Doug Stockdale's Singular Images

June 7, 2014

Memory pods – HDR

Filed under: Photography — Tags: — Doug Stockdale @ 3:22 am


Untitled (HDR Memory pods #01 and #02) copyright 2014 Douglas Stockdale

These are a par of HDR manipulated photographs that were fun to play with. The straight version is similar to Memory pods #37 that I posted here early in the week. I was aware of the Snapseed HDR mode, poked at it earlier and I did not like the results for what I was trying to achieve.

Today was just about messing around and pushing this image’s limits, the one above with a higher saturation with more intense color and the image below with a much toned down saturation leaning towards monochromatic. Two different visual effects, and most will probably gravitate to one or the other.

For my personal work, I am not a fan of the HDR effect and in fact this is my first attempt in working with it. I will admit that its been kinda of fun tweaking these images with a totally different visual appearance. Like always eating vanilla ice cream and then some gives you a big scope of dark chocolate.

Every once in a while, you gotta try something different.





  1. […] discussing the Snapsneed app and the HDR mode yesterday, thought I should come clean with my messing around with the Snapsneed Grunge mode. This is a […]

    Pingback by Memory pods – Grunge mode | Doug Stockdale's Singular Images — June 7, 2014 @ 9:41 pm

  2. […] The couple of over-the-top Grunge mode did fair, but the winner? The de-saturated HDR that I posted here (bottom photo, so I will edit the post and move it to the top). For my sensibilities, of the four […]

    Pingback by Memory pods – more HDR | Doug Stockdale's Singular Images — June 8, 2014 @ 5:53 pm

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