Last week, I showed you a couple of images that I processed with a goal of creating an extended dynamic range. One was processed in Lightroom from a single image and one was processed from three separate images in Photomatix to create an HDR image. This grew largely from an experiment with a Canon 5D Mark II RAW file to see how far I could push the dynamic range from a single file in Lightroom 2.5. Nothing scientific. Just a little fun.
If you missed it, here is the original post.
To make things a little more interesting, I posted both images with metadata stripped and asked you to decide which was a single image processed in Lightroom and which was a combination of 3 images processed in Photomatix. Take a look at the results of that poll below. [Read more...]