I felt before I went into the HDR Nik Plugin, I should cover the HDR Toning features that are built into Photoshop.
So here is a quick look at the High Dynamic Range toning options in Photoshop.
Color Correction and the Chain has been Removed
Monochromatic Low Contrast
Monochromatic High Contrast
Photorealistic Low Contrast
Photorealistic High Contrast
Surrealistic Low Contrast
Surrealistic High Contrast
Now that we have established a good baseline, you’ll be ready when we hit up the HDR EFEX PRO 2 Photoshop Plug in some point soon.