HDR, or high dynamic range imaging, is a technique used to show the dynamic range between the lightest and darkest areas of an image that occur in standard lighting — more contrast basically. This effect makes normal photos look like beautiful drawings, due to the overlay of both light and dark images. We’ve rounded up some of the best pictures by amateur photographers for your viewing enjoyment. Click here to view the first image in this gallery. Continue reading to watch two incredible HDR videos.