Originally Posted by treeshark
Seems odd to call photographic images real. When I gaze out at the world through my eyes it seems quite different to a photograph.
that's because our eyes adjust to differing lights much quicker
a camera can only realy expose accurate to give the best details HDR PHOTOGRAPHY GETS CLOSE TO OUR OWN EYES WHERE MANY EXPOSURES TO DIFFERING LIGHT VALUES ARE BLENDED thus giving photography near to how the human eye would see it
although HDR is a technique of the digital age and not much use for moving subjects