Jon from PingMag recently went out on a gloomy Tokyo day to snap pictures and combined them using HDR imaging for a very cool effect. Click image for full-sized version.
From the article: “The main concept behind High Dynamic Range imaging is that you are taking several normal photos and combining them. By combining photos of the same scene at different exposure levels, you create a a surreal image with hyper-real colours and detail.”
“Combining my exposures into HDR images, normal buildings took on an atmosphere of menace – the grey tone of the sky became much stronger and the detail level of the buildings themselves seemed to make them bear down on you – therefore I nicknamed this set of photos ‘Tokyo Gotham’…”