Posts made in April, 2012

Toulouse Bridges

Posted by on Apr 13, 2012 in Canon EOS 60D, France, HDR, Sunset, Toulouse, Travel | Comments Off on Toulouse Bridges

I’ve decided to create an HDR version of this photo from Toulouse just to see the difference. The first one is the HDR version:

And this one is just the middle exposure tweaked a bit in Lightroom:

Not a huge difference but I like the HDR version a bit more.

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Toulouse Cathedral

Posted by on Apr 11, 2012 in Canon EOS 60D, France, HDR, Toulouse, Travel | Comments Off on Toulouse Cathedral

This irregular cathedral (Cathédrale Saint-Étienne de Toulouse in French) consists of two incomplete churches (according to Wikipedia). It looks quite strange from the outside and even more from the inside. I usually have troubles with my tripod in many churches. They don’t like it when I use it (but most of the time I figure something out:). I was quite surprised I had no problem in Toulouse.

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The Spiral

Posted by on Apr 9, 2012 in Canon EOS 60D, France, HDR, Night, Toulouse, Travel | Comments Off on The Spiral

Taking pictures during the night takes patience. You often have to wait for many long seconds for picture to get exposed properly. If it’s cold, it’s even worse:). This one was no exception. I took it in Toulouse by the river. Fortunately the temperature was quite ok:).

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Renovating

Posted by on Apr 8, 2012 in Canon EOS 60D, France, HDR, Toulouse, Travel | Comments Off on Renovating

I went outside the church in Toulouse and I discovered this vehicle there. It was an easy target with my wide-angle lens:).

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Road to Tournefeuille

Posted by on Apr 5, 2012 in France, HDR, Sunset, Toulouse, Travel | Comments Off on Road to Tournefeuille

The first evening in Toulouse ended with a great pizza at Mongelli Pizzas. The pizza there is delicious, if you’re ever nearby, make sure to check it out. These nice trees were on the way there. I was with my uncle and even though we were hungry, my uncle suggested we should take some pictures. I’m glad he did:).

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