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HDRI use for clouds, detail, and shadows West Coast University North Hollywood, California USA *Note the details within the clouds, the shadows and the highlights on the metal structures. Robidoux Public Library, Rubidoux, California USA *Note inside and outside exposures show full detail. St Gregory's Church, Los Angeles, California USA *Note the stained glass, and wall wash lighting maintain detail. St Gregory's Church, Los Angeles, California USA *Note the stained glass, wall wash and pews all maintain detail. 1st example of HDRI NO HDRI effect 2nd Example of HDRI slight effect 3rd Example of HDRI Moderate effect 4t Example with severe  "Grunge" HDRI effect Amerillum Brands Office, Oceanside, California USA *Note the ceiling detail is not blown-out and shadows & exterior show detail. Amerillum Brands Office, Oceanside, California USA *Note the ceiling detail is not blown-out and shadows & exterior show detail. Amerillum Brands Office, Oceanside, California USA *Note the ceiling detail is not blown-out. Amerillum Brands Office, Oceanside, California USA *Note the ceiling detail is not blown-out and shadows show detail. Amerillum Brands Office, Oceanside, California USA *Note the ceiling detail is not blown-out and shadows show detail. Amerillum Brands Office, Oceanside, California USA * Note the light fixtures, and the counter are almost equal. Amerillum Brands Office, Oceanside, California USA * Note the light fixtures, the counter and outside exposures are almost equal. Office lunchroom Oceanside, California USA *Note the ceiling and fixture detail, the shadows, highlights and the outside exposure. Robidoux Public Library, Rubidoux, California USA *Note light fixtures room exposure show equal detail. Office Irvine, California USA *Note that the fixture detail and the room have a matched exposure. Office Irvine, California USA *Note that the fixtures and the room have a matched exposure. Lunch Room at and office in Santa Ana, California. *Note the fixture globe exposure the ceiling fixtures, and the shadows are true to the eye. Lunch Room at and office in Santa Ana, California. *Note the fixture globe exposure the ceiling fixtures, and the shadows are true to the eye. Lunch Room at and office in Santa Ana, California. *Note the fixture globe exposure and the room exposure are true to the eye. Medical Office Arcadia, California USA*Note the ceiling lights, and the room all show full detail. Coldwell Banker Commercial, Carlsbad, California USA (HDR "Painterly" effect) Coldwell Banker Commercial, Carlsbad, California USA (HDR normal effect) HDRI used to maintain the detail in sign, sky and light wash on building HDRI use for product on building exterior *Note the detail in the shaded under-canopy, the sky, clouds and tree foliage
  • HDRI use for clouds, detail, and shadows
  • West Coast University North Hollywood, California USA *Note the details within the clouds, the shadows and the highlights on the metal structures.
  • Robidoux Public Library, Rubidoux, California USA *Note inside and outside exposures show full detail.
  • St Gregory's Church, Los Angeles, California USA *Note the stained glass, and wall wash lighting maintain detail.
  • St Gregory's Church, Los Angeles, California USA *Note the stained glass, wall wash and pews all maintain detail.
  • 1st example of HDRI NO HDRI effect
  • 2nd Example of HDRI slight effect
  • 3rd Example of HDRI Moderate effect
  • 4t Example with severe  "Grunge" HDRI effect
  • Amerillum Brands Office, Oceanside, California USA *Note the ceiling detail is not blown-out and shadows & exterior show detail.
  • Amerillum Brands Office, Oceanside, California USA *Note the ceiling detail is not blown-out and shadows & exterior show detail.
  • Amerillum Brands Office, Oceanside, California USA *Note the ceiling detail is not blown-out.
  • Amerillum Brands Office, Oceanside, California USA *Note the ceiling detail is not blown-out and shadows show detail.
  • Amerillum Brands Office, Oceanside, California USA *Note the ceiling detail is not blown-out and shadows show detail.
  • Amerillum Brands Office, Oceanside, California USA * Note the light fixtures, and the counter are almost equal.
  • Amerillum Brands Office, Oceanside, California USA * Note the light fixtures, the counter and outside exposures are almost equal.
  • Office lunchroom Oceanside, California USA *Note the ceiling and fixture detail, the shadows, highlights and the outside exposure.
  • Robidoux Public Library, Rubidoux, California USA *Note light fixtures room exposure show equal detail.
  • Office Irvine, California USA *Note that the fixture detail and the room have a matched exposure.
  • Office Irvine, California USA *Note that the fixtures and the room have a matched exposure.
  • Lunch Room at and office in Santa Ana, California. *Note the fixture globe exposure the ceiling fixtures, and the shadows are true to the eye.
  • Lunch Room at and office in Santa Ana, California. *Note the fixture globe exposure the ceiling fixtures, and the shadows are true to the eye.
  • Lunch Room at and office in Santa Ana, California. *Note the fixture globe exposure and the room exposure are true to the eye.
  • Medical Office Arcadia, California USA*Note the ceiling lights, and the room all show full detail.
  • Coldwell Banker Commercial, Carlsbad, California USA (HDR "Painterly" effect)
  • Coldwell Banker Commercial, Carlsbad, California USA (HDR normal effect)
  • HDRI used to maintain the detail in sign, sky and light wash on building
  • HDRI use for product on building exterior *Note the detail in the shaded under-canopy, the sky, clouds and tree foliage