Arizona Rattlesnakes

Arizona Rattlesnakes
Aug
18th
2008

Speckled Rattlesnake

Here’s my second-ever Speckled Rattlesnake (Crotalus mitchellii) I’ve ever found. The somewhat surreal look to the pictures is due to a compositing technique known as HDR, which are becoming quite popular these days. Fortunately for me, a goo 90% of the HDR pictures out there are of old barns or graphiti, so at least I’m doing something unique.

Speckled Rattlesnake
Speckled Rattlesnake (closer)


 

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2 Responses to “Speckled Rattlesnake”

  1. Bryan says:

    HDR = High Dynamic Range. It’s multiple exposures combined to make a sort of ‘superexposure’ with a broader range of values.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/High_dynamic_range_imaging

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