Tip of the Day: Digital Exposure Correction

This method is thorough but does require a tripod and two frames taken at different exposure settings to give you one for the ground and one for the sky. I have used a similar method of layer masking using only one picture, duplicating the layer and adjusting it to give me my . This only requires one initial exposure and a few minutes in Photoshop, the downside to this method being higher noise levels in your darker exposure if the contrast in your image is too high. —Matthew PanzarinoContributi