— Lesson 03 —

HDR and Luminosity Masking

with Nicole S. Young

Nicole S. Young

Nicole is a photographer and educator based in Oregon. She writes, travels around the world with her camera, and shares her knowledge about photography through her books, training, and online articles.

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Video Download — Instructions

Lesson 03: HDR and Luminosity Masking

This lesson is all about merging HDR images and using Luminosity Masking. The student file this week shows and HDR merge using a series of bracketed files.

Learn How to Photograph Exposures for HDR

Practice Files

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To download these videos with closed-captioning, please click here (.zip file, 226.8 MB).

Keyboard Shortcuts

Here are the keyboard shortcuts used in this lesson:

Description Mac PC
Undo your last command Cmd + Z Ctrl + Z
Select multiple photos at once Shift + Click Shift + Click
Zoom in and out Cmd + / Cmd – Ctrl + / Ctrl –
Preview Sharpening masking Opt + move Threshold slider Alt + move Threshold slider
Delete a photo from ON1 and your computer Delete key Backspace key