooner or later I should be flaunting my pics taken with a Sigma .
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Ok so here is my contribution

Somehow the low-res image doesn't seem to work...Still you comments are more than welcome.
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Hopefully this is the last of the lot I have on HDR's. Used Photomatix again, I somehow lots patience during PP and stopped at this. Any ideas from the guru's on how to make it better ?

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From my recent trip to rishikesh.......
Camera used is a simple sony cybershot
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Any ideas from the guru's on how to make it better?
Riju, sky is blown out. Go back to process that again.
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Hopefully this is the last of the lot I have on HDR's. Used Photomatix again, I somehow lots patience during PP and stopped at this. Any ideas from the guru's on how to make it better ?

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Agree with Rudra on that. Specialy clouds are overexposed and lost details. I think you should try and getmore blue into the sky.

But the pic is lovely.Pretty landscape.

Followingis the image of Srisailam dam at night.
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